Saint Thomas is one of the US Virgin Islands in the Caribbean, situated between the islands of St. John and St. Croix. The island measures thirty-two square miles and has 50,000 inhabitants. There are a number of towns scattered across St. Thomas Island with the town of Charlotte Amalie being the largest and the main urban and administrative centre for the island. The town also has the largest population on the island—18,914 inhabitants according to the 2000 census. You will find wonderful beaches and beautiful tropical scenery on Saint Thomas Island. These beaches, along with the laid back attitude of the inhabitants, make this an island paradise for the discerning tourist.