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  1. Beautiful Martinique: Picture-postcard island imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Just north of Saint Lucia and just south of Dominica lies Martinique, a tiny island nicknamed 'la fleur des caraibes' for the wide variety of exotic flora. Martinique is actually not an independent nation.

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  2. With summer travel coming up, it's time to get serious about ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | Chicago Tribune

    As the season of sunscreen, barbecues and summer travel kicks off, you should start getting serious - if you haven't already - about Zika . U.S. health officials warn that mosquitoes carrying the virus could hit the mainland's southern borders - starting with Florida and the Gulf Coast - in a few weeks, and as the list of affected countries continues to expand, so does the likelihood that one of those places will be on your itinerary.

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  3. Zika virus or not, family vacations in French West IndiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Philly.com

    In November, I booked our all-inclusive vacation to Martinique, wired the deposit, and began counting down the days to our March week in the Caribbean. Including my wife, Linda, and our grown children, Max and Zoe, we were a family of four headed for the nonstop sports and lavish buffets of Club Med's Buccaneers Creek in the French West Indies.

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  4. A taste of France in the CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | MoneyWeek

    From the white-sand beach of Grande Anse des Salines, located on the southern tip of Martinique at Sainte-Anne, you cannot help but admire the hazy peaks of Saint Lucia in the distance. But don't let the palm trees fool you.

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  5. Air Cara bes and Europcar Sign an Exclusive Commercial PartnershipRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Business Wire

    Air Caraibes, the French airline specialising in the Caribbean Arc and Europcar , the leading car rental provider in Europe and a major mobility player, announced today the signing of an exclusive commercial partnership for the next 3 years. Thanks to this strategic agreement, Air Caraibes customers stand to benefit from Europcar's mobility services, and the impressive coverage of its car hire network, one of the most important in the Caribbean arc.

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  6. Dominica reports first confirmed case of the Zika virusRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Echo

    In Delaware, health officials are getting ready for the swiftly approaching mosquito season by planning for contingencies if they start seeing Zika virus cases. The banner reads: 'Zika spreads, pregnant women, protect yourselves!'A prevention campaign warning about the risks of virus Zika has been deployed in the French Caribbean prior to Marisol Touraine visit in Martinique on February 26, 2016.

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  7. Norwegian Resumes Seasonal Service to the French CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Travel Industry Wire

    Flights From Baltimore/Washington, D.C., Boston and New York to Guadeloupe and Martinique Return in November; Winter 2016 Fares Start at $49 One-Way, Including Taxes Norwegian will resume its seasonal winter service to the French Caribbean following a successful first winter season. Nonstop service from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport , Logan International Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport to Guadeloupe and Martinique will begin on November 10. Norwegian's service between the United States and the French Caribbean began last December.

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  8. Norwegian Resumes Seasonal Service to the French CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | PRWeb

    Norwegian will resume its seasonal winter service from Baltimore/Washington, D.C., Boston and New York to Guadeloupe and Martinique in November 2016. Winter 2016 fares start at $49 one-way, including taxes.

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  9. All Things Travel: Low Cost Flights To The Caribbean ArriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | CBS Local

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  10. What Dominica is: Beautiful, naturalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Most travellers hit on Dominica - or Waitukubuli, in the island's native Kalinago language - during a half-day shore excursion on a cruise. Of course, cruising's the equivalent of speed-dating the Caribbean islands.

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  11. What Dominica is: Beautiful, natural. What it's not: Cluttered with resortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Canada.com

    Most travellers hit on Dominica - or Waitukubuli, in the island's native Kalinago language - during a half-day shore excursion on a cruise. Of course, cruising's the equivalent of speed-dating the Caribbean islands.

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  12. What Dominica is: Beautiful, natural. What it's not: Cluttered with resorts.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Washington Post

    A scene along the Atlantic, usually the dramatic and wind-blown side of Dominica, near Rosalie Bay. The island in the Caribbean is refreshingly absent of high-rises.

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  13. Airlines resume flights to DominicaSep. 22, 2015, 7:52 PM AstRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | Trinadad Express

    Earlier, the Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority gave the go-ahead to resume commercial flights. Since then, airport authorities have been working to restore essential services to the badly damaged terminal building in order for airline partners, LIAT, Seaborne Airlines and Winair, to re-establish schedules to the airport.

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  14. Dominica is down but not out after ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The eastern Caribbean island of Dominica is generally known by few and confused by many because it's not the Dominican Republic.

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  15. French authorities extend visa waiver period for travellers to DominicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Bajan Reporter

    The authorities in Guadeloupe and Martinique have extended the visa waiver period for travellers entering both countries in order to take a ferry to Dominica. Customers holding a LIAT ticket to / from Dominica can change their flight to / from Guadeloupe, Martinique or St. Lucia at no charge.

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  16. Seaborne reroutes Dominica flightsRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    Seaborne Airlines issued an advisory Monday for passengers traveling to and from Dominica that all Seaborne services into Dominica have been suspended through Sept. 16 as a result of damage inflicted on the airport from Tropical Storm Erika.

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  17. 17 delayed flights due to tropical storm ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Tropical storm Erika causes a total of 17 US flight delays as of the afternoon of August 28, 2015. Miami International Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport are the two major airports that are greatly affected by the storm, creating a domino effect on the number of cancellations of flights implemented by different airlines.

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  18. Seaborne Announces Its Dominica Relief PlanRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    All passengers booked on Seaborne Airlines will be offered the opportunity to re-book their flights into , CEO of Seaborne Airlines, "Our company and our employees are making all efforts to help travelers, relief workers, and the citizenry of During the next several weeks, Seaborne will operate up to three times daily service between San Juan Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and Point-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe. Seaborne will continue to maintain three times weekly service from , which also has regularly scheduled ferry service to Dominica.

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  19. Death in Dominica as rain hits hard and hurricane season gets activeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Radio Dominica 's TDN Radio is reporting that Tropical Storm Erika has claimed 7 confirmed deaths and as many as 20 additional island residents may be dead. Erika hit the island in the early morning hours of Thursday.

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