Tortola Spanish for Turtle Dovelargest and most populated of the four main Islands, is a lush mountainous Island which was formed by volcanic activity. Crowning Tortola is the tallest peak, Sage Mountain National Park, at feet, which exhibits the characteristics of a tropical rain forest. The Island has a population of 24, and
The islands are geographically part of the Virgin Islands archipelago and are located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles. The islands had a population of about 28, at the Census, of whom approximately 23, lived on Tortola;  current estimates put the population at 35, July Although the territory is not part of the European Union and not directly subject to EU law, British Virgin Islanders are deemed to be citizens of the EU by virtue of their British citizenship.
United States Virgin Islandsalso called U. Virgin Islandsorganized unincorporated island territory of the United Statessituated at the eastern end of the Greater Antillesabout 40 miles 64 km east of Puerto Ricoin the northeastern Caribbean Sea. The territory is geographically part of the Virgin Islands group, which also contains its near neighbour, the British Virgin Islands. The territory is composed of three large islands— St.
Its capital city, Charlotte Amalie, is brimming with unique and interesting historical and cultural attractions. The official currency is the U. English is also the official language.
They are collectively a territory of the US. These islands form the Virgin Islands archipelago and are situated in the Leeward Islands. The US Virgin Islands is made up of three main islands and several other islands surrounding the minor islands.
The U. Virgin Islands are organised under the Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions. In the population was ,  with current estimates putting the population atJulymost of whom are of Afro-Caribbean descent.
The United States Virgin Islands has an estimated population of , which ranks th in the world. The U. The capital and largest city is Charlotte Amalie on Saint Thomas with an estimated population of 19, The largest city and capital is Road Town, with a population of around 9,
The U. Charlotte AmalieSaint Thomas is one of the best natural, deepwater harbors in the Caribbean. National Park Service.