Enjoy High Style on a Budget: St. Thomas


Naturally the Caribbean is very laid back and on the island of St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands you can enjoy the high style on a budget. In the capital city of Charlotte Amalie is a fabulous place to spend a few days just browsing through the array of boutique and shops to buy great souvenirs. While in the town of Frenchtown there are plenty sizzling nights club to entertain with the vibrant beats of the island.

Traveling to St. Thomas on a budget, you will need to visit some of these places to enjoy your high-style Caribbean vacation. Take a trip to Red Hook otherwise called East End, to find some of the most affordable yet trendy restaurants on the island. The food is great and nightlife activities are often free or low-cost; from there you can hop on a $2 water taxi to St. Johns.

St. Thomas © by Loimere

But don’t get stuck there, move unto Magen’s Bay for some amazing shopping experience. A trip to Magen’s Bay will provide you with the stunning sight of Mountain Top, which a great attraction with a breathtaking view of the island. While there sip on a tasty banana daiquiri and follow the winding streets to the end of the harbor for more stunning views. Beside the views Magen’s Bay has a lovely white sandy beach, elegant little store and lively bars to enjoy your high style vacation on a budget.

Travel to Hull Bay which is just west of Magen’s, on the Atlantic side of the island. This is where you can enjoy exciting watersports activities like, surfing, or windsurfing. You can easily rent these sport gears from the beach front shop for a reasonable price. Along the western coast is a wonderful place for couples to enjoy the spectacular sunset at Brewer’s Bay. Sitting on a gorgeous stretch of beach this area offers a exceptional view of the sun setting in between the landing strip for the airport and the bay on the other side.

St. Thomas © by Loimere

Sapphire Beach offers one of the best options for accommodation in St. Thomas on a budget. This beach resort is also great for snorkeling and scuba diving to enjoy the warm clear water and coral reefs. While you can visit the lively bars along the beach and order a refreshing Bailey’s rum, banana and coconut punch, pretty reasonable.

If you are travelling with kids you can visit Coki Beach. This area is perfect for families on a budget with kids. The beach is warm and inviting and the water is shallow and safe for kids to enjoy the high style in St. Thomas. There is also plenty of shop along the beach that sells delicious foods under $7 for everyone to enjoy.

Indulge and enjoy your high style Caribbean in St. Thomas where you can play a game of golf, take an island tour, explore captivating attractions, visit the historical sites in downtown Charlotte Amalie and shop till you drop. And when the sun sets, hit happy hour bars or restaurants with an awe-inspiring v