Category Archives: Roseau

New Roseau Website

The Dominica News Online announced a great new resource this morning! The author of Bradt’s travel guide to Dominica, Paul Crask has just launched a website to help us navigate Roseau. It is called the Roseau City Guide. Let me … Continue reading

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Jack’s Walk

The best days in Dominica are the ones when you plan to do one thing and end up doing something completely different. There is so much terrain to explore here and so little time to do it. Today we set out … Continue reading

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Got the Propane Blues?

We got some island blues going on over here, a propane shortage in the Picard area that has lasted for a few weeks. I have re-worded Clapton’s Cocaine and made a song about propane, but I’ll spare you the details … Continue reading

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Guitar Geeks

Hit the motherload today in Roseau.  I found GUITAR STRINGS, extra light gauge, just how I like ’em! After hearing numerous people say, “no guitar strings on island” I had given up the hope of finding some.  I got one of the only acoustic sets left. Most … Continue reading

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Boa Constrictor Nebulosa

So, this week I was riding a bus up in the Roseau Valley area and BAM ! Here was this man standing on the side of the road draped with a lovely boa constrictor. This is the only live boa I … Continue reading

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