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Pat’e Palo – The oldest tavern in the Americas
February 9, 2010 – 7:20 pm | 2 Comments
Pat’e Palo – The oldest tavern in the Americas

During renovations to open Pat’e Palo in 1998, a stone doorframe was found beneath the building facade with Taíno Indian carvings. Representatives from the National Patrimony confirmed the authenticity of the carvings. It was also …

Santo Domingo Dress Code
February 9, 2010 – 7:19 pm | No Comment
Santo Domingo Dress Code

Dress to impress. Always!
Clubbing in Santo Domingo is as much about being seen than anything else. Now, we don’t mean rent a tux and jump into the limo. But know that a pair of …

Food, Dessert and Coffee – Three spots you would have never found
February 9, 2010 – 6:50 pm | No Comment
Food, Dessert and Coffee – Three spots you would have never found

Dulcería María La Turca
Dulcería María La Turca is one of the capital’s treasures. Its worth does not come from billboards and me- dia coverage, but rather from loyal clients who have frequented the bakery for …

Cuba Libre – Free Cuba
February 8, 2010 – 4:58 pm | No Comment
Cuba Libre – Free Cuba

The most solicited mixed drink in the Dominican Republic is by far the Cuba Libre (Free Cuba). The origins of the Cuba Libre name are fuzzy but one widely accepted story is that of a …

Gourmet Dominican Coffee at West Indies
October 3, 2009 – 2:16 pm | 3 Comments
Gourmet Dominican Coffee at West Indies

West Indies Coffee is one of the Zona Colonial’s small gems and if you don’t look twice, you might pass right by. Located on Calle Las Mercedes between Arzobispo Meriño and Isabel La Católica, the …