The Annual Dominican Republic Jazz Festival

The longest running jazz fest in the Caribbean celebrates 22 years! From October 26 – November 4, some of the world’s greatest jazz musicians will come together to jam on the stages of the longest running Jazz Fest in all of the Caribbean. Skip to: About the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival FEDUJAZZ – Educational foundation for Jazz Fest The lineup for the 2018 Dominican Republic Jazz Festival About the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival The Dominican Republic Jazz Festival is a fun time in Cabarete and falls on Constitution Day weekend. With events that span the entire country, it’s one of  the biggest cultural events in the country. This year’s festival theme is “ Voices for Peace & Humanity” with a special […]

Spanish Lessons in Cabarete

Spanish Lessons in Cabarete Find out why and where you should learn Spanish in Cabarete Spanish is the official language of 20 countries, including the Dominican Republic. Coming in behind Mandarin Chinese, but beating out English, Spanish is the world’s second-most spoken native language. That being said, Spanish is the third most spoken language by total number of speakers. So, while you are here, you might as well consider taking Spanish lessons in Cabarete. Skip to: Benefits of Speaking Spanish Where can I learn Spanish in Cabarete? Useful Spanish Phrases Benefits of Speaking Spanish Speaking Spanish has a variety of benefits that will enhance your experience here in Cabarete. It’s also a great place to learn since you will undoubtedly get […]

Family Beach Games in Cabarete

Family Beach Games in Cabarete Time for some fun in the sun with the whole family this summer with our top beach activities. Whether the kids are still little tots or all grown up, family vacations are the ideal time to make some irreplaceable memories together. Our front yard happens to be the perfect place with a spacious sandy playground that the entire family can enjoy. So you can enjoy to its full potential, we’ve compiled our favorite family beach games in Cabarete that are fun, simple and won’t break the bank! Beach Frisbee Golf This is one of our favorites as it’s so easy, straightforward and will keep you entertained for hours. All you need is a frisbee and […]

Guide to Windsurfing in Cabarete

Guide to Windsurfing in Cabarete Our mini guide to the spot, history, centers and right of way rules. For over 30 years, Cabarete has offered the perfect playground to watersports fanatics from all corners of the globe. So much so that it has been named as one of the top wind sports destinations in the world. Let’s kick start this guide off with a trip down memory lane to where it all began with windsurfing in Cabarete. A Brief History Lesson If you’ve visited Cabarete before, then you’ve probably heard this story. If not, then let us fill you in on where it all began. Around the 1980’s, Hawaii was the place to be for windsurfing. It’s where everyone went to […]

Five Fun Things To Do in Puerto Plata

Five Fun Things To Do in Puerto Plata Find out our favorite things to see and do in Puerto Plata Cabarete is a small but mighty town packed with fun things to see and do. Even with this impressive choice, it’s always fun to go on an adventure and explore. Our neighbouring city Puerto Plata is just a 30-minute drive away and offers an array of different attractions. In this guide, we share our Five Fun Things To Do in Puerto Plata. Fort San Felipe The Dominican Republic is rich with history and Puerto Plata is where Christopher Columbus took his first steps on the island in 1492. Fort San Felipe is the only standing remains from Puerto Plata’s early […]

Fun Things to Do in Cabarete: River Float

Fun Things To Do In Cabarete A River Float with Dominican Surf Trips Known for water sports, beaches, and nightlife, few who visit Cabarete get to take in the beauty of our backyard- the mountains and rivers. During your stay, take the road less traveled for your Cabarete Excursion: A River Float with Dominican Surf Trips. Dominican Surf Trips The excursions offered by Dominican Surf Trips are one of a kind in Cabarete. The tour operator prides itself for keeping it’s locations private so that they remain protected and 100% local. It’s for this reason we love recommending them to our guests. Not only does Dominican Surf Trips offer unique surf excursions available nowhere else, they are the only tour […]

Endless Summer Guide to Cabarete

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 […]

Cabarete Date Night On A Budget

Inexpensive Date Night Ideas in Cabarete, Dominican Republic A couples holiday in the Caribbean doesn’t have to be expensive. When you stay in one of our beachfront condos in Cabarete, Dominican Republic, you are exactly in the middle of endless possibilities. All you need is an open mind and a little local’s guidance. You bring the open mind, and we will provide a little local’s guidance. Snuggle Up Beachside Grab a blanket, Presidente Grande and find yourself a cozy spot right in front of our condos to watch the glistening night sky. With little light pollution, you’ll be able to gaze upon constellations, satellites, and sometimes planets! Did you know the closest star is 4.2 light years away? Meaning it […]

Canyoning Near Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Canyoning/Cascading Near Cabarete Adrenaline junkies unite! Cabarete, Dominican Republic AKA The Adventure Capital of the Caribbean beckons thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies from all around the world. Although a lot of the action takes place seaside, the vast mountainous regions combined with winding river systems have created an exciting playground for canyoning and cascading. A wide range of locations and options makes a fun day out for families and groups of all ages. Local’s Tip: The more water, the better, so these types of adventure are perfect for that odd rainy day in Cabarete! Below we’ve described some of our favorite canyoning adventures so you can decide which you’ll want to do first! Magic Mushroom If you ask anyone about […]

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 […]