Dominica

Tips and Articles in Dominica

My recent Why We Travel post discussed the potential risks of traveling to the Sochi Olympics in the wake of Russia's new anti-gay law. But the Duma is far from the only legislative body on earth enacting prohibitive policies against LGBT individu...
Sustainability “People want to create spaces that tell their story,” Global Vision Awards jury member David Gensler says. “They want to be direct and inspiring in a complicated world.” These four winners embrace the idea that building and operati...
“See with your feet,” Martha Cuffy tells us. We’re descending a steep jungle trail in broad daylight, barefoot by design. Roots and thorns dig into our arches. “Use your toes to find your way,” she says in a soothing tone, as the voice in my head ...
ST. THOMAS Hotel 1829Though it's only steps from Charlotte Amalie's cruise-port chaos, this gem of a hotel is miles away in spirit. Built for the bride of a 19th-century French sea captain, Hotel 1829 is a confection of Moroccan tile, terraces swi...
Edited by Amy Farley We partnered with Conservation International to develop a comprehensive green-hotel assessment test to learn what properties around the world are doing to conserve water and energy, eliminate waste, and support their local ha...
Flying down to the small Caribbean nation of Dominica, I see at once why the place markets itself as the Nature Island. Beneath me, the 4,000-foot mountains are verdant and craggy, the near-vertical slopes dotted with trees and crowned with mist. ...
1. Anaheim, Calif. Wyndham Anaheim Park 877/999-3223; wyndham.com; ask for the Wyndham Weekender package. What’s Included A double; free shuttles to Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm. Cost From $225 for a two-night stay, Thursdays to Sundays. ...