BVI Watersport News

$70 Million Drake’s Landing Development on Tortola Still in the Works!

August 4th, 2019

The developers of a planned $70 million resort and residential community on Tortola say that the project is still underway. Now dubbed Drake's Landing, after the English explorer Sir Francis Drake, the...

Discover Outstanding Scuba Diving and Exceptional Service at Sail Caribbean Divers!

July 26th, 2019

Sail Caribbean Divers is the only PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Resort in the British Virgin Islands. We are PADI Green Star Award recipients and the premier scuba diving and water sports facility...

U.S. News & World Report Names the BVI #1 in Best Places to Visit in the Caribbean!

July 21st, 2019

The best place to visit in the Caribbean is the British Virgin Islands (BVI), according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of the world’s best vacation destinations. The BVI was ranked #1...

July 14th, 2019

Since the hurricanes struck, BVI Traveller has been covering the recovery effort with daily reports on businesses that have rebuilt and reopened for tourists. With reports on over 500 businesses completed...

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Beyond The Reef is Turning Hurricane Debris Into Scuba Diving Treasure in the BVI!

July 10th, 2019

After the devastating Hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017, the BVI’s are turning hurricane destroyed vessels into very unique dive sites through the Non-Profit Organization “Beyond The Reef”.

Norman Island to Become a $200 Million High-End Resort!

June 30th, 2019

With a view towards improving the territory's international reputation as a tourism destination, the BVI Government on November 22, 2018 signed an agreement for the Norman Island Development Project whose...

Hot Off the Press… The ‘Willy T’ to Return to Its Original Location Off Norman Island!

June 6th, 2019

This great news for all wannabe pirates and fans of the legendary Willy T floating bar and restaurant. The BVI Government announced today that the Willy T will be returning to its original spot off Norman...

June 2nd, 2019

According to a May 30th article in  The BVI Beacon , Premier Andrew Fahie has promised to have a temporary ferry terminal erected and for the port to be reopened for passenger traffic by August of this...

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Plans Are Underway to Remove Over 200 Wrecked and Abandoned Boats in BVI!

May 26th, 2019

According to a May 15th article published in the BVI Beacon, plans are underway to finally remove over 200 wrecked and abandoned boats that still remain after Irma.

Jost Van Dyke Scuba is Back and Better Than Ever!

May 15th, 2019

Just got an update from Jost Van Dyke Scuba located in Great Harbour on Jost Van Dyke. They said "Please Stop by the new Post-Irma dive center in Great Harbour! Largest T-Shirt selection on island, souvenirs,...

The Flamingo Population is Growing on Anegada!

May 11th, 2019

What is a flock of flamingos called? A group of flamingos is, most amazingly, called a "flamboyance" of flamingos. Both flamingo and flamboyance come from words referring to fire. Anegada is home to the...