Skip to Content

Thieves Pretending To Be Police Rob U.S. Tourists In Dominican Republic

A frightening incident occurred outside of Cibao International Airport when a group of men dressed as police officers robbed a group of U.S tourists. Among the stolen goods were cell phones, clothes, and more than $15.000 in cash. The robbery occurred early Sunday morning after a family of 4 U.S tourists – including two children …

Read More about Thieves Pretending To Be Police Rob U.S. Tourists In Dominican Republic

Why Santiago De Los Caballeros Is The Next Big Destination In The Dominican Republic

While the Dominican Republic is mostly known as a beach and all-inclusive resort destination, its cities are renowned for their centuries-old history and rich culture. One of the latest destinations making it on travelers’ radar is Santiago de Los Caballeros, the Dominican Republic’s second-largest city situated in the northeastern part of the island.  The city, …

Read More about Why Santiago De Los Caballeros Is The Next Big Destination In The Dominican Republic

Protests Erupt In Dominican Republic Over Power Outages

Widespread blackouts that began in the Dominican Republic last week have persisted over the past few days in parts of the country. As a result, people have taken to the streets to express their anger over the issue, including in Santiago, the country’s second-largest city. According to the area’s power company Edenorte, maintenance work is …

Read More about Protests Erupt In Dominican Republic Over Power Outages

Shooting At Dominican Republic Nightclub Leaves 2 Injured

Yesterday evening, two people were injured in Santiago, Dominican Republic, after two separate incidents of gun violence. 19-year-old Jonathan Cabrera was shot in the abdomen at the Lovera Bar discotheque and 31-year-old Federico Lara Tapia was shot in the foot at Lovera Bar 2. At this time, the motivation behind the shootings is not known. …

Read More about Shooting At Dominican Republic Nightclub Leaves 2 Injured

Widespread Blackouts Reported In Parts Of The Dominican Republic

Widespread blackouts have been affecting several parts of the Dominican Republic since Monday. As a result, some businesses and homes have been left without power in the affected areas. Utility companies are working to restore power and the situation is likely to resolve later this week. The power outages and high temperatures this week are …

Read More about Widespread Blackouts Reported In Parts Of The Dominican Republic