ROSSO, Dominica , March 20, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — TIME magazine has released its highly anticipated Best Places in the Third World list, featuring 50 unusual destinations around the world, including the Caribbean island of Dominica .
TIME compiled the list by asking a global network of reporters and writers to find people who offer new and exciting experiences to countries, regions, cities and towns. Readers can view the full list on TIME's website This is the first time that Dominica has been included in this list.
"To be recognized by such a prestigious and internationally renowned publication is a testament to the culture, natural beauty and wonder that Dominica has to offer travelers ," said Minister of Tourism the Honorable Dennis Charles . "We are very proud of the recent growth in tourism and look forward to welcoming new explorers to our island."
Known as the "Island of Nature", Dominica offers a unique vacation experience to adventure seekers with stunning hiking trails, waterfalls, geysers and lakes, cultural events/festivals, scuba diving and water sports, whale/dolphin watching and journaling to visit this green island. show call
Perched atop a mountain in southern Dominica , Coulibri Ridge is an independent, no-frills luxury 14-suite resort and member of Green Beyond, whose recent opening has drawn recognition for its design and mission. The results of more than 20 years of research, environmental investigations, infrastructure development and community involvement ensure maximum sustainability, respectful development and community cooperation.
"This recognition affirms the power of sustainable tourism and nature-inspired luxury," said Dominique Marchand, CEO of the resort. "The tourism industry in Dominica is committed to sustaining a major travel destination and what we have created here is a great example of how to do that."