dominican spanish dominicanismo un viaje de lapices

“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[…]

What is a colmado?

A colmado is a mix between a small supermarket and a bar. It covers all the little daily needs and is a great place to meet people. Our student facilitator[…]

“I learned so much”

Lana (27) from the US about her program in Santo Domingo:  “My favorite place with my favorite people! All the professors are amazing. I learned so much in a short[…]

Maíz, tobaco, hamaca – the words of dead languages continue to live in other languages. The language of the Tainos has been considered extinct since the mid-16th century. Nevertheless, many[…]

Dominicanismo: un chin

“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[…]

Protect the Reefs

A new study highlights the importance of the coral reefs in the Dominican Republic for the income of the country in general and also calls attention to all sectors benefited[…]

Dominicanismo: bacano

“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[…]