Caño Hondo – A natural waterpark in the Dominican Republic

Approximate reading time: 9 minutes 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…

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

Approximate reading time: 7 minutes 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. But what makes these waterfalls in the Dominican Republic especially interesting is that they are rather neglected from the local population….

Bad timing at Montaña Redonda – What happens, when you have a 0° view ⛰🌫

Montaña Redonda is one of the most sold excursions in the Dominican Republic and offers the visitor a stunning 360° view. But how does it look when you are not as lucky and are blessed with a cloudy day?

Read this article and find out why the weather conditions at Montaña Redonda are key for an unforgettable day on top of the mountain!

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? And why should you leave the city again? How is life in Santo Domingo for an expat?

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

Laguna Redonda – The little neighbor of Montaña Redonda

If you are familiar with tourism in the Dominican Republic and like to travel, you probably have heard already of Montaña Redonda. This is a famous tourism excursion on the top of a hilly area where you have a stunning 360 degrees with to the adjacent valleys. But have you ever heard about the little neighbor Laguna Redonda?

5 reasons to live in Quito and 5 reasons to leave Quito

Quito! Capital of Ecuador! And at the same time the highest capital of the world! But how can that be with ‘only’ 2,850 m in altitude? Quito is as well the capital of the world, that is located closest to the equator.

I had the opportunity to be in Quito for three months. Sober and realistically analyzed, I must say, that it was a valuable experience in my life. Read here five analytical reasons to live in Quito, but on the other hand as well five reasons that made me leave the city again. I want to be equilibrated and balanced as the equator. 

Gamarra (Lima) en 2014

Gamarra Gamarra is a part of Lima which is ideal for shopping for clothes and walking across the food and spice markets. But there is a big difference between a market in Europe and these markets. For the better orientation of the prices: 1 PEN is 0,25 €. I really love these markets and felt…

First journal entry 2014

Hello and welcome to my first journal entry! Introducing: For tumblr I decided to summarize all the influences, all the experiences, all the things I’ve seen in a stylistic way for the people that know me and the people that want to become acquainted with me. I prefer informational self-definition, keeping the users privacy data…