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by , SmarterTravel Staff - April 14, 2008
A hummingbird at rest, Dominica


Unlike many other Caribbean islands blighted by massive resorts, cruise ports, and casinos, rainforest-covered Dominica has made an effort to protect its environment and be the region's ecotourism destination. In 2004 Dominica was the first country to earn a designation as a Green Globe Destination from the eco-certification organization Green Globe 21.

(Photo: John Anderson)

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