La vega

La vega, Dominican Republic

Travel Blogs from La vega

La vega Travel Blogs (47)
Los Diablos Cojuelos en La Vega Carnaval, La vega, Dominican Republic travel blog

Los Diablos Cojuelos en La Vega Carnaval

A travel blog entry by sfrtw

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... Carnaval month!  Every Sunday in February there are carnaval (or carnival) celebrations throughout the DR, with the biggest celebration in La Vega.  Usually the last Sunday of February is the biggest and best, so we planned to be there! We ...

Carneval....I just don

Carneval....I just don't get it

A travel blog entry by lisalew


... .  I have no idea. But then again, I am not Dominican, and that's just the way they celebrate Carnaval in the Dominican Republic..... Our tale begins when some friends of mine in Pimentel invited me to go with them for 100 pesos on a bus they had ...

Escojo conference and las Terrenas, La Vega/Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic travel blog

Escojo conference and las Terrenas

A travel blog entry by lisalew


... of diahrreah which lasted the entire conference. Otherwise, it was a really positive experience where we all learned quite a bit. We traveled to La Vega, which is about an hour and a half from Pimentel, and to a retreat center on top of a mountain. It ...

Pursue the good, La Vega, Dominican Republic travel blog

Pursue the good

A travel blog entry by ambrose-icd


Today we met three different people in the morning to speak to them about their businesses; a baker, a barber and a cafe owner. Though these interviews and ones earlier in the week there are two groups of people that we seem to be finding. Both groups ...