This beautiful map is full of information, a definite Map Guide! On side 1 are St. Thomas and St. John with close ups of main towns/areas like Cruz Bay, Coral Bay and Charlotte Amalie. On side 2 is St. Croix with close ups of Frederiksted and Christiansted.
Main roads are well labeled, as are estates and beaches. The mountains on the islands are shown in a smooth and wonderful green shaded relief, based on United States Geographic Service digital elevation models. The waters around the islands are shown in Caribbean-turquoise blues in descending hues to represent the depths, which are based on data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The map indicates paved and dirt roads, trails, anchorages, points of interest, ruins and lodgings. Snorkeling sites are labeled, as are dozens of superlative dive sites (with depth information and brief descriptions). Virgins Islands’ facts, history and weather are included; as well as an identification chart for fish and reef creatures commonly seen while snorkeling and diving. Material: durable, water-proof paper. Full-color, 2-sided, Folding. Map size: 9.25 x 4.5 inches when closed; 18.5 x 26.5 inches when fully opened.