This morning walking with the dogs in Plaza España I noticed the changing colored laser lights were on inside the Cultural Center of Telecommunications Museum/ el Centro Cultural de las Telecomunicaciones Museo (CCT) and had to go and check it out. Looking through the window of the CCT you can see the reflection of the […]
Oh yea! It is Carnaval time again in Dominican Republic. We have been celebrating Carnaval since 1520 with music, colors, parades, fun and craziness. This year the celebrations continue through the month of February to the beginning of March 2015. I will post all the Dominican Republic Carnival Activities / Actividades y celebraciónes de Carnaval […]
Every year there is a great art festival in Parque Colon just in time for Christmas. The XI Feria Nacional de Artesania, There are artists representing each province in the Dominican Republic. They are selling their unique art and craft items. Not only is there great items to purchase and view but there is all […]
Today there is a country wide strike or as it is called here huelga. People are protesting the rising cost of fuel and food among other things like the 4% for education. Extra police and military personal have been deployed, especially in those problem areas, to keep peace during this day long strike. The Diario […]
We have been getting some strong rains the last few days. Thank goodness it is not a hurricane…yet. I took this picture of the poor pigeons sitting on the roof top during a storm. They must have been taking a bath.
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