Dominican Republic

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Dominican Women Create Art from Scraps

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Giving Your Time, Not Things on Vacation

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Cuba & Dominican Republic Cruise Ship Review

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Dominican Cuisine

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 …

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