Virgin Island Information
The Virgin Islands are an archipelago, part of
the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean Sea. The Leeward Islands are the northern
islands of the Lesser Antilles, where the Caribbean Sea meets the western Atlantic
The Virgin Islands are divided into two political entities; on the east, Anegada,
Jost Van Dyke, Tortola, Virgin Gorda, and over fifty other smaller islands are
administered as an overseas territory of the United Kingdom; and in the west, St.
Croix, St. John, St. Thomas, and Water Island are governed as an unincorporated
territory of the United States.