St. Croix Fantastic Flight Offer Extended

U.S. Virgin Islands (February 11, 2013) – The U.S Virgin Islands Department of Tourism has extended the booking and travel dates for the popular St. Croix Fantastic Flight Promotion. Travelers looking for a spring Caribbean getaway now have until March 31, 2013 to book the promotion and receive a $300 instant airfare credit on packages of six nights at participating hotels, including the last night free, and a $20 Match Play Casino certificate. The travel dates have also been extended through May 31, 2013.

“Based on current demand, and in anticipation of increased interest in St. Croix as a result of the February 11, 2013 airing of ABC’s hit romance reality series, The Bachelor, filmed entirely on St. Croix, we have extended the offer to encourage travel to the destination,” said Tourism Commissioner Beverly Nicholson-Doty.

Hotels participating in the promotion include: • The Buccaneer Hotel • Divi Carina All Inclusive Beach Resort & Casino • The Palms at Pelican Cove • Chenay Bay Beach Resort • Club Comanche • Hibiscus Beach Resort • Renaissance St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort and Spa • Club St. Croix • Holger Danske Hotel • Sand Castle on the Beach • Colony Cove • Hotel Caravelle • Tamarind Reef Resort

For more information on the St Croix Fantastic Flight Offer, visit:VisitUSVI.com/packages_and_promotions. The package applies to new bookings only and is based on double occupancy.

The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Croix lies entirely within the Caribbean Sea and is characterized by its cultural diversity. Pastel-colored buildings and charming shops can be found in the historic towns of Christiansted and Frederiksted, while championship golf courses and world-class scuba diving await exploration.

For more information about the United States Virgin Islands, go to VisitUSVI.com, follow us on Twitter (@USVITOURISM) and become a fan on Facebook www.facebook.com/VisitUSVI). 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.

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