List of Public Holidays 2011 in Dominican Republic

Year 2011 Saturday January 1st (New Year’s Day) : Unchanged. Tuesday January 06 (Epiphany) : Working and changed for…

Maison Michel by Karl Lagerfeld

Cute hats for sunny days The Maison Michel brand, in collaboration with Karl Lagerfeld created a…

JANUARY 2011

Public Works Will Resume the Asphalting of Roads Today 22 contractors will be paid 500 millions…

Red Square by Dunya Yachts

Luxury motor yacht Red Square is a 72m steel superyacht This impressive yacht was designed by…

The Yuca (Manioc or Cassava)

A part of Dominicans’ life Yuca, also called manioc or Cassava has the scientific name “Manihot…

Macadamia Nut

A single nut Macadamia nut is a nut produced by a flowering plant of the same…

The Solenodon or Solenodon paradoxus

An animal unique to the Dominican Republic The paradoxical almiquí (Solenodon paradoxus), also known as or…

The West Indian Manatee

A surprising and friendly animal The manatee is a marine mammal that lives in warm waters,…

The Tamarindo

A fruit native from Africa but representative of the Dominican Republic The tamarindo is a tropical…

The Zapote

One of the favorite fruits of the Dominican People Zapote, Dominican Sapote, “papaya carica papaya”, “mamey…