Mustang Ranch Resort

Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic | Resort
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Location

This resort, located on Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, is near Altos de Chavon Village, Bayahibe, Minitas, and Dye Fore.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Mustang Ranch Resort Puerto Plata

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Travel Blogs from Puerto Plata

Our last day of service

A travel blog entry by smitherland on Jun 27, 2014

10 photos

... the 70's, I don't feel old because of that. Spending this time with these younger playful and energetic people has revitalized the youth in me. I feel connected to the teachers and the kids in a way that would not have so easily happened at home.

Beyond all of that, we're here for one last day with the neighborhood kids and everyone was feeling a mix of emotions about that. Sadness, accomplishment, happiness, gratefulness for what we do have, and hope. ...

It's Thursday and nobody's salty

A travel blog entry by smitherland on Jun 26, 2014

4 photos

... that and other important teenage vernacular from Aline and his other instructors (#swag, #tagsforlikes, #myB (that may be from the early 90's), #r/t (he doesn't actually understand that one yet))

The heat is quite grueling to us ('you gringos sure drink a lot of water' was over heard), but there's rarely a complaint even while working.

We've been outside or in open air classrooms from 9-3 each day ( with a 2 hour break to walk ...

Cumpleanos de mi hija

A travel blog entry by smitherland on Jun 25, 2014

4 photos

... able to 'immerse' her in the culture or fully 'engulf' her in it. Then they grabbed her by the ankles and whoosh--she was immersed!!


Otto and I had arranged for music, dancing, and cake as well. Then seņor Bro told us the traditional parts of a real quincianera, and the kids decided to enact it the next day.

I'm sure it was her most memorable ...

A Peek at Puerto Plata

A travel blog entry by lrhalladay on Mar 30, 2013

21 photos

... larimar and making jewelry on site. We also saw more cigar making/rolling and got to try the Dominican's famous mama juana -- an "aphrodisiac" drink made from soaking rum, red wine, and honey in bark and herbs. It was interesting, but nothing to bring home to share... We made a quick stop at the Brugal rum factory, where I sneaked a few forbidden photos (justified by my purchase of two bottles of rum).

After seeing a few other places like the city center ...

Murphy's Law

A travel blog entry by hejira on Apr 01, 2011

7 comments, 9 photos

... we thought it would be nice to talk out some locals for a sunset sail. We cracked into our rum stores and pulled up the mud covered anchor and headed out. In our "enlightened" state with music going we headed out of the harbor, or so we though. For those who don't know Luperon Harbor had a large reef protecting it. It is apparent now that the Starboard side when leaving is the deeper side, the Port side is shallow.

With a small 3-6 foot ...