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New Secret Bay Villas to Debut in September

 Dominica’s new Secret Bay Villas are set to launch this September, the property announced. Dominica’s top hotel is expanding with new villas called “Ylang Ylang,” named after the legendary flower that grows on the hotel’s grounds. All timber work is complete …

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Dominica to Host Major Forum on Caribbean Aviation

 A landmark Caribbean aviation forum is coming to Dominica. The first-ever Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference is coming to Dominica June 14-16. The meetup will focus on discussions on changes for improved airlift in the Caribbean region and the aviation sector’s …

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Kempinski Hotel Project Moving Forward in Dominica

 A major hotel project in Dominica is moving forward. The planned Kempinski hotel will be the first five-star large resort on the Eastern Caribbean island. United Arab Emirates-based developer Range Developments has now tapped NH International as the main structural …

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 By Alexander Britell It’s the best hotel in Dominica, and one of the best in the whole Caribbean. And now Secret Bay is getting even better. Dominica’s Secret Bay boutique resort has announced the planned addition of two new villas called …

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 Dominica is looking to the Middle East. The Eastern Caribbean country’s Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, recently embarked on an investment mission to the United Arab Emirates. According to a government statement, Skerrit was slated to meet with “current and future …

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 Regional air carrier LIAT is launching new Caribbean routes thanks to a new partnership with Antigua-based Caribbean Helicopters. The company will be providing LIAT with flights into specific markets in the region. Beginning Jan. 22, Caribbean Helicopters will be operating …

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 It’s one of the most beautiful places in Dominica — Scotts Head, overlooking Soufriere Bay and the point where the Caribbean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean in the south of Dominica. It’s an ethereal place, with the tranquility of the …

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 At the northwest corner of Dominica, just before Portsmouth, at the foot of a cliff, there is a secret. It’s called Secret Beach, and it’s the party piece of the Secret Bay boutique hotel. It can only be reached by …

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 Dominica is home to the Caribbean’s greatest hiking trail: the 115-mile-long Waitukubuli Trail. But if you’re not in the mood for a grueling hike, you can try the Waitukubuli By Sea tour at Dominica’s Secret Bay hotel. The boat tour …

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 After seeing strong demand for its temporary service, Winair has announced the planned launch of regularly-scheduled service to Dominica’s Canefield Airport. The airport is just five minutes from the center of Dominica’s capital, Roseau, as opposed to the country’s larger …

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 You’ve been on a tour. You’ve probably been on a tour in the Caribbean. And there are great tour guides around the region — ones who offer that extra insight, or take you to that place no one else seems …

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 LIAT has added an extra flight to Dominica for the holidays, the company announced. The new flight will operate between Antigua and Dominica daily starting Dec. 23. The new flight coincides with the Christmas and New Year holidays. “We are …

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 Every Zabuco villa at the Secret Bay hotel in Dominica comes with its own private infinity plunge pool. That means the perfect retreat after a day of snorkeling, hiking, bathing in thermal baths or simply doing nothing at all. It …

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 It’s one of the wonders of the Caribbean — how subterranean volcanic activity creates the feeling of snorkeling in champagne in the waters off of the island’s southern coast. It’s called Champagne Reef, and it’s the most exciting dive site …

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 You might say the whole island of Dominica is a secret. But even for a place as mysterious and enchanting as the Nature Island, Tibay Beach is exotic. This is one of the two beaches that call the Secret Bay …

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 It’s not a secret: Dominica is one of the most naturally beautiful places on earth. The Nature Island is home to volcanoes, boiling lakes, incredible hiking and, of course, waterfalls. It’s a very short trail walk to get to the …

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 A major relief drive By the Caribbean Journal staff Dominica’s relief efforts from Tropical Storm Erika are getting a big boost from the Caribbean’s hotel sector. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association and the Dominica Hotel and Tourism Association have …

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 By the Caribbean Journal staff Leaders from around the Eastern Caribbean met this week in Roseau for the 62nd meeting of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States Authority. The OECS were informed of “positive changes” projected for the sub-region’s states, …