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Kingstown Destination Guide

Discover Kingstown in British Virgin Islands!

Kingstown in the region of British Virgin Islands (general) is a place located in British Virgin Islands close to Road Town, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Kingstown in British Virgin Islands

Local time in Kingstown is now 10:13 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Tortola" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Fort-de-France, The Valley, Basseterre, Roseau, St. John's or Palestina. When in this area, you might want to check out Wesley Will, Road Town, Maya Cove, Long Swamp, Leonards and Cane Garden Bay as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 84 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 1023.6 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 17 km/h (11 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 22nd of September 2017
Very heavy rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Very heavy rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 29°C (83 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)

Videos

The Moorings Bareboat Vacations

04:09 min ( August 16, 2010 by TheMooringsVacation)
Views: 5,012 - Rating: 5/5

Choosing a bareboat yacht charter as a sailing vacation option is a way to explore some of the most beautiful places on Earth aboard a luxury sailboat with you as the skipper. The rewards are bountifu...

BVI SUNSAIL SAILING BRIEFING PART 1

07:31 min ( June 10, 2010 by sunsailuk)
Views: 9,447 - Rating: 5/5

Part one of a Sunsail Sailing Holiday Briefing for the British Virgin Islands


St Martin maho beach blown away by plane

01:02 min ( April 10, 2011 by ALEXISSANTIAGO1985)
Views: 6,067 - Rating: 5/5

ESTA ES MI PRIMERA EXPERIENCIA EN EL AEROPUERTO DE SAN MARTIN JULIANNA INT'L AIRPORT

Sailing Holiday with a Talking Parrot?? ...

01:58 min ( July 13, 2007 by Rick Moore)
Views: 6,391 - Rating: 4.90909/5

It doesn't get any better than this... Sailing on a private yacht in paradise, with your own personal entertainer onboard! 'Lucky' is our talking African Grey Parrot. She is 8 years old and has an inc...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Kingstown during the next days.

25
Oct
2017

Assessment Of Damages

Beginning: 11:45 am (11:45).
More on eventful.com.

01
Apr
2018

SwimVacation BVI April 1-7, 2018

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

08
Apr
2018

SwimVacation BVI April 8-14, 2018

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Tortola

Tortola is the largest and most populated of the British Virgin Islands, a group of islands that form part of the archipelago of the Virgin Islands. Local tradition recounts that Christopher Columbus named it Tortola, meaning "land of the Turtle Dove". Columbus named the island Santa Ana. The later Dutch settled and called it Ter Tholen, after a coastal island forming part of the west coast of the Netherlands. When the British took over, they altered the name to its present-day Tortola.

More reading: Tortola homepage
Located at 18.42, -64.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Former English colonies, Islands of the British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands

The Virgin Islands, common known as the British Virgin Islands (BVI), is a British overseas territory located in the Caribbean to the east of Puerto Rico. The islands make up part of the Virgin Islands archipelago, the remaining islands constitute the US Virgin Islands and the Spanish Virgin Islands.

More reading: British Virgin Islands homepage
Located at 18.42, -64.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:British Overseas Territories, British Virgin Islands, Caribbean countries, Dependent territories in North America, Divided regions, English-speaking countries and territories, Former Dutch colonies, Island countries, Special territories of the European Union, States and territories established in 1967

Road Town

Road Town, located on Tortola, is the capital of the British Virgin Islands. It is situated on the horseshoe-shaped Road Harbour in the centre of the island's south coast. The population was about 9,400 in 2004. The name is derived from the nautical term "the roads", a place less sheltered than a harbour but which ships can easily get to.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.42, -64.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:British capitals, Capitals in North America, Capitals in the Caribbean, Populated places in the British Virgin Islands

RMS Rhone

The RMS Rhone was a British packet ship owned by the Royal Mail Steam Packet Company. She was wrecked off the coast of Salt Island in the British Virgin Islands on 29 October 1867 during a hurricane with the loss of approximately 123 lives. It is now a leading Caribbean wreck dive site .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.42, -64.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Maritime incidents in 1867, Shipwrecks of the British Virgin Islands, Wreck diving sites

Little Sisters

The Little Sisters is an informal name for a group of some of the smaller islands of the British Virgin Islands, south of Tortola and southwest of Virgin Gorda. These islands are also called the Southern Islands. Norman Island Pelican Island Peter Island Salt Island Cooper Island Ginger Island Carvel Rock Dead Chest Island Also included in the group are several smaller rocky outcroppings.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.42, -64.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Islands of the British Virgin Islands

Quote of the moment

We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson