The U. Virgin Islands are organised under the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions. Inthe population was ,  with current estimates putting the population atJulymost of whom are of Afro-Caribbean descent.
Below you will find everything you need to plan the perfect vacation. Thomas is home to the capital of the U. Virgin Islands, Charlotte Amalie.
United States Virgin Islandsalso called U. Virgin Islandsorganized unincorporated island territory of the United Statessituated at the eastern end of the Greater Antillesabout 40 miles 64 km east of Puerto Ricoin the northeastern Caribbean Sea. The territory is geographically part of the Virgin Islands group, which also contains its near neighbour, the British Virgin Islands.
Located on the island is the territorial capital and port of Charlotte Amalie. As of the censusthe population of Saint Thomas was 51,  about The island was originally settled around BC by the Ciboney people.
Or at least, it was. Last summer hit the USVI hard: Hurricane Irma ripped through and thwomped a lot of the scenery that made this place so special. Here are the best ways to spend your time here.
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Thomas is our most cosmopolitan island, yet it still retains the distinctive atmosphere of a Caribbean paradise. For families or couples, St. Thomas is packed with opportunities for smiles and surprise.
Easy: any one, though each differs in personality. St Thomas has more resorts and water sports than you can shake a beach towel at and is the most developed island, with dizzying cruise-ship traffic. St John cloaks two-thirds of its area in parkland and sublime shores, ripe for hiking and snorkeling.