Caribbean Tourism Month Photo Challenge: Home #CTM2015


I’m excited to participate in the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s 15-day photo challenge for Caribbean Tourism Month, kicking off today. While I could rotate photos from around the Caribbean, I’ll focus on images from my months of traveling around the Dominican Republic.

Today’s theme is “home”–I captured this young girl in the midst of her house chores while on a five-hour hike through the village of Tubagua, in the hills above Puerto Plata. Most Dominican women take pride in having a

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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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