Tag: Festivals

Jarabacoa Flower Festival 2017 (Jarabacoa Festival de las Flores)

It was a tough one last weekend. I was either going southwest of the DR to cover the Mango Festival in Bani, which I attended last year, or to the center of the country for the Jarabacoa Flower Festival in the mountains. There was also a seafood festival in Sanchez, […]

6 Reasons To Visit the Dominican Republic in the Summer

If you’re writing off traveling to the Caribbean in the summer because of hurricane season–a very low probability by the way–you’re missing out. It’s the most fun, affordable, and culture-filled season to visit; a time when locals are also out and about mingling and taking their families on staycations. And nowhere […]