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Indian River in Portsmouth

Best Things to Do in Portsmouth, Dominica

Portsmouth is the second city of Dominica and a must visit when touring the island. I'm proposing four places to visit in just one day, all within walking distance. Get ready for a day of culture, nature and chilling at the beach, because Portsmouth has it all. Map of Portsmouth, Dominica Fort Shirley Fort Shirley is a renovated fort on a hill in the North of Portsmouth and has been recognized as UNESCO World Heritage since 1986. Both the British and French armies used the fort to defend the island during the 18th and 19th century. Fort Shirley is situated within Cabrits National Park, which requires a Single (5 US dollar) or Week Park Pass (12 US dollar). Cabrits National…

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Anse Chastanet Beach near Soufrière

Complete Backpacking Itinerary for Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia, a wonderful island in the Caribbean and to be honest, I had never heard of it. I spent 3 wonderful weeks backpacking and wrote down my experiences and discoveries on the island. Everything you need to know: what to do, where to stay and where to eat. This is the complete backpacking itinerary for Saint Lucia. Hewanorra International Airport It was only a few days after Christmas when I arrived at the International Airport of Vieux Fort (UVF) in the South of Saint-Lucia. Before heading to immigration and passport control, all arriving passenger were sent to a big hall at the end of the airport. My medical documents, such as my vaccination proof and negative PCR test, were…

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