Welcome to Dominica
Whether you arrive in Dominica by sea or by air, your likely first impression will be one of awe at the sheer dramatic majesty of the place, one with which few islands in the Caribbean can compete. Nicknamed ‘the nature island,' Dominica (locals stress the third syllable) lures independent travelers and eco-adventurers with its boiling lake, rainforest-shrouded volcanoes, sulfurous hot springs, superb diving and the Caribbean's first long-distance hiking trail.
Highlights in Dominica
The best of Caribbean islands
Conservation efforts by a slew of resorts throughout the Caribbean have helped increase sea turtle populations.
To experience the real Dominica is to rub sweat from your brow, to have your favorite pair of hiking boots caked in mud, and to thoroughly understand how…
Eschewing white powdery beaches and rum-fueled pool parties for dense tropical forests and hidden waterfalls, Dominica is nicknamed ‘nature island’ for a…
The Caribbean’s self-proclaimed nature island, Dominica is a small seedling on the map in the same garden as honeymoon favorites St Lucia and Antigua, yet…