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Parque Central in Puerto Plata at sunset  

Parque Central in Puerto Plata at sunset

Caribbean vibes (Dominican Republic)

July 23rd 2022
(Day 23 on the road) After a fairly painless flight and a late-night Uber into the city, I arrived in Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic. The main reason for coming here was to take a language course for a week to brush up my Spanish, before hitting South America a few weeks later. The school was located in Sosua, on the north coast of the island; and all in all, it was th ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Dominican Republic » Boca Chica

Dominican Flag Explored and claimed by Columbus on his first voyage in 1492, the island of Hispaniola became a springboard for Spanish conquest of the Caribbean and the American mainland. In 1697, Spain recognized French dominion over the western third of the islan... ... read more
27th July 2022

Puerto Plata
Ben it is great reading your blogs again. Thanks for taking us along.

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