Wellness Wednesday: Bountiful Breadfruit

Weekly tips to bring island-inspired wellness into your everyday life from the wellness and spa team at Rosalie Bay Resort, Dominica. Post written by Spa Therapist Alma George. Breadfruit. Some like it boiled, some like it roasted, but I love it fried. In Dominica we are blessed with this sweet, creamy food that the locals […]

Excavation rescues baby leatherback sea turtles

Earlier this week, 28 baby leatherback sea turtles were rescued during a hatchling excavation of a nest. With a little help from guests, all hatchlings made it out to sea. The efforts were captured in the two videos below. The excavation, led by sea turtle expert Simon George and the volunteer organization NET Rosalie (Nature Enhancement Team), is […]

One of 5 “sea turtle adventures” featured on Fox News

Rosalie Bay Resort, our owner Beverly Deikel and turtle expert Simon George were just featured on Fox News. Travel writer Chelle Koster Walton shares her picks for five sea turtle adventures in Florida and the Caribbean, and included our Dominica eco-resort. In her article, “5 steps to sea turtle adventures,” Chelle shares how Beverly founded the […]

Fun on the water: Dive Fest 2013

Summer brings more excitement on the water than sea turtles. Dive Fest, an annual event hosted by the Dominica Watersports Association in Soufriere, is always a fun time for locals and visitors alike. This year’s celebration took place July 5th through July 14th, marking the event’s 20th anniversary. Dive Fest offered a variety of fun […]

Wellness Wednesday: Boat Yoga Pose

Weekly tips to bring island-inspired wellness into your everyday life from the wellness and spa team at Rosalie Bay Resort, Dominica. Post written by Spa and Wellness Coordinator Laura Lund. This week, we’re highlighting another yoga pose to add to your routine. The boat pose (demonstrated in the photos below by Wellness Coordinator Laura Lund) strengthens […]

At the Sea Turtle Hatchery with Simon

2013 has been an exciting sea turtle season – and we still have several months to go! So far we have documented 52 nests at Rosalie Bay and our hatchery is full. Only nests that are too close to the shore are relocated to the hatchery, which is further in shore, so that the eggs […]

Wellness Wednesday: Stress and Your Body

Weekly tips to bring island-inspired wellness into your everyday life from the wellness and spa team at Rosalie Bay Resort, Dominica. Post written by Spa Therapist Alma George. Throughout our lifetime we all experience some level of stress, but we must learn how to manage it. Stress is a normal part of our lives. It […]

Dominica Among “10 Tropical Summer Paradises”

Dominica and Rosalie Bay Resort were just featured among the “10 Tropical Summer Paradises” highlighted by Reader’s Digest Canada and MSN.ca. Travel expert Susan Campbell names 10 tropical locales where there are “plenty of good reasons” to visit “beyond low season bargains.” Among the reasons to visit Dominica and Rosalie Bay this summer: watching the […]

Wellness Wednesday: Soursop Ice Cream Recipe

Weekly tips to bring island-inspired wellness into your everyday life from the wellness and spa team at Rosalie Bay Resort, Dominica. Post written by Spa and Wellness Coordinator Laura Lund. We all crave a cool treat, such as ice cream, especially when its warm outside. And I personally think soursop is the best ice cream […]

View through an artist’s eyes

Roger Burnett is one of the many artists and artisans that reside here on Dominica. His gallery, which sits on 2.5 acres, is on the way to Roseau from Rosalie Bay Resort. After giving up a career in engineering design, Roger became an artist and set sail first in Europe and later in the Caribbean. […]