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Norman Islands in the British Virgin Islands

Norman Island, British Virgin Islands

Norman Island British Virgin IslandsLegends and epic stories of hidden treasure and pirates play a large part in the “mystique” of Norman Island. This quaint little British Virgin Island is said to be the inspiration for Robert Louis Stevenson’s epic novel “Treasure Island.” While no one resides on this privately-owned tiny island, thousands of tourists flock here every day to get their hands on excellent snorkeling at the Caves, and the Indians — some with hopes of finding a piece of buried treasure (or two) left behind from pirate days gone by. Continue reading Norman Island, British Virgin Islands