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Road Town,

capital, main port, and largest town (2000 est. pop. 8,000) of the British Virgin IslandsVirgin Islands,
group of about 100 small islands, West Indies, E of Puerto Rico. The islands are divided politically between the United States and Great Britain. Although constituting the westernmost part of the Lesser Antilles, the Virgin Islands form a geological unit with
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. It is situated on the S coast of Tortola Island on the deeply indented Road Bay. Tourism, boat chartering, and offshore banking are important contributors to its economy. Among its notable sites are the old prison and post office buildings, the botanic garden, and Forts Burt, George, and Charlotte.
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Box 3469, Road Town, Tortola, British Virgin Islands
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The Patriots Road Town Offices will provide kids and parents a back-to-school basket.
3, and placed its location 100 km east of the ancient Silk Road town of Kashgar.
When your cruise ship docks at Road Town on Tortola, largest of the British Virgin Islands, you may wonder why this port is a regular call for more than a dozen cruise lines.
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12), is mistaken in his belief that the ironstone pillars at Fabian Road Town Hall came from Eston Hospital, as they were there some 20 years before the hospital was closed and demolished.
Fly from London to Fort Lauderdale on Dec 1, sailing to Half Moon Cay and Grand Turk in the Turks & Caicos, Road Town and Tortola in the British Virgin Islands and Saint Martin.
Subsequently, the children were interviewed by minister Anna Zalewska and the Chief Inspector by a specially-organized road town in which road signs and traffic rules were discussed.
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The cruise sails from La Romana in the Dominican Republic, and visits Kingstown, St Vincent; Bridgetown, Barbados; Portsmouth, Dominica; Basseterre, St Kitts and Road Town in the British Virgin Islands.
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