Media Alert DOT Promotions: VI Video Stories


Luana Wheatley, U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism

+ 1 340 774-8784


Bevan Springer, Marketplace Excellence

+ 1 201 861-2056




WHO: United States Virgin Islands Department of Tourism
WHAT: View the exquisite and authentic people and experiences of the US Virgin Islands each day this week with the launch of VI video stories across the USVI’s social media platforms.


WHERE: – Facebook, The Commissioner’s Facebook Page, The Ambassadors WebsiteTwitter, and YouTube.

WHEN: Launch date – Tuesday, October 29, 2013 – 9 a.m. Eastern Time

New video stories will air daily throughout the week at the same time.


For more information about the United States Virgin Islands, go to, follow us on Twitter (@USVITourism) and become a fan on Facebook  ( When traveling to the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. citizens enjoy all the conveniences of domestic travel – including on-line check-in – making travel to the U.S. Virgin Islands easier than ever. As a United States Territory, travel to the U.S. Virgin Islands does not require a passport from U.S. citizens arriving from Puerto Rico or the U.S. mainland. Entry requirements for non-U.S. citizens are the same as for entering the United States from any foreign destination. Upon departure, a passport is required for all but U.S. citizens.