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Spotlighting Legendary St. Thomas Artist Camille Pissarro (1830 – 1903)

Spotlighting Legendary St. Thomas Artist Camille Pissarro (1830 – 1903)

Known as the “Father of Impressionism,” Jacob Abraham Camille Pissarro was a Danish-French Impressionist and Neo-Impressionist painter born on the island of St. Thomas in 1830 when it was part of the Danish West Indies. Art historian John Rewald called Pissarro the “dean of the Impressionist painters.” Pissarro was also one of Paul Gauguin’s masters.

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House of Rajah Marks 50th Year In Business

House of Rajah Marks 50th Year In Business

Exotic treasures have long been part of tropical island lore. At House of Rajah on Raadets Gade, dazzling adornments and timepieces are yours to discover in an enchanting family-owned enterprise rich in its own 50-year-long history.

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Enjoy Splashes of Spanish Flair at Amalia CAFE

Enjoy Splashes of Spanish Flair at Amalia CAFE

Hanging outside Amalia Café in Palm Passage, a small sign resembling a family crest reads: “Meson Amalia.” In Spanish, “Meson” translates to a small restaurant, café or tavern offering drinks and meals in a welcoming atmosphere. How perfect!

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ST. THOMAS CELEBRATES 70 YEARS OF CARNIVAL IN THE VI 

ST. THOMAS CELEBRATES 70 YEARS OF CARNIVAL IN THE VI 

After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the U.S. Virgin Islands announced the 70th edition of “Carnival Virgin Islands” on St. Thomas will be held from April 27 to May 1, 2022. This year’s theme is “A New Cultural Roogadoo for Carnival 2022.

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Remembering Civil Rights Leader Rothschild Francis

Remembering Civil Rights Leader Rothschild Francis

Born on St. Thomas in 1891 when the island was part of the Danish West Indies, Rothschild “Polly” Francis was a councilman, civil rights activist. and labor leader. Through his publication, “The Emancipator,” he openly denounced injustices on Virgin Islanders by those in power.

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Mountain Top — Drink In The View And Daiquiris, Too

Mountain Top — Drink In The View And Daiquiris, Too

For more than half a century, Mountain Top has been a premier tourist attraction on St. Thomas. Credited with originating the first Banana Daiquiri, the aptly named enterprise is found at the highest point of St. Thomas — 1,500 feet above sea level.

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88 Bottles  — A Tasteful Wine And Gourmet Boutique

88 Bottles — A Tasteful Wine And Gourmet Boutique

The entrance to a jewelry store might the last place you’d expect to see a “Wine Tasting” sign. But at Artistic Jewelers, that’s exactly what you’ll find. Check inside for the all new 88 Bottles Gourmet and Wine Boutique — a creative retail concept in Charlotte Amalie.

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