Puerto Plata – and then there as that time I HUGGED A DOLPHIN!!!

Ocean World is an aquatic theme park situated at the end of our resort in Puerto Plata – jutting out at the very last tip of land that you could spot from our little private beach. When we were choosing our excursions, the park stood out because of it’s close location, it seemed cute, and […]

Puerto Plata – Cable Cars, Cigars and Rum (Oh My!)

Two of the saving graces of our trip (and reasons to leave the resort) were the excursions. Yes, we wanted to relax, lay by the beach, drink our faces off, etc. But we’re also explorers by nature, and we’d feel horrible if we went to another country and never left the resort! So, we picked […]

Puerto Plata – Where the sunshine and drinks are plentiful, and the resort staff will ambush you to get you to the sales office

Hola!! Dave and I spent Presidents Week (or Mid Winter Recess… whatever your school calls that random week off they have in February) in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.  After our last vacations consisted of constantly being on the go, I just wanted to relax allllll week.  So, we booked an all-inclusive resort (crossing an item […]