Etiquette in Dominica

Dominica is located in the Caribbean Sea and has a population of 72,660 people.

The islands are a British overseas territory.

The official language of Dominica is English, while Dominican Creole French, Island Carib, and French are spoken.

The majority of citizens follow Christianity.

The currency of Dominica is the East Caribbean Dollar.

Greetings Etiquette

Be sure to say good day or good night when shaking hands. A fist bump is not unheard of in Dominica, though it is not used as often by women. Women may hug and kiss on the cheek other women or close friends and family.

Dress Etiquette

Women tend to wear blouses with long skirts or skirt suits. Men may wear long sleeve dress shirts, dress pants, and good-quality shoes.