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…
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….
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!
Santo Domingo Pop is a festival about the modern pop culture with a certain Caribbean touch. The 2020 edition took part in the botanic garden of Santo Domingo and was by far the best festival of the city I attended so far. Read this article and find out why!
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.
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?
The Dominican Republic is the most visited destination in the Caribbean. Yet it has much more to offer than the usual and expectable things. Read in this article 10 travel facts of the Dominican Republic to motivate individual travelers.
I was very lucky to have had the opportunity to see something very special at ‘El Conuco’ in Santo Domingo. Later I found out, that the November 26 is the ‘National Merengue Day’ in the Dominican Republic…
What is ‘Fiesta de Palos’ and how do they celebrate it in the Domincan Republic?
Luckily, I could join this racket and was surprised how Dominicans celebrate their culture on a Sunday afternoon in San Cristobal.
This is the second article I am dedicating to this festival. I was writing earlier this year an article about the Zoneo Fest 2019. A festival in Santo Domingo about the…with…where you can do… Well, to be honest, there is a lot to do for many different audiences. Whether you come with family and kids,…
Is the Dominican Republic safe for a vacation in 2019 after all the incidents in Punta Cana? Read this article to find out more about the hottest topic of the summer!
What if Dominicans are organizing a street food festival in the Colonial Zone? Can you expect to have more than just Sancocho and Rice with beans? Yes – I have some munchies to report during the Zoneo Festival 2019 in Santo Domingo!
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 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 impressions of Miraflores. Die ersten Eindrücke von Miraflores. Las primeras impresiones de Miraflores. De eerste indruk van Miraflores.
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…