Category Archives: CARIBBEAN

Postcard of the Week: 2015 Dominican Republic Jazz Festival


I’m back with rotating photos on the blog! Above is my favorite shot from last weekend’s 2015 Dominican Republic Jazz Festival. It was a gorgeous set up in Puerto Plata’s Independence Park–a more intimate experience and better acoustics than

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Here & Beyond Magazine: Adventure on The Coconut Coast (Feature on Punta Cana)

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I’m pleased to share my feature article on Punta Cana for Here & Beyond Magazine, a travel trade publication.

Titled Adventure on the Coconut Coast, you can read the eight page article in PDF at this link.

The bulk of this piece explores Punta Cana and Bavaro beyond the beach, from caves and cenotes to fine dining and local nightlife. It also includes a sidebar on exciting regions of the Dominican Republic that  you should visit, including Puerto Plata, Samana and Santo Domingo.

I was commissioned this piece while in the thick of my research and travels for Moon Dominican Republic, but miraculously it happened during the one week I had chosen to slow down and catch up on writing.

This must be the longest feature I’ve written to

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