Tag: Cities

2018 Carnaval Infantil or National Children’s Carnival Parade in Santo Domingo

This year’s National Children’s Carnival parade–or Muestra Nacional de Carnaval Infantil– in Santo Domingo was as wonderful an experience as last year. It was more organized this time, with plenty of street and tourist police to keep traffic and crowds moving, and monitoring the movement of the parade. Pre-parade in […]

Santo Domingo’s Malecón Renovated

It’s finally, finally, happening. Santo Domingo’s Malecón–the city’s iconic seafront boulevard–is getting a complete makeover and upgrade. I’ve always loved it, even with its rundown look in the past, but always thought that if it were ever renovated, it would completely transform this side of the city. And it already […]