Map of the us virgin islands. Croix are the three major us virgin islands. The united states virgin islands usvi. The islands are administered in two groupsthe british virgin islands and the united states virgin islands. I can unsubscribe any time using the unsubscribe link at the end of all emails.
Virgin islands include st. The virgin islands an organized unincorporated territory of the united states were originally settled by the ciboney carib and arawaks peoples. Tortola virgin gorda jost van dyke and anegada and 32 smaller islands. The former is a british colony consisting of four larger islandstortola anegada virgin gorda and jost van dykeand 32 smaller islands and islets of which more than 20 are uninhabited.
United states virgin islands us. The total area of the bvi is 59 square miles. I want emails from lonely planet with travel and product information promotions advertisements third party offers and surveys. First named by christopher columbus in 1493 for saint ursula and her virgin followers these islands are renown for white sand beaches crystal blue.
Virgin islands usvi american virgin islands are officially named the virgin islands of the united states and are located in the leeward islands of the lesser antilles. The british virgin islands lie to the northeast of the united states virgin islands.