Dive Fest

Dive Fest

Dive Fest Scuba Dive & Snorkel Dive Operators Dive Sites Dive Fest Soufriere-Scott’s Head Marine Reserve Whale & Dolphin Watching Dive Fest: Dominica’s Annual Scuba Diving Event   Dive Fest 2019 – July 5th to 14th Dive Fest is an...
Events & Festivals

Events & Festivals

Events & Festivals A look at Dominica’s annual events  Events & Festivals Carnival in Dominica Dive Fest Dominica’s Independence Celebrations World Creole Music Festival Annual Festivals & Events At A Glance World Creole Music...
Hurricane Lenny

Hurricane Lenny

Hurricane Lenny - 1999 The irony, of course, was that Hurricane Lenny was really not close to Dominica at all: we've had closer brushes with bigger storms. But in terms of impact, it was spectacular. I spoke with one villager who said he'd never seen waves higher in...
Hurricane Jose

Hurricane Jose

Hurricane Jose - 1999 October 1999 This page provided the latest information from Dominica regarding the situation as Hurricane Jose passes over our island. Tuesday 19th October, 7:00 am Well, I didn't expect to be writing a report about an approaching storm so late...

Hurricane Georges

Hurricane Georges - 1998 This page provided the latest information from Dominica regarding the situation as Hurricane Georges passed over our island on the morning of Monday, 21st Sept. 1998. Thanks for Abigail for providing a number of reports to us. NDC PRESS...

Hurricane Hugo

Hurricane Hugo 1989 A personal retelling The following is a blow by blow account of Hurricane Hugo, as witnessed by two VSO's in Dominica. Friday 15th September 1989 Steve first hears that Hugo is approaching Dominica. Sources put the probability of it passing close...
Hurricanes & Tropical Storms

Hurricanes & Tropical Storms

Hurricane's & Tropical Storms What is a Hurricane? Systems which form off the coast of west Africa travel across the Atlantic Ocean heading west. In the summer months when the waters are warm, this gives energy to the systems to form into Tropical Waves, Storms...
Dominica’s Centenarians

Dominica’s Centenarians

Dominica's Centenarians Dominica, the Nature Island of the Caribbean, is gaining recognition as a modern day “Fountain of Youth.”  The island was home to Elizabeth “Ma Pampo” Israel who died in October 2003 at the age of 128. At the time, she was considered by many to...
Dive Sites

Dive Sites

Dive Sites Scuba Dive & Snorkel Dive Operators Dive Sites Dive Fest Soufriere-Scott’s Head Marine Reserve Whale & Dolphin Watching Dominica’s Dive Sites The following Dive Sites have been given ratings based on both the currents and the required...
Carnival Winners

Carnival Winners

Every year, as the Carnival Season approaches, competitors around the island ready themselves to show their talents and aim for the big win. Here are the winners over the past years.

The Roseau Cathedral

The Roseau Cathedral

The Roseau Cathedral Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven S tanding on a hill overlooking Roseau, the Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven was begun around 1800 and completed in 1916. Bernard Lauwyck, Diocesan Engineer As the Engineer of the Diocese of Roseau for more...
Hotels

Hotels

Hotels All around Dominica Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Hotels in Dominica There are a number of small hotels in Dominica, scattered around the island. There are no international chains here; instead...
Apartments

Apartments

Apartments Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Apartments in Dominica If you are looking for the freedom and flexibility of having your own space, Apartment accommodation may be for you. In Dominica apartment...
Cottages

Cottages

Cottages Small and self contained units Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Cottages in Dominica Small modest houses, cottages are self contained units great for couples or small families. Typically set in the...
Guest Houses

Guest Houses

Guest Houses Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Guest Houses in Dominica Guest Houses (sometimes referred to as B&B's) are a charming combination of a home and holiday. Here the host resides on or near...
Villas

Villas

Villas and Holiday Homes Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Villas in Dominica Villas and Holiday Homes are self contained, higher-end residences geared toward a homey and more localized holiday experience....
Campground & Cabins

Campground & Cabins

Campgrounds & Cabins Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Cabins & Camping in Dominica Staying in Cabins or in a Campground is a great way to enjoy Dominica' s natural environment. Most campgrounds will...
Resorts

Resorts

Resorts Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Resorts in Dominica For an experience where your every need is taken care of, a stay in one of Dominica's Resorts is for you. These hotels are generally made up of...
Hostels

Hostels

Hostels Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Hostels in Dominica There are only a few hostels in Dominica, but those we have are wonderfully located. From the sweeping views of Prince Rupert Bay at the Cabrits...
Luxury

Luxury

Luxury   Luxury Villas Resorts Hotels Hostels Guest Houses Cottages Campground & Cabins Apartments Luxury in Dominica Set within breathtaking locations, these luxurious accommodations cater to your every need. Ranging from barefoot luxury to boutique...
Essential Tips

Essential Tips

Travel Essentials & Tips Tips and facts to help make your trip to and around Dominica all the better Getting Here Getting Around Essential Tips Explore Dominica Dominica is a destination like no other – there is much to experience here. But as with traveling...
Crapaud

Crapaud

CrapaudDominica's mountain chicken   Wildlife Crapaud Sea Turtles Whales & Dolphins Birds The Crapaud, or Mountain Chicken, is one of only four amphibians found in Dominica. Formerly a common sighting, the crapaud population has been in decline since 2002...
Getting Here

Getting Here

Getting HereAll the ways to travel to Dominica Getting Here Getting Around Essential Tips Explore Dominica Getting to Dominica can take a little more effort than getting to your average destination, but it is well worth it!Here is the information you need to make...
The Dominica Story

The Dominica Story

The Dominica Story A History of the Island by Lennox Honychurch The definitive history of the island by the definitive local historian. The recent revision brings it right up to date. The book is available from local bookstores for about EC$40 otherwise click here to...
Rum & Dominica

Rum & Dominica

A Rum site A look at the many faces of Rum   Mention the Caribbean to people and many will think of sun, sand, sea and…rum. Rum Punch, Rum and Coke, Bacardi… Live in the Caribbean and it’s just there – cheap and ubiquitous. This site is dedicated to, and will...
Mountain Dew

Mountain Dew

Mountain Dew Known as "Wa Bio" in Dominica, 'moonshine' rum has been produced as long as anyone can remember. It is part of a cultural tradition, a fine art passed on from generation to generation. The Process The Still is often hidden deep within the bush. Yeast,...