Caribbean Sea. Sailing & Cruising Information. Dominica

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Background Dominica is located at the northern end of the Windward chain of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. It is situated between the French island group of Guadeloupe to the north and Martinique to the south. The interior of the island is dominated by a series of high peaks and deeply incised valleys which are carpeted by deep forests. The capital is Roseau.
Languages: English; French Creole. Population: 74,700.
Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar (EC$). Exchange Rate: U.S. $1 = (EC$)2.70
Time Zone: EST + 1; GMT -4
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