Advertisement
« previous next »
The Governor's Home  
   

The Governor's Home

We found out that this was built for the Danish governor when Denmark ruled the island – the current governor lives here now.
The US Virgin Islands

May 7th 2011
Where are we now? We have left Culebra finally after being there for over a week. We enjoyed our time in Puerto Rico, but we started to get antsy waiting for the seas to calm down some so we could move on. We left Culebra with two other boats that we have been traveling with on and off since the Bahamas. We traveled to St. Thomas which is one of the US Virgin Islands. For those of you that are ... read more
Central America Caribbean » US Virgin Islands » Saint Thomas

Virgin Islander Flag During the 17th century, the archipelago was divided into two territorial units, one English and the other Danish. Sugarcane, produced by slave labor, drove the islands' economy during the 18th and early 19th centuries. In 1917, the US purchased the ... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.392s; Tpl: 0.024s; cc: 5; qc: 13; dbt: 0.0071s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb