US Virgin Islands: $500 rebate and No Passport Required

Why travel to the USVI this winter? With direct and non-stop air service from many U.S. markets, no passport required for U.S. citizens and a $1,600 duty free limit, the U.S. Virgin Islands is a hassle-free option for beating the winter blues.  Popular on-island events taking place during the winter months include the St. Croix Agricultural Food Fair, Blues Festival on St. John and the Water Island Classical Music Festival on St. Thomas.

Travelers can also maximize their vacation experience by visiting two, or all three islands with convenient and affordable ferry service between St. Thomas and St. John and commuter flight service between St. Thomas and St. Croix on Seaborne Airlines and Cape Air.

Available through November 30 2010 for travel January 3 – April 24, 2011, the promotion offers an instant rebate of $500 off any booking of five nights or more at participating hotels. Book this offer online at beginning now. Beginning November 1, you can also book the offer through American Express Vacations, BookIt, Classic Vacations, Delta Vacations, Liberty Travel and Travelocity.

The Sizzlin’ Sampler offer is bookable for two more weeks! See all USVI deals at