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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo was absolutely beautiful and had enough diversity and worthwhile tourist destinations to keep me extremely busy.  This was apparently one of Christopher Columbus’s favorite locations and it is possibly where his remains lie today.  There is just a ton of history that I would love to tell you about, but I lost my… Continue Reading

Miguel, Santo Domingo

Miguel, Santo Domingo

If you’ve read about my arrival in Santo Domingo, you’ll know that my first night there I was hungry, tired, and a bit irritated.  And that is where this story starts off.   I had just checked in to the hotel and asked the receptionist where I could get something decent to eat.  She recommended… Continue Reading

Arrival in Santo Domingo, DR

My arrival in Santo Domingo was a pleasant one.  Santo Doming is the capitol of the Dominican Republic and is located on the countries southern coast.  My first stop after getting off the plane was the currency exchange where I exchanged a couple hundred dollars for the Dominican Peso at around the 40:1 exchange rate.… Continue Reading