Monthly Archives: June 2022

Restaurant Review: Virgilio’s

As was the case with Amalia’s Cafe earlier, Virgilio’s is the sort of place that manages to perfectly match a wonderful ambiance with very tasty food. Even if no Italians were involved in this particular restaurant, it does a very … Continue reading

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The Night The Lights Went Out In Charlotte Amelie

Yesterday evening, my mother and I found ourselves eating at a local restaurant that appears to cater to the local Dominican community on St. Thomas in the capital of Charlotte Amelie. Our trip to the place was interesting because while … Continue reading

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The Adventurous Chickens Of St. Croix

My mother and I had planned a rather ambitious set of travels around St. Croix yesterday, but ended up exploring the area of the small town of Christiansted instead, which proved to be interesting enough and also relaxing. It does … Continue reading

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A Tale Of Two Ferries

Yesterday morning, my mother and I were dropped off at the ferry station and the taxi driver seemed unaware of the ferries going to St. Croix and their timing. Going inside, there was an insistence on wearing masks both in … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Luciano’s House

Rarely in my dining experience has there been such a dramatic disconnect between the ambiance of a restaurant and its quality in food. Luciano’s House is a relatively new restaurant in Charlotte Amelie, so new that the taxi drivers in … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: No Bones Cafe

No Bones Cafe is a place that offers lunch and dinner in a small but cozy air conditioned location near the ferry, and while their menu is admittedly somewhat basic it is definitely well done here. There are a lot … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Caroline’s

Caroline’s is a small coffeehouse that is part of the Hotel Christian in Christiansted. The hotel itself has a lovely architecture from the colonial Danish period, it would appear, and the restaurant serves breakfast and brunch in a rather simple … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Amalia Cafe

The Amalia cafe is a small but lovely cafe in a larger group of stores near the harbor of Charlotte Amalia, and its architecture, music, and food all focus on the theme of Spain. This sort of focus allows for … Continue reading

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Looks Like Trouble In Paradise

Today my mother and I had the chance to go to St. John. This island, one of three sizable islands in the Virgin Islands that belong to the United States, has been made popular because it is a place frequented … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: The Greenhouse Restaurant And Bar

Knowing my mother’s fondness for salads, I found a restaurant that was only slightly spendy and that had some tasty options for both of us to enjoy, so we took the taxi down to a restaurant that was along the … Continue reading

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