The Sights

Historical sites and places to go. Family, kids and adults.

Dining

Restaurants, cafes, in places and those hole in the wall gems.

Nightlife

Bars, clubs and popular night spots. We have the inside scoop!

Shopping & Services

Where to shop and what to buy. Services and products.

The Beaches

Boca Chica, Guayacanes & Juan Dolio just 45mins away.

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Hotel Day Passes – Relaxing at the beach
February 9, 2010 – 7:13 pm | One Comment
Hotel Day Passes – Relaxing at the beach

Resorts throughout the DR offer Day Passes that allow anyone to experience the all-you-can-eat and all-you-can-drink philosophy of the all-inclusive.
A daily fee basically grants access to everything the resort has to offer, except a room. …

Santo Domingo’s Beaches
August 1, 2009 – 10:40 pm | 5 Comments
Santo Domingo’s Beaches

Located 20 miles (30 kms) east of Santo Domingo and 2 miles (a bit over 3 kms) east of Las Americas International Airport, Boca Chica has reserved the right of being the capital’s “city beach”. …

Transport to the Beach
August 1, 2009 – 2:26 pm | No Comment
Transport to the Beach

Santo Domingo to the beach
Taking a private taxi is one option to get to Santo Domingo’s beaches. Prices aren’t cheap, but are always negotiable. You can also negotiate the cab to wait for you and …

Boca Chica Fried Fish
August 1, 2009 – 12:33 pm | 4 Comments
Boca Chica Fried Fish

Boca Chica is famous for its fried fish. According to fish vendor Rosanna Bautista, it’s the love they add to the recipe that separates fried fish in Boca Chica from that which is served anywhere …

Tee off in Juan Dolio
August 1, 2009 – 9:33 am | One Comment
Tee off in Juan Dolio

Great golf is not far from Santo Domingo. Juan Dolio features two challenging 18 hole par 72 courses at Metro Country Club’s Los Marlins Golf Course and at the Guavaberry Golf & Country Club’s Gary …