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Address: Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Otherwise known as Kyst Vejen, this shop-filled road runs parallel to the...

Otherwise known as Kyst Vejen, this shop-filled road runs parallel to the waterfront.

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Veterans Drive

More fun to walk than to drive. There's a sidewalk that follows the harbor with incredible views. Over 2 miles long from Frenchtown to West Indian Company Dock. Lots to see and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 June 2016
FlaHarlock
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Tavares, Florida
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Blackwood, New Jersey, United States
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Enjoyed walking along the water front. I took a lot of pictures and was kept very clean. A must when visiting.

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

You can't get to the water any closer. You get a fantastic view of the Charlotte Amalie harbor and a spectacular view of the east side. Lots of shopping and eating around, but expect places to be crowded with tourists, especially when you have one, two or sometimes three cruise ships docked at the same time.

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Tavares, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 924 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

More fun to walk than to drive. There's a sidewalk that follows the harbor with incredible views. Over 2 miles long from Frenchtown to West Indian Company Dock. Lots to see and do. Don't miss Fort Christian and the Legislature Building. USVI history! Day walks only. Not safe after dark. Definitely recommended!

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

We have never seen so many jewelry shops. Few shops had the typical touristy stuff (t-shirts). When we first came down town in our jeep rental, traffic was so horrible, and no parking could be found anywhere. So, we hailed a cab to take us there another day from Red Hook. It was $30 there and $30 back, but at... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

I strolled most of the length of this waterfront. The "highway" isn't really a highway but just the main coastal road from the cruise ship pier to the airport. But from the ferry terminal to the cruise ships is a really nice walk. There aren't many benches, but you can walk across the street to sit down. You can watch... More 

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

You can see the ships, sea planes landing and taking off, and lots of shops and restaurants along the way. Kind of difficult to review a "highway", but traveling it, you do get to see a lot that Charlotte Amalie has to offer! If you are walking at night, be VERY CAREFUL! Do not wander off onto small side streets... More 

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

Be aware of the times you travel the waterfront highway in Charlotte Amalie. It is a beautiful view of the ships and other vessels, but certain times of the day, the traffic is brutal. Locals seem to be aware of the cruise ship schedules and can avoid the heavy traffic taking visitors back before the ships depart. In case, you... More 

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Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

If you can find parking in the municipal lot near the Justice Center, and wait for a light to cross the street, you can take great pictures of the bay and various ships both huge and smaller. Occasionally you may see a seaplane taking off or landing from the terminal near Frenchtown, on your right as you face the water.... More 

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Port Saint Joe, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Nice view of the water and cruise ships but it seems to be always congested. We pulled up next to a truck converted to carry passengers. It was playing island music. The passengers were trying to tell the driver to turn down the volume. Since my window and the drivers window were open I said party poopers. Driver thought that... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

I recently walked this route from the cruise terminal into main street in about 15 minutes at a fast pace. You get good picture opportunities if you wish to take pictures of your ship. This is the route that the cruise ship vans take to get you into town for $4:00.

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