Occidental El Embajador

Avenida Sarasota 65, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $126.00

Travel Blogs from Santo Domingo

La Cena Inglesa

A travel blog entry by harrywalker


... we returned home, it turned out the the final head count would be 11:
Jenny, Antonio, Luis, Carla, Ian, Paula, Freddy, Thomas, Alex, Go and myself.

There was a fair amount of f-ing and blinding at the size of the oven and the unknown cut of beef we had bought, but the meal was a triumph and everything fell into place. I wanted to go to bed very soon after the dinner, but jenny was not ...

Chapter One - Santo Domingo - Day 1

A travel blog entry by mmbcross


... in the forthcoming elections, Hipolito Mejia, or “Papá” as he is known locally.

We don’t feel like walking back to the hotel, so we find a taxi parked at the side of the plaza. We are quoted RD$ 200.00 (about US$ 5.00).

“Too much!” asserts Margarita.

The taxi driver grudgingly accepts RD$ 150 (US$ 4). Peruvians!

My companions decide to make a night of it ...

Library: Steps to Donate

A travel blog entry by angela_smith


... br>

  1. Click "Donate to Volunteer Projects" on the left hand side
  2. Type my last name: Smith
  3. Click on “Turning the Page to A Better Future"
  4. Follow Steps B-D from “Way 1” above

    *THANK YOU!!**
    -I'll put up pictures updates here/on facebook once it gets ...

Whales, mom, independence day...

A travel blog entry by viajerisima

... to the colonial zone with the oldest church in the Americas, Columbus's house, and most importantly- Lady's Night (amazing free drinks, in case you've missed earlier posts).   It was a good evening- as we were sitting outside with our drinks, my friend Carlos happened to walk by, so he had a drink and chatted with us for awhile. Thank God he speaks English, because Lo was grilling him about life in the DR!  The next morning Lo came to Bono, my other school. ...

Peace Corps 50th Anniversary

A travel blog entry by angela_smith


... direct participation in the underdeveloped communities of the world."
Over the next 2 weeks, events moved fast. The Guskins were contacted by Samuel Hayes, the professor who had written the position paper on a youth corps for Kennedy. Together, they called a mass meeting. Some 250 students came out to sign a petition saying they would volunteer. Hundreds more signers followed within days.
Then Mildred Jeffrey, ...

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This 4 star hotel, located in the La Julia area of Santo Domingo, is near Alcazar de Colon.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsOccidental El Embajador Santo Domingo

    Reviewed by phillipsca


    Reviewed Mar 21, 2013
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Occidental El Embajador Santo Domingo

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding