Caribbean Islands

List of some Caribbean countries

Anguilla Cayman Islands   Martinique Trinidad & Tobago
Antigua & Barbuda Cuba  Mexico Turks & Caicos
Aruba Curaçao Cancun US Virgin Islands
The Bahamas Dominica Cozumel St Thomas
New Providence Dominican Republic Montserrat St Croix
Grand Bahama Grenada Puerto Rico St John
Abaco Guadeloupe Saba
Out Islands Guyana St Barts
Barbados Haiti St Eustatius
Belize Jamaica St Kitts & Nevis
Bermuda Kingston St Lucia
Bonaire Montego Bay St Maarten
British Virgin Islands Negril St Martin
Tortola   Ocho Rios St Vincent & The Grenadines
Virgin Gorda Port Antonio Suriname

Featured Country

Dominica

Dominica was the name given to 289.8 sq. miles of land, by Christopher Columbus, when he landed on the island on November 3 rd 1493. The island nation of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. It lies between the French islands of Guadeloupe and Marie-Galante to the north and Martinique to the south. Dominica should not be confused with the Dominican Republic, another Caribbean nation. Dominica is the home of approximately 2208 Kalinagos, the remaining survivors of the first inhabitants of the island. The people called the island Waitukubuli (tall is her body), and they referred to themselves Kalinagos. The Europeans referred to them as Caribs.

Dominica has tropical rainforest which provide a heaven for rear flora and fauna. It has 365 rivers and many waterfalls. Due to volcanic activities the island has one of the larges Boiling Lake in the world. The island is one of the best dive sites and a prime whale watching location in the Caribbean region. The island is rich in unique culture and traditions.