Off the beaten path: Dominica

Dominica is called The Nature Island of the Caribbean because of its fascinating landscapes, flora and fauna and the extensive national park system. There are plenty of places to travel to off the beaten track, with a variety of hiking trails, ranging from easy to very hard - you can see the unique and weird Boiling lake, fumarole fauna, the national Sisserou parrots, waterfalls and rain forests - the list of destinations is vast.

The Boiling Lake in Dominica

The Boiling Lake of Dominica is one of the most dangerous and unique places on Earth - taking a dip in it will boil you to death.

Stairs of the Great Serpent - L'Escalier Tete Chien

L'Escalier Tete Chien in Dominica is an ancient volcanic formation, which resembles a staircase coming out of the Atlantic ocean. Its name is connected to the creation myth of Kalinago peoples,…