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Sailboat Charter and Spa in the British Virgin Islands

In less than a week you can hike Mount Sage on Tortola, snorkel in Virgin Gorda's Baths, and sip a rum punch at Jost Van Dyke Island's Soggy Dollar bar.—then find your land legs at Caneel Bay Resort on tiny St. John.

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Inspired by: Vacations Built for Two — by Hillary Geronemus, Published Apr. 2006

Hotels (1)

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    Caneel Bay, a Rosewood Resort

    Waterfront cottages fronting 7 separate beaches on a former sugar plantation in Virgin Islands National Park, with one of the Caribbean's best well

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    Regency Charter Services

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    Mount Sage National Park

    Set within a tropical refuge, the Mahogany Trail winds a quick 300 yards up to the summit of Mount Sage. At 1,716 feet, it’s the highest point in t

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    The Soggy Dollar Bar

    The Scene: Just steps from the water's edge, this simple shack has walls covered with quirky sandcastle murals and only 10 wooden stools at the bar

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