Dominican Republic

Giving Your Time, Not Things on Vacation

As I left the comfort of my air-conditioned bus, I followed a cobblestone street deep into the heart of El Javillar. A trio of young Dominican children laughed and played under the stream of a garden hose, finding relief from the hot carribean sun. Skinny dogs roamed the village looking for scraps of food. I […]

June 22nd, 2016|Dominican Republic|

Cuba & Dominican Republic Cruise Ship Review

I’ve had the good fortune to sail on small ships, large ships, mega ships and river cruise longships. I enjoy the floating hotel aspect of cruising, as I like seeing new places and only having to unpack my suitcase once. When I had the opportunity to join Fathom on a cruise to Puerto Plata in […]

June 17th, 2016|Cruise, Dominican Republic|

Roadside Eats in the Dominican Republic

Discover one of the best things about the Dominican Republic: the huge availability of fresh fruits and snacks all around the island, on even the most tucked away roads! 

Whether you’re visiting the capital of the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo, relaxing in one of the hundreds of beach resorts in Punta Cana, or on a mission […]

April 13th, 2016|Dominican Republic, Food, Travel, Travel Writer|