The Life of a Seashell in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

The Life of a Seashell in Cabarete, Dominican Republic and our mini guide to ethical shell collecting She sells seashells by the seashore. During strolls along our endless beaches here in Cabarete, Dominican Republic, you can spot some pretty unique and beautiful shells. Seashells come in a vast array of shapes, sizes, and color, but the one thing they do have in common, they are the exoskeletons of marine animals that have deceased. Slightly morbid, we know, but this life cycle is remarkable in its own way. There are hundreds of thousands of animal species that grow and leave behind seashells, which range in size from microscopic to sofa size! The main shells we see are made by marine mollusks […]

Video: Surf Vibes in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Video: Surf Vibes in Cabarete, Dominican Republic Short video showing off what Cabarete has to offer When we run across a good Cabarete Video, we feel compelled to share it. It doesn’t matter to us if the people who created the video stayed in our vacation rentals or not. The fact of the matter is Cabarete is our playground, so if you like what you see in the video, chances are you will like our property if we fit into what you are looking for in accommodation. That being said, Suus and Sebastian, a newly wed couple from the travel blog 1st Day of Summer, did not stay in our condos, but they pretty much nailed it when it comes […]

Cabarete Beach Guide

Cabarete Beach Guide Learn more about the beautiful beaches of Cabarete The Cabarete Beaches have been known to woo tourists from all over the world and turn them into expats. It seems that most visitors find it hard to leave on time…or ever. So much so, they even made a song about it! Situated on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic, Cabarete is a tiny, laid-back beach village with the heart of a lion. There are 5 main beaches within 10 minutes of each other that are sure to satisfy even the most action-hungry waterman or woman. To make sure you are in the know, we are going to outline the main beaches of Cabarete, show you a few […]