Come and meet like minded Dominicans all living and loving the nature island, local business owners, tour guides, artists, our favourite car rental, restaurants, amazing therapists and healers and day trips, and more ...
The first person you will probably meet is our lovely most friendly dominican Lynn from Bonus Car rentals.
You will also meet Lynn when purchasing your temporarily Dominican drivers license $30EC and available only at the Melville Airport (DOM).
ZEN GARDENS located in the valley, "a beautiful, serene, peaceful environment embraced by nature, lovely river, a place to get your creative juices flowing, whether it's painting or writing, or whatever." - Rita & Kirk
HOT STONE MASSAGE with Rita Bruce
TOUR GUIDES ... Danny 'the forest ranger' will guide you thru the famous Red Rock nature reserve. Wendy owner of DominicauNTOUCHABLE TOURS can take you on fabulous tours around the island in his most comfortable mini van (he is a licensed taxi driver and tour guide), visiting national treasures and local rum spots to try the homemade flavours to name a few, just check out Wendy's website.
Some neighbourly restaurants are RAINBOW, CORAL REEF, POZ and PAGUA BAY BAR & GRILL
Restaurants a little further away such as Sisters in Picard, RiverSide Cafe at Citrus Creek Plantation just south of Rosalee Bay, Zamaan at Rosalie Bay Resort, Romance Cafe in Mero.
Local groceries can be found at A&A with Alford and Ali running a small pleasant and friendly grocery store (and the only ATM machine in Calabishie). Coral Reef Grocery with Gus and his sons and the ladies running the shore and restaurant.
For a larger grocery store we have two IGA supermarkets (aka 'WHitchurch'), one in Roseau and one in Picard - Portsmouth.
fresh farmers markets are found on Saturdays in Calibishie (at the bus stop) and in Portsmouth (turn right at the main intersection), plus the daily farmers market in Roseau.
Fresh Fish can be found in Calibishie and anywhere on the island. Just follow the shoreline and you will find fisherman selling their catch on a daily basis. Most days find Yellow Fin Tuna, Red Snapper, Lion Fish, Dorado, Blue Marlin, Lobster, and more.
Organic Farming at Roots lovingly managed by Karen and Roy.