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What do you think is the REAL Caribbean?
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Really  really....you have to be  there  and  feel  it and try  to understand and then you can explain it  to others.
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Quote Rogerka Replybullet Posted: 10 Mar 2011 at 5:33am
IMHO real travelling anywhere is when tou don't stay in resort and go "outside" to the town and meet locals, visit many places, towns in that country, eat local, drink local... visit monuments, museums and also ordinary streets, cafes, restaurants and when you are lucky, homes.
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Quote Citizen Eve Replybullet Posted: 14 Mar 2011 at 1:08am
 ... i think it is experienceing the culture and country outside of the tourist persona ... participate ... share ... experience ... guided tours rarely gives you an opportunity to do that ... house swaps are great ... windjammers are the best to sail the islands ... 
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FROM NATURE ISLAND - DOMINICA.







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Lazy day by the river

I am blessed to have resided on this beautiful nature island- Dominica.




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Quote Rogerka Replybullet Posted: 17 Mar 2011 at 3:21am
wooow, beautiful. makes me wanna be there
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Roggy...what better  than the river....Wink
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Quote sandra Replybullet Posted: 17 Mar 2011 at 6:26am
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wooow, beautiful. makes me wanna be there


Makes me wanna be there also, Roggy.

On your next tour, tour the Caribbean, Roggy. Get some sunshine, local food and drinks, bathe in the sulphur spring in Dominica, eat some mountain chicken (frogs, I think).
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