Hurricane Maria made direct contact with Dominica a month ago ... our lives have changed drastically since that day.
Before I tell you all our hurricane story - let me cut to the most important and pressing issue .. Relief. I have loved Dominica for many years, and have been lucky to call her my home since June 2016. Sadly, much of our beautiful nature island has been reduced to rubble and debris, but though … Continue reading Hurricane Maria Relief
I woke up this morning to sunshine and chirping birds, clear skies and no wind. It’s warm and clear, the water looks calm and people are going about their sunday routines. I take another sip of my homemade pumpkin spice latte and sigh. The past few days have been beautiful, just like this, but we’ve … Continue reading Hurricane Irma
When I moved to Dominica I joined a facebook group called Girls Love Travel (GLT). I wanted to connect with women who shared my wanderlust and who also might be looking for some place to get away from it all, recharge, explore, be adventurous and feel safe even while traveling solo - which is how … Continue reading Girls Love Travel
A year ago I would have said I was late, today I'm right on island time. On June 8th of 2016 Rich and I landed in Dominica with Dexter, Pierre and 99% of our worldly possessions, a year later we still feel brand new to this island and totally at home all at the same … Continue reading 1 Year On Dominica
My birthday's have held special significance the past few years. Richard's first trip to Dominica was for my birthday, we were engaged a few days after my birthday on our layover in Puerto Rico. A year later we were celebrating my birthday in Las Vegas just a few days away from leaving for a week in … Continue reading Island Birthdays
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So you want to visit Dominica?! Wonderful, now how do you get here, which airport do you fly into? what should you pack? what is the currency? Eeek! HELP! Here is a short primer on visiting Dominica whether you are friends or family visiting us personally, a guest or camper visiting once SALT is … Continue reading Visiting Dominica
OurSaltyPassports.com has teamed up with Waïti Media and together we are a force to be reckoned with! Together we always get the shot, and we've been going on so many fun adventures together recently which probably accounts for the lack of recent updates! But - I've got some great blogs coming up for you including our experiences … Continue reading Salty/Waïti
If you've been following along on our adventure for some time, or you've been catching up quickly you might notice a theme I have of not revealing where we are in projects until we've actually made substantial progress. It's hard to track progress when its so subjective, it's like being excited about carving out a cog only to … Continue reading Planning Progress Report!