So you are getting ready for your trip and you just aren't sure what to pack! First and foremost, don't pack too much. It is warm, you will wear as little as possible during most of your trip and you won't want to be lugging things with you around airports, etc. Also - if you rented a Jeep, there is VERY little room in the back for luggage!
To make your life easy, use this list as your guide for the top 15 things to pack and the top 5 things NOT to pack for your vacation! Of course, if you are getting married, make this the top 16 things to pack as you will probably also want to pack your wedding attire!
And there you have it folks, the top 15 things to bring and top 5 things NOT to bring on your St. Croix Virgin Islands vacation!
Tips, Tricks and Hacks for your Visit To St. Croix
It shouldn't need to be said but when traveling to new destinations, making an effort to observe local culture and traditions is always appreciated and will generally make for a better experience. Remember, you are in their home, if you want people to welcome you, then respect them.
St. Croix and the rest of the US Virgin Islands are part of the United States and its residents are US Citizens but you will find that many more of the customs and traditions stem more from the European and African roots than from the US. St. Croix does have many stateside conveniences but there are many things that you may not be used to such as the rough roads and the tropical flora. No need to worry though, we have you covered - below you will find the best tips, tricks and hacks for an enjoyable and easy trip, vacation or even wedding in St. Croix!
Culture and Customs
Driving and Getting Around
Other Useful Tips and Information:
1. Rent a Jeep and drive through the rain forest to Scenic Drive - you will get the most amazing views of the island! This particular shot is at the far west end above the Renaissance Carambola Resort!
Lori Konkler knew how much she loved helping people to realize their dreams and for many years in the hotel industry had the opportunity to do just that! In 2016 Lori relocated to the island of St. Croix to realize her own dream of becoming an independent event planner and helping people achieve their own Memorable Dreams through their weddings and events.