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Travel information about Dominica
Dominica is on the continent of Caribbean and distinguished by geothermal hot springs. The total area is 754km² and 73,543 in population. The highest mountain peaks in Dominica is Morne Diablotins and discover the Boiling Lake in Morne Trois Pitons National Park. Dominica is blessed with hundreds of rivers and oceanic rainforests hide lots of waterfalls. Most famous waterfalls is the twin Trafalgar Falls, combination of two waterfalls which means “mother” and “father”
Capital city of Dominica: Roseau
Best times to visit Dominica: Mid-December to mid-April is the best time to visit Dominica because it’s a dry and sunny season. Hotel prices are high and visitors came in so be sure to book ahead of time.
How to get to Dominica: There are no international airports in Dominica so you have to take connecting flights to nearby islands like Puerto Rico, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Lucia, Barbados, Antigua, and St. Martin. Most of the US visitors take the flight to Puerto Rico and Canada takes the flights to Antigua, Martinique, and Guadeloupe.
Visa requirements for Dominica: All countries except Dominican Republic and Haiti can enter Dominica visa-free and can stay for 21 days or more.
Currency of Dominica: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (XCD) is the currency of Dominica.
Official Language of Dominica: The official language of Dominica is English.
UNESCO World Heritage sites in Dominica
There are 1 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Dominica and 3 on their tentative list.
Scuba diving safety tips
Keep these rules of thumb in mind whenever you are on or by the water:
- Think safety at all times. Planning reduces risk and gives you more worry-free fun.
- Bring the necessary equipment. It should be in good condition and easily accessible.
- Respect the sea and the weather. Only go out with your boat when it is safe.
- Follow the rules of the sea, and make sure you know what they are.
- Wear life jackets or other flotation devices.
- Make sure you are rested and sober. Do not drive a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- Be considerate, and remember that safety, the environment, and the well-being of everybody is a common responsibility.