Category Archives: CARIBBEAN

Postcards of the Week: Kitesurfing in Puerto Plata with Kite Legend School

 
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Sharing some postcards from an impromptu photo shoot earlier this week, at the golden sunset hour.

I’ve been writing a lot more than shooting the past months, so it felt nice to get the telephoto lens out and capture some water sports and action last week. I needed more images of kitesurfing on the North Coast of the DR for my Moon Dominican Republic guidebook, and I couldn’t think of a better fit than Dominican IKO-certified kitesurfing instructor and owner of Kite Legend School in Puerto Plata, Bibby Burgos.

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His nine-month old kitesurfing school is located in what locals call “El Pueblito”–officially, Playa Chaparral, a

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Publication Update: August/September Issue of AFAR Magazine ~ Jamaica, Island Deep Dive

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I’m excited to be featured in the August/September issue of AFAR Magazine!

As AFAR’s Jamaica expert, I dish out on the latest fun ways to Island Deep Dive and go deeper into Jamaica’s lesser visited areas and experiences, from caving to waterfalls and food tours.

If you’re not already subscribed to AFAR, grab a copy at the nearest newsstand near you, perhaps even at the airport on your way to Jamaica.

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And if you’ve landed on my blog after reading this piece, welcome to Sunshine & Stilettos! You can find plenty of my Caribbean travel photographs and posts by browsing all over this site, or by using the Search button at the

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