Archive for November 2013

Celebrating Thanksgiving in the USVI

Thanksgiving, one of the biggest U.S. holidays, celebrates thanks and gratitude for family, food, and the previous year’s prosperity. Thanksgiving is also celebrated widely throughout the Caribbean, most notably in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puert...

Wednesday27 Nov 2013

Iggie’s Corner presents Drink of the Week: Strawberry Passion PainKiller

Get yourself in the USVI Mood with a Strawberry Passion PainKiller 2 ounces strawberry rum 2 ounces passion fruit rum 1 ounce oj 1 ounce pineapple juice Squirt of coco Lopez Splash of strawberry syrup ...

Friday22 Nov 2013

Bolongo Bay Beach Resort at the Tommy Star Tourism Awards Gala

Tommy Star Tourism Awards Gala This past weekend St. Thomas celebrated the best of the best in the tourism and hospitality industry with the 12th annual Tommy Star Awards Gala. This event showcases the individuals who exhibit the highest standards o...

Thursday21 Nov 2013

Enjoy Carnival Night at Iggie’s Beach Bar & Grill

Carnival Night is one of the highlights of the week at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort in St. Thomas. Visitors staying at Bolongo Bay and other nearby hotels, as well as island locals, have been enjoying this Wednesday night party for over 30 years! The fun...

Monday18 Nov 2013

Iggie’s Corner presents Drink of the Week: Pineapple Orange Pain killer

TGIF!!! Get the weekend started off with a Pineapple Orange Pain killer 1 oz pineapple Cruzan Rum 1 oz orange Cruzan Rum ½ oz cream of coconut 2 oz pineapple juice 2 oz orange juice ...

Friday15 Nov 2013

Paradise Jam Basketball Tournament – St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

It’s almost Thanksgiving again, which means one thing in St. Thomas (besides turkey) – Paradise Jam Basketball Tournament! The 14th annual college basketball tournament will take place the week surrounding Thanksgiving, featuring top ranked men...

Wednesday13 Nov 2013

Iggie’s Corner presents Drink of the Week: Sun Kiss

Are you ready for the weekend? Bring the taste of the USVI Home with a This week's drink of the week: The 'Sun Kiss' 1 oz cruzan orange rum 1 oz cruzan citrus rum 1/2 oz triple sec 3 oz orange juice 1/2 oz sprite ...

Friday08 Nov 2013

Sailing The Virgin Islands On The Heavenly Days

The Heavenly Days, Bolongo Bay Beach Resort’s 53’ catamaran, is one of the best sailing excursions in the Virgin Islands. Whether you are looking for a full day sail to beautiful St. John, a half-day sail to Buck Island, or a sunset sail into the...

Thursday07 Nov 2013

Iggie’s Corner presents “Drink of the Week” Steve’s Caribbean Oasis

Steves Caribbean Oasis  You will need: 2 oz. Cruzan Passion Fruit Rum 2 oz. of Cruzan Pineapple Rum 1 oz. Ting Grapefruit Soda 1 oz. Orange Juice. Pour and Shake all ingredients together and serve over ice in a highball and garnish with a cher...

Saturday02 Nov 2013