Everything You Need to Know About Dominican Amber and How to Find It Amber is a fossilized tree resin valued for its beauty and healing properties. It is used as a gemstone to make jewelry and decorative objects. In alternative and folk medicine, amber is praised as a cleanser of the body and spirit. But did you know that the Dominican Republic is home to some of the world’s most valued amber? Even better news? You can find gemstone quality amber right on the beaches of Cabarete — your condo’s backyard! Keep reading this blog post to get all the details. How Is Amber Formed? Trees produce resin to heal from injuries and protect their trunks from insects and parasites. Under favorable […]
Larimar is a gemstone that is unique to the Dominican Republic. Learn more about its history, its heling properties, and how to care for it in our blog.
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Top 5 Cafes with Internet in Cabarete Best Places to Do Work! Pictured: Vitamin D Cafe Whether you’re a digital nomad or just need to tend to some business during your tropical vacation, you’ll want to know the Top 5 Cafes with Internet in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. #1 Vitamin D Cafe, In front of Agualina Hotel on Kite Beach This restaurant tops our list of places to work from in Cabarete because it’s right on the ocean. When you’re visiting a tropical country like Dominican Republic you’ll want to spend as much time as you can taking in the landscape. In the mornings on Kite Beach you’ll see a few paddle boarders on the flat water or maybe a band of […]
Nail Salons in Cabarete, Dominican Republic Use this as a guide to choose your experience Going on vacation to the Dominican Republic is the best way to pamper yourself. Getting a manicure and pedicure is one of the great ways to spoil yourself. To enter a new level of self love and relaxation, seems like a mani/pedi is the way to do it. Learn what to expect from all the Nail Salons in Cabarete, Dominican Republic and choose from the typical Dominican salon, the most cost effective, or the luxury spa. The Typical Dominican Salon – A Cultural Experience The Dominican Republic has a very unique culture that some would associate with loud music, fried food, and ice cold beer. […]
Hurricane Irma meets the Dominican Republic She was no match for our Mountains Despite having a ‘hurricane’ season, the Dominican Republic rarely takes a direct hit. On Sep 7, 2017, The Dominican Republic dodged another bullet when Hurricane Irma came to town for a visit. Some think it’s luck, some believe it’s faith, but we know the saving grace is our mountains. The central mountain range stretches throughout the island and plays host to the highest point in all of the Caribbean, Pico Duarte (3,087m). The Cordillera Central literally split the rotating air mass of Irma in two, slowing wind speeds and pushing the bulk of water and air mass around the west side of the mountain. As the wind […]
Cabarete, Dominican Republic #EndlessSummerCabarete Guide Cabarete is a picturesque Caribbean village located on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Lovingly labeled the Adventure Sports Capital of the Caribbean, our little island town has long been a haven for surfers, windsurfers, kiteboarders, and divers. With an average temperature of 29°C, and wind and waves 300 days per year, it’s not hard to understand why people from all over the flock to Cabarete as winter creeps in back home. But before winter comes fall, and even though Summer is technically over, “fall” is a glorious time to visit Cabarete. We can’t wait to tell you why Cabarete Palm Beach Condos is the perfect place for an #EndlessSummerCabarete vacation! Watermen/women of every […]
Adventure Of A Lifetime Cabarete, Dominican Republic Style The north coast of the Dominican Republic has no shortage of adventures, whether it’s kitesurfing along the stunning coastline or jumping from 60ft waterfalls! In this beautiful video put together by the Big Swings crew, you can witness the fears conquered, limits pushed, and strong friendships made. We’ve compiled a little overview of each segment so you can experience the activities in the video for yourself! Beaches The video starts off with beautiful drone footage of the seemingly endless beaches in Cabarete. Walking and discovering beach after beach is not only a great workout, but you’ll also be blown away by the beauty of untouched empty beaches. It’s also free to do, […]
Cabarete, Dominican Republic is well known for it’s consistent trade winds that blow 300 days a year and its dreamy warm water. It is also well known for it’s world class waves an impressive 350 days a year, but what happens when the two components come together? A whole lotta fun as our friend Oron demonstrates. You’ll often find Oron flying high above the reef or slashing waves on his strapless surfboard, but what we love most about this video, is we get to see it all from his perspective! The video was shot at 3 different Cabarete beaches, the first one a ‘secret spot’, but fortunately for us, the other well-known locations, Kite Beach and Encuentro, offer incredible conditions, […]