Dominica officially known as the Commonwealth of Dominica is an island country located in the Caribbean region. Roseau is the capital and the largest city of Dominica. The other major cities and towns in Dominica are Portsmouth, Marigot, Berekua, Mahaut, Saint Joseph, Wesley, Soufriere, Salisbury, Castle Bruce, La Plaine, Pointe Michel, etc.
The official language of the country in Dominica is English. The other spoken languages in Dominica are Dominican Creole, Kokoy, etc. Dominica is well known for its unique way of celebrating its festivals like Dominica’s Carnival, Dominica Festival of Arts, Dive Fest, Hike Fest, Independence Day, Dominica’s World Creole Music Festival (WCMF), Dominica’s Jazz ‘n Creole Festival, etc. Many foreigners or travelers also take part in the celebration and enjoy it.
The official name of the postal service in Dominica is Dominica Postage. The postal service in Dominica was introduced during French rule in the 17th century and the name Dominica Postage was adopted in 1951. At first, there was so much controversy over the places which were registered under the postal code office, but then slowly every region in Dominica got its postal codes. The pin code is segregated in such a way that each of the postal codes is.
Dominica has a total land area of 750 km2, which comes to around a total of 290 mi2. The territory of Dominica is divided into 10 Parishes namely, Saint Andrew Parish, Saint David Parish, Saint George Parish, Saint John Parish, Saint Joseph Parish, Saint Luke Parish, Saint Mark Parish, Saint Patrick Parish, Saint Paul Parish, and Saint Peter Parish. It was further subdivided into cities, municipalities, towns, and villages.
Dominica has major sources of water including groundwater, lakes, rainwater, rivers, snow, soil moisture springs, streams, water, waterfall, wetlands, etc. Dominica has more than two lakes and a few water bodies. Some water bodies have developed as tourist spots. Many water bodies are small in area and contain a minimum volume of water. Most of these water bodies are fresh water and very few are salt lakes.
Dominica contains more than 51 named mountains. The highest peak and the most prominent mountain is Morne Diablotins which is about 1,447 meters (4,747 feet). The other major mountains in Dominica are Morne Trois Piton, Morne Watt, Morne Micotrin, Morne Les Resources, Morne Anglais, Mosquito Mountain, Morne Nicholls, Foundland, Morne Plat Pays, Morne aux Diables, Morne Fraser, Crabier, etc.
Each administrative division maintains its postal code for mail delivery purposes.
Having the correct code is essential to your mail delivery.
The official name of the Seychelles postal service is the Seychelles Postal Service.
The postal service in Seychelles was introduced in 1861 and the name Seychelles Postal Service was adopted in 1976. The territory of Seychelles is divided into four regions which are further subdivided into 26 districts.