tostones is a typical Dominican dish

“Tostones” (also called plátanos fritos or frito verde) are twice-fried plantain slices. They are a side dish that accompanies the main course of almost any meal, or is even eaten[…]

Update: Informacion de la Embajada Alemana/ Information from the German Embassy/ Information der Deutschen Botschaft: … Rückflüge von der Dominikanischen Republik nach Europa sind jedenfalls bis einschließlich 20.03.2020 möglich. Bei[…]

Dominicanismo: rebú

“Dominicanismo” is a word, phrase, or expression of the Spanish spoken in the Dominican Republic, reflecting the culture and traditions of the country. Usually those expressions cannot be found in[…]

Carnival in the DR

February is the month of carnival in the Dominican Republic, filling the streets with the vibrant colors of ornately worked costumes, masks, and lots of Merengue and Bachata music. Parades[…]

Whale watching season

Whale watching season in the Dominican Republic has started! From January to March, hundreds of humpback whales come from the Northern Atlantic to the warm waters of the bay of[…]