It is believed that Christopher Columbus sailed past the island of Dominica on Sunday November 3, 1493. The island, the Commonwealth of Dominica, has been nicknamed the “Nature Isle of the Caribbean,” located in the Caaribbean Sea in the West Indies. Natural hot springs and volcanic geo-thermal activity is still actively present as Dominica is still being formed. The island is known for rainforests, home to many unique plants, animals and birds. Dominica was founded on March 1, 1967.
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