Should not be confused with the nation of the . Dominica is a island country. It is often known as "The Nature Island of the Caribbean" due to its spectacular, lush, and varied flora and fauna, which are protected by an extensive natural park system.

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is the capital city of Dominica and has many restaurants, small shops and wonderful views of the mountains and the Caribbean Sea. Photo: RufusTeleStrat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Morne Trois Pitions National Park is in Dominica. Photo: Nelro, Public domain.

is the second largest town in Dominica, with 2,977 inhabitants. Photo: Biopics, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the largest settlement of in northeastern Dominica.


Scotts Head is a village on the southwest coast of Dominica, in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is a village in northeastern Dominica. Along with , the area has a population of 495, and was used as a filming location for 2006's Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest. Photo: Biopics, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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