Dominica Sights

L'Anse Tortue

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Published 10/12/2015

Fodor's Review

On the northeast coast, this isolated, golden-sand beach with dabs of black is also known as Turtle Bay. It is a favorite for egg-laying turtles and for those who want seclusion without having to drive all the way out to Hampstead Beach. Sitting on a cove just past Woodford Hill, it's an easy, although sometimes steep, walk down from the road. There is no sign marking the trail or the beach, but it starts just across the road from a brown-building snack shop with Fanta signs. This is another BYOBC (bring your own beach chair) beach with no amenities. It's charm is its solitude and beauty. Amenities: none. Best for: solitude.

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East of Calibishie, Calibishie, St. Andrew, Dominica

Published 10/12/2015

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