Category Archives: Coolest St. John History

St. John has a rich and centuries old historic past. Learn a little more here while you are staying at Mooncottages.

US Virgin Islands 1918

ST John in the year 1914: History Lives On

St John in the year 1914–can you imagine? That’s when Guy Benjamin was born, out on the East End of St John. History is everywhere here. There are some wonderful photos from old-time St John, but this was what things looked like over on ST Thomas to give you an idea c. 1918. Who was… Read more »

Romantic St. John History

Romantic St. John: History tells why

Sure St. John is known for its pristine beaches and incredibly romantic St. John villas like Mooncottage, but history is everywhere here and part of the romantic ambiance that keeps people coming back year after year. Every year over a million visitors come to St. John to enjoy a restful vacation, beach holiday, romantic honeymoon… Read more »