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The British Virgin Islands (officially the Virgin Islands) are a group of islands located in the Virgin Island archipelago in the Caribbean Sea. It is a British Overseas Territory located west of the U.S. Virgin Islands. The BVI is one of the six Caribbean territories of the United Kingdom and is a popular tourist destination for travelers on a holiday cruise. Like the adjacent USVI, the culture and demographics of this territory is diverse, ranging from Afro-Caribbean culture to a mix of British and Western cultures.