DOMINICA- Day 6
twin falls-this one river fed
this one rain fed
Lush rainforests with 300 in./yr of rain
There was so much rain that they cancel all river activities, tubing and rafting.
Steaming sulfur springs
Dominica Botanical Gardens
Cannon ball tree
Aftermath of Hurricane David 1979
Bus crushed by falling palm tree.
Overlook of capital city of Roseau, Dominica
Roseau's soccer/cricket stadium
Road construction project
Beautiful mosaic steps at Spanney Falls
Rainforest hike to Spanney Falls
Viewing platform at Spanney Falls
Hiking back out of the falls
Dominica was used as the location for two of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.
Kubuli- Dominica's local brew
Waterfront port of Roseau
Dominica, known as the "Nature Island" of the Caribbean, was our favorite. Our guide said it was about 250 square miles with over 200 rivers and 300 inches of rain/year. We experienced the rain, but loved all of the sights nature had to offer.