Orquidea Sosa

Address: Av. George Washington #101, Santo Domingo, 1001-101, Dominican Republic | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located in the Ciudad Universitaria area of Santo Domingo, is near Alcazar de Colon.
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Travel Blogs from Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo - Capital of Dominican Republic

A travel blog entry by modernnomad67 on Jan 19, 2015

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Santo Domingo is a sprawling metropolitan area of about two million people surrounded by slums known as "Barrios Apaches" for the same reasons the South Bronx used to be known as Fort Apache. I was warned about the craziness of Santo Domingo traffic and I'd believe it, although I’ve never before driven in a large developing world city. Fortunately, I entered the city late morning on Sunday when most Dominguenos were still nursing hangovers from Saturday night partying. Entering the ...

Three weeks in...

A travel blog entry by harrywalker on Jul 02, 2013

... in Gazcue which is very ideal for me. Not as luxiourious as my pad here, it is less than a third of the cost and in a better location. Sadly no maid which I something I am distraught about!

Also starting to finalise plans for the next few weeks until my flight to Cuba and I am going to be rushed to fit everything. Such a change from when I turned up on this 'tropical' ...

Chapter One - Santo Domingo - Day 1

A travel blog entry by mmbcross on May 09, 2012

2 comments, 26 photos

... out. Miryam and I take a last walk along the Malecón. It’s incredibly busy, with huge trucks and streams of traffic zipping by. One takes one’s life in one’s hands crossing it, as the painted pedestrian crossings seem to be invisible to Dominican drivers. We eventually arrive at a massive obelisk.

Striking paintings ascend all four sides of the column illustrating the courageous Mirabel Sisters, ...

INCREDIBLY important blog

A travel blog entry by angela_smith on Sep 25, 2011

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... installation of a library. My main help is from the neighborhood committee, a library committee that was formed to help go over the details and timeline, 2 construction workers in the community, and a small group of youth who want to be librarians.

Why is is a Priority
A library is a necessity for the community. Those actively pursuing their education try to make it past 6th grade, after find it ...

Santo Domingo!!!

A travel blog entry by borndriven on Feb 19, 2011

... Bettye had set out some egg salad sandwiches with fresh dill and some iced sweet tea. She has this room with lots of local art for sale. I looked at a lot of unique pieces of painted metal, a nativity scene with the manger out of a coconut shell and husk, framed mirrors, all sorts of paintings, some random Louis Vuitton and Gucchi purse key chains, and sculptures. The paintings were 50% off, so that was nice. We ate then we set out to look at the local markets. We passed the ...

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