Dominican Republic

FREAK STORM HITS CABRERA!!!

Hi Guys, While on my way out to pick up some people the strangest thing occurred. A few of my neighbors were waving their hands in efforts to grab my attention. As I came to a stop and rolled down my window I asked Que Paso? Hoy no se está cruzando el río (today you are […]

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CABRERA ROCKS! With Frank Reyes

On a previous post I mentioned how carwashes in the DR are many things. One of which of course is washing cars but they also range from bars to restaurants from gathering places to even live concerts! That’s correct even live outdoor concerts! Last week our friends over at Monarca Car Wash held yet another […]

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Exploring Outback Cabrera With New Friends From Edmonton Canada

Every one of our free North Coast Discovery Tours is a little different, depending on what our guests choose to see. On a recent tour, we met some wonderful new friends from our hometown of Edmonton, Canada. Their visit was a little longer so we were able to devote a few days to some off-the-beaten-path […]

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Independence Day in the Dominican Republic

It seems that we just said goodbye to our last group of visitors. Just when I thought I’d be able to catch up on a few things another event takes place that the DR Escapes team thought you’d all like to know more about. Yes it’s that time of year again. The time is Independence […]

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Freedom Has Many Definitions

Ask 100 people what freedom means and you’ll probably get 100 different answers. Freedom means something different to almost every one of us. While returning our last visitor to the airport the conversation of freedom came up and it actually was what inspired me to compose this post entitled “Freedom Has Many Definitions”. When you’re […]

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James Westley Rawles: Baby The Rain Must Fall

Recently I had the opportunity to share in a second interview with James Westley Rawles. This time around it was more of a fire side chat together than a formal interview. We’re almost finished the editing and won’t be long before you’ll be seeing it on both the web site and the DR Escapes YouTube […]

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Being In the Green

I’d like you to think on the above title and then ask yourself what does being in the green mean to you. Of course your answers will differ but each one would still be correct. WHY …Because it’s correct for you and therefore becomes your reality. But seriously think about this before continuing. What does […]

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A Close Friend and An Eye Opening Visit

For the last week our good friend Christopher came down and paid us a visit. It’s been over 7 years since Liane and I last seen him. Together we did so many things and personally I know Christopher left with a whole different understanding of many things. While composing this post three of the many […]

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DR S.W. Regional Tour Los Patos, Paraíso Heading Toward Pedernales Part 3

In part two of this series I mentioned that we were both flying by sight with no real flight plan. We’d just be flowing in sort of a general direction if you will and stopping where ever we decided to. With dusk fast approaching we decided to find a place to stay for the night. […]

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DR S.W. Regional Tour Barahona to Paraíso Part 2

Liane and I woke up the following morning refreshed and ready for day two. Over breakfast and after a quick glance at our map decided to make the town of Paraíso our next stop for the night. Remembering what was mentioned in part one of the series we always go with the flow so it […]

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