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A Guide To Caribbean Posh Weekend in Saint Thomas, USVI

One of the most accessible Caribbean islands to travel to in the region is Saint Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. And if you’re headed to Caribbean Posh Weekend, here’s everything you need to know

One of the most accessible Caribbean islands to travel to in the region is Saint Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. And if you’re headed to Caribbean Posh Weekend, here’s everything you need to know to go for the ULTIMATE Caribbean Women Empowerment Event.

Official Dates for Caribbean Posh Weekend are Friday June 28th to Sunday June 30th

but definitely fly in a day earlier to get situated or leave a day later if you want to explore and enjoy everything Saint Thomas has to offer. Caribbean Posh Weekend is being hosted at the scenic Harbor 360 in Yacht Haven Grande.

First of all, you don’t need a passport and travel time is fairly quick with a flight under 3 hours from South Florida to Cyril E. King Airport (airport code STT) starting at $300+USD and straight flights from most major cities. The only currency used and accepted in Saint Thomas is USD (United States Dollar). Plus getting around is no issue with a plethora of means for transportation (rental car, taxi).

Where To Stay

There are plenty of options when it comes to accommodations in Saint Thomas from boutique hotels to Airbnb rentals but there are several options such as The Pink Palm VIBlack BeardsMargaritavilleThe Westin Beach Resort & SpaBolongo Bay Beach Resort and more.

Pink Palm Hotel

Pink Palm Hotel

Pink Palm Hotel

Caribbean Posh Attendees can get 15% off their accommodations if they opt to stay at the chic and sophisticated adults-only boutique hotel, The Pink Palm Hotel. This hotel boasts of some of the most gorgeous views of the island and Charlotte Amalie while providing an oasis-like feel steps away from the city and harbor below. When you register early for the Caribbean Posh Weekend, you get first dibs to select accommodations at the beautiful Pink Palm Hotel, first priority to exceptional masterclasses, and the official after party along with other perks and goodies that will be revealed as we count down to this amazing weekend.

What To Expect From Caribbean Posh Weekend

The weekend promises immense opportunity to learn, be inspired and network with some of the most influential Caribbean & Caribbean-American women leaders across creative industries. Think names like Yvette Noel-Schure (Beyonce’s publicist), Alison Hinds (queen of soca/calypso), Angela Hunte, Karen Mitchell and more.

Women creatives and entrepreneurs are invited to share their products, services and passions via exhibitions in this 3 day networking event where they can gain valuable exposure and insight from experts in their respective fields and connect with consumers. In fact, CP Weekend offers the Creators Power Package for up and coming creatives.

Where To Dine

While you can definitely expect local Caribbean favorites – Saint Thomas boasts of an exemplary culinary scene from favorites such as Oceana Restaurant & Bistro, locally owned Rendezvous VI and black owned restaurant Cutlass & Cane.

Things To Do In Saint Thomas

The island offers a wide variety of excursions and attractions especially being a part of the trio of islands called the United States Virgin Islands – there’s so much to do. Day 3 of The Caribbean Posh Weekend offers an island tour and a beautiful sunset sail but if you’re looking for more activities here’s a few recommendations.

You can take a ferry to visit neighboring islands such as St. John or Saint Croix.

Channel your inner “beach bum” at some of the most pristine beaches and crystal clear waters you will ever witness in your life. Saint Thomas has some of the world’s most beautiful beaches nestled between gorgeous hilly terrain.  Magens Bay is a really popular beach but there are others such as Lindquist Beach (Smith Bay Beach), Coki Point Beach and more.

If you want a little adventure, here’s a list of tours/excursions that are pretty popular in Saint Thomas:

And of course attend the Caribbean Posh weekend which is a jam packed women empowerment weekend in the US Virgin Islands. A celebration of powerful and influential women of the Caribbean in one of the most beautiful destinations in the world. This weekend promises to be a fusion of style, empowerment, relaxation, luxury and more.

 

This article originally appeared on bahaminista.com 

 

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