The expat dilemma: When we are stuck between two worlds

How does it feel when we are stuck between two worlds? I gave myself a few deep thoughts about the concept of an expat and analyzed different perspectives when you are stuck between two worlds and why it was the same for me.

7 great examples of alternative tourism in the Dominican Republic

I would like to show 7 examples of alternative tourism in the Dominican Republic to make you aware of all the possibilities of the country. Maybe you’ll find out, why the Ministry of Tourism communicates its country as ‘The Dominican Republic has it all’.

Is it dangerous to drive in the Dominican Republic?

Is it a dangerous to do a road trip in the Dominican Republic? In this article I would like to tell a few firsthand experiences and report with many photos and videos of real events from the daily madness on the Dominican streets.

Why the term ‘thinking outside the box’ is more than obsolete in 2020

We all know and love employment ads. A successful and prestigious company is looking for an enthusiastic candidate with excellent skills, who is passionate about learning something new and can offer exemplary leadership skills. He or she must have 360° experience in different categories, but with a unique passion to conceptualize ideas. And the best should be, if he or she has an inherent “think outside the box” mentality.
Everyone wants us to be thinking outside the box. We need to be special, quaint and someone unique to be interesting. Isn’t it better to not expect too much in a collective society?

Presa de Valdesia – Artificial but beautiful

Presa de Valdesia is a beautiful reservoir dam in the Peravia Region of the Dominican Republic. But I actually wanted to visit another destination. Still, I made some great pictures of the artificial dam this day of the Máximo Gómez National Park.

7 incredible but ordinary stories from the Colonial Zone in Santo Domingo

This article is dedicated to all the random but odd encounters in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo. Dominicans will probably be bored and stop reading because for them it’s nothing new or special I am writing about. But everyone else will be probably well entertained because of the weird but authentic stories I will share.

How to get a Masters degree from UCAM (Innovation and Tourism Marketing)

What does it take next to accomplish a Master’s study from UCAM? The theory. The practice. A written and defended thesis. And a lot of patience with their 3rd world administration.

And 2.5 years of patience to deal with complete useless people from administration and an impudent and useless study coordinator from UCAM.

How much weighs a dream?

How much weighs a dream? Is the dream heavier or lighter when fulfilled? Is it even possible for a dream to leave a physical weight inside of us?

I was always curious finding out the answers to these questions.

Viceroyalty carnival of the Colonial City in Santo Domingo 2020

How do people celebrate carnival in the Dominican Republic? Is there carnival in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo?

Read this article to find out more about a new and invented form of carnival in the Dominican Republic and Santo Domingo that looks very history-charged at first appearance.

Caño Hondo – A natural waterpark in the Dominican Republic

I like water and water activities. But I prefer fresh water rather than saltwater. There is a very beautiful construction very close to Sabana de la Mar in the south of Samaná Bay. It’s called Paraíso Caño Hondo and has very inviting installments to discover. Especially the natural waterpark opens up a lot of fun…

Salto de Yanigua – A secret waterfall in the Hato Mayor province

One good thing about the Dominican Republic is, that it has much more things to offer than just beaches and seasides. Especially waterfalls are scattered across the whole country. Best thing is to discover themself. And that’s what I did. I visited Salto de Yanigua – A rather secret waterfall in the Hato Mayor province.

5 reasons to live in Santo Domingo and 5 reasons to leave Santo Domingo

The Dominican Republic is a magnificent tourism destination in the Caribbean. Many holidays begin in the capital of Santo Domingo and its Colonial Zone to welcome the visitor with a historical flair. But what about living in Santo Domingo? What are good reasons to live in the Dominican capital?

Read in this article, what life in the oldest city on the American continent really means for a foreigner.