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 […]

Surfing in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Surfing in Cabarete, Dominican Republic Learn more about the breaks, schools and right of way rules Cabarete is widely known as a wind-lovers paradise because of the seemingly endless wind. But did you know that surfing in Cabarete is just as popular? Thanks to a consistent Atlantic swell, the north shore of the Dominican Republic is blessed with waves 350 days a year (mas o menos), attracting surfers from all around the world. Located about 10 minutes west of our condos is Playa Encuentro, Cabarete’s main surf beach. Encuentro has several breaks suitable for kids, beginner, intermediate and advanced surfers. There is a nice batch of qualified surf schools that offer private lessons and board rental. Generally speaking, the waves […]

5 Fun Things To Do With Kids Near Cabarete

5 Things To Do With Kids Near Cabarete Cabarete is awesome an awesome town for a family vacation! Widely known as a mecca for adventure loving sun-seekers, Cabarete is also a perfect vacation destination for travelers with children. There are all sorts of fun and social activities catering towards the under 40kg crowd that parents will actually enjoy, too! We have highlighted 5 things to do with kids in Cabarete so you can spend less time planning and more time enjoying! 1) Surf Lessons at Playa Encuentro Pahuana Surf School is located in Playa Encuentro and offers a full menu of lessons, programs, and competitions for children. They are also well known for their super fun Summer and Christmas surf […]

12 Things That Will Happen To You When You Visit Cabarete

12 Things That Will Happen To You When You Visit Cabarete Learn what to expect to happen to you when you visit Cabarete 1. You will lose your shoes Not because anyone stole them or anything like that, but because you won’t need them 99% of the time. If you go to a restaurant…don’t need em. Going for a walk on the beach…don’t need em. Going to yoga… don’t need em. Going swimming…don’t need em. You get the point. Even if you don’t lose them in the technical definition of losing something, you will certainly be spending most of your time barefoot. So, either way, you will be ditching the shoes. 2. You will be blown away We say this […]

Fun Things to Do in Cabarete: Monkey Jungle

Fun Things to Do in Cabarete: Monkey Jungle Learn more about Monkey Jungle, how to get there, what there is to do and opening times So, have you ever had a monkey (or several) on your head? Just to be clear, we don’t mean on your back…we definitely mean on your head. Better yet, have you ever fed a monkey a plate full of fruit right before it jumped on your head? If you answered no, then you must take a trip to Monkey Jungle Dominican Republic! Located a few miles up El Choco road, pretty much smack in the middle of Cabarete and Sosua, Monkey Jungle is more than just monkey’s on your head. It is actually a working […]

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 […]