Calle Isabel La Catolica #356, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, RD

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Life in Santo Domingo
1 Feb

Island Life Street Dog Rescue

We’ve been talking about it for ages at Island Life Backpackers’ Hostel, the idea of putting something back into the community where we live and work.  Well – here it is!   Island Life Street Dog Rescue.  If you have ever been to...
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27 Sep

A lucky escape…

Its been a week now since Hurricane Maria stormed through the Caribbean just 2 weeks after Irma passed through causing untold destruction. About a week before it looked as it was going to hit the Dominican Republic head on but luckily for...
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31 Jul

Bar Tips for the Colonial Zone

The nightlife here in the Colonial Zone is pretty great! You’ll find plenty of bars playing tropical music that are great for dancing (classics like Parada 77 and Onno’s), but there’s also lots of interesting spots for just hanging out with friends. Here’s a...
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