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I was watching a local show last night, Chronicle,and the show was all about St. John, click on the 1st link, if you want to watch....I have never been, and honestly I was in awe. The beaches were stunningly beautiful. Now, I don't snorkel, but, I was interested in Cruise Bay, considering ferrying over to walk around, instead of downtown, for a change. Any opinions?

Looking at these beaches I thought I would ask, what is THE most beautiful beach you have seen? I thought Sapphire Beach in ST T, & Grande Anse Beach in Grenada, were gorgeous.

If you click on the 2nd link,and have the time, and, the inclination, to spend a month in St John, with free accommodations, with just 4 hours a day giving back to the environment, it could be a wonderful experience....You just send in an application,and wait I will be there in March,and I think St John, would be a nice change.



http://www.thebostonchannel.com/chronicle/index.html
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I have been to a few, but I really loved Trunk Bay Beach in St. John's.

Since I live close to Daytona Beach, I must say that is not so bad either.

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Manuel..not so bad? Is it a beautiful beach?
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I live 10 minutes from a beautiful beach but it can't compare with Caribbean beaches .
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I've been to Trunk Bay a few times, and it is still one of the most beautiful beaches I've seen, always a nice way to spend a day...
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I watched the videos. Thanks. I'd like to be in St. John's right now.
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1. Any beach in South Maui

2. Hanalei Bay - Kauai

3. Little Cayman Island - very small island and every beach i saw was a stunner!

4. Tulum, Mexico - any beach within 5miles of the ruins

5. Trunk Bay, St John

6. The beach where ship passengers get off at St Maarten was pretty awesome too.

7. Taino Beach, Grand Bahama

8. Playa Palancar, Cozumel
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In 1994 I went to a private beach in St.Maarten that was awesome .
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Do you remember the name of the private beach in St. Maarten?
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I would have to say that St. Maarten did have some gorgeous beaches! We also went to a private beach (nude) and it was stunning. The drive to the beach was also amazing I just love being in the Caribbean and can say I haven't met a beach that I didn't like. Grand Cayman and Magen's bay were also awe inspiring.
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I was watching a local show last night, Chronicle,and the show was all about St. John, click on the 1st link, if you want to watch....I have never been, and honestly I was in awe. The beaches were stunningly beautiful. Now, I don't snorkel, but, I was interested in Cruise Bay, considering ferrying over to walk around, instead of downtown, for a change. Any opinions?

Looking at these beaches I thought I would ask, what is THE most beautiful beach you have seen? I thought Sapphire Beach in ST T, & Grande Anse Beach in Grenada, were gorgeous.

If you click on the 2nd link,and have the time, and, the inclination, to spend a month in St John, with free accommodations, with just 4 hours a day giving back to the environment, it could be a wonderful experience....You just send in an application,and wait I will be there in March,and I think St John, would be a nice change.



http://www.thebostonchannel.com/chronicle/index.html
http://www.thebostonchannel.com/video/30256002/detail.html
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Will you be in St. John for a whole month??
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Golden, if only.....this program is for the lucky ones who have the time, and $$ to go there, and help out the environment. Four hours a day working in paradise sounds good, right?
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Henry,
Do you remember the name of the private beach in St. Maarten?

I can't recall the name of the beach but its probably in my house somewhere ..I will try to find it .
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Trip, you have got to get over to St. John! It is breathtaking. I know you don't snorkel, but the ride from Cruz Bay to any of the beaches in the open-air jitneys provides some beautiful scenery, and they stop for a panoramic view that will totally take your breath away. If you only spend a couple of hours on the beach it is so worth it. There are a few shops on the pier at Cruz Bay, thats about it. Trunk Bay is the most popular, so its the most crowded, and a bit touristy. We love Cinnamon Bay, Honeymoon Bay and Hawksnest. For you i think that the champagne catamaran sail-away to St. John would be a great choice, most of the cruise lines and some independants offer this type of excursion
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Golden, did you watch the video? Fill out the application, and we will wish you bon voyage
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