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Tortola,

largest 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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Tortola

an island in the NE Caribbean, in the Leeward Islands group: chief island of the British Virgin Islands. Pop.: 13 568 (1991). Area: 62 sq. km (24 sq. miles)
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However, Romelco defied those perceptions and proof of this are the many generation projects the cooperative has ventured into,' Tortola said.
interCaribbean Airways celebrating 26 years of continuous services, has announced new nonstop schedule services from Dominica to St Lucia and Tortola, with 1 stop easy connections via Tortola to St Thomas, St Croix, Sint Maarten, San Juan, Providenciales and Santo Domingo, the company said.
Thomas, Tortola and Culebra; in addition to covering expenses related to purchase these items.
A tearful Lisa Harris, 45, from Pontypridd, said her son had been stopped from boarding a flight off Tortola and was now stranded on the island.
The family, who have lived on Tortola for the last two years, took shelter at 8.30pm on September 5 and did not emerge until around 6.30am on September 7, the day after the hurricane struck.
Claudia Ferrari, from Edinburgh, was in Scotland for a wedding when the storm tore the roof off her home in Tortola.
It's hosted by Nanny Cay on Tortola, which has accommodation, bars, restaurants, a beach and, after expansion this year, will have mooring for 300 boats.
There's also a new route from Miami direct to Tortola starting this year, although it looks like being a bit pricier than the other options.
Disney is adding Tortola, British Virgin Islands and the French Caribbean department of Martinique to its early 2016 itineraries, including a return to the homeport of San Juan.
The largest of the islands in this Caribbean archipelago, Tortola (Spanish for turtle dove), boasts azure seas, white–powder beaches, mountainous ridges and tropical rainforest.
Tortola, British Virgin Islands, December 16, 2013 --(PR.com)-- "Tortola Sailing School has the best location in the British Virgin Islands." -Captain David Renoll, ASA Instructor Evaluator / Facility Evaluator