By Lynne M. Sullivan
A brand new in-depth advisor to those hugely renowned English-speaking Caribbean islands by way of the writer of our top-selling Virgin Islands event consultant. Dominica is exclusive in that it used to be by no means farmed over; it continues to be jungle-covered, mountainous and the single island nonetheless occupied via the unique Carib Indians. St. Lucia is extra built, yet is breathtaking in its attractiveness, with excessive peaks and azure-blue abandoned bays. entire historical past info - heritage, tradition, geography and weather - supplies a pretty good wisdom of every vacation spot and its humans. nearby chapters take you on an introductory journey, with stops at museums, ancient websites and native points of interest. areas to stick and devour; transportation to, from and round your vacation spot; useful matters; tourism contacts - its all the following! precise local and city maps function jogging and using excursions. Then come the adventures - fishing, canoeing, mountaineering, rafting, llama journeys and extra.
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If you prefer a private taxi, be prepared to pay extra; in some cases, the driver may want to charge the rate he would receive if all available seats were occupied. Negotiate and confirm the fare before you get into the cab. TAX I Since Melville Hall Airport is on the opposite side of the island from the major towns, taxi rates can be expensive. Count on EC$43/US$16 per person to Roseau and EC$32/US$12 to Portsmouth via the Transinsular Road. Some drivers may try to take the longer coastal roads and charge more, so settle on the route and charge before you leave the airport.
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Adventure Guide to Dominica & St. Lucia (Hunter Travel Guides) by Lynne M. Sullivan