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    Is anyone interested in a professional office in the Puerto Plata city area

    I am working from home, it proposes challenges barking dogs, people yelling, construction motos etc. I would like to start looking at options for an office around Puerto Plata city; it wouldn't be in the city center as it would be too busy and just not what people would want in general due to...
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    Importing a vehicle body and engine separtly

    Some context first.. Importing a car into the D.R under most circumstances is not a good idea due to the taxes. For new residents, it can make sense given the vehicle is less than five years old and they own the vehicle. My question is this and independent of residency status; If the vehicle...
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    WANTED: clothing scraps for boxing bag

    Hello, I need to fill a few boxing bags and need about 200 pounds of clothing(preferably pieces without a lot of metal pieces ), the colour or gender of the clothing is not important. This clothing can be cuts and sliced clothing from a factory, are there are small repair shops, businesses...
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    PCR Testing upon arrival

    Wondering if anyone else has any information on this. I flew into D.R in September into one of the bigger airports. I paid for a PCR test along with 3 other tests for others in my home country. We were all vaccinated but were never asked for the PCR test results ( which were all negative of...
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    Apartment Rental for October ( 1 - 2 weeks )

    Hey everyone, I'm looking for an apartment rental in October-ish ( depending on covid19 ) for a week or maximum 2 weeks I would like something with two rooms in a good place ( Torre de alta, los cabos, estancia, doral ( or other places of similar caliber and safety ) or beach apartments. There...
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    Cultural question related to social status

    This has been a question of mine for a long time.. when I ask most Dominicans about this they're unable to explain it because it's just so normal to them they have never really thought about it outside their culture - to be fair this also extends to other Latin American countries but I find it's...
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    Home Schooling ~ anyone have experience

    Hello, We have been considering home school options for our son. I am Canadian wife is Dominican we both agree the schools here private or not are up to par with the educational expectations and more or less act as a filter so your son/daughter is not with people of lower social class. I'm...
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    Has anyone drilled a well in Munoz Residential Puerto Plata?

    I'm gathing information in context of property in this area. There are a series of areas under development and as far as I know city water lines do not run this far in yet; although there are electrical lines in the area of interest - so my question is and actually, can be extended to...
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    Shipping vehicles or heavy equipment from North America to D.R

    I am looking for some information shipping various heavy equipment to Dominican Rep. The equipment would be used with the intent to sell once imported successfully. I would like to know shipping cost(s), ways to save money, what amount of frustration there is, the needs and nice to haves...
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    MMA, TKD, M.T or Kickboxing gyms? North coast**

    Are there any good gyms around that have a good community of Martial Artists? I am looking for more Muy Thai, MMA or TKD but would be accepting of other styles as well? Also if you're from a different region and want to share about the one you're going to or a friend please feel free to do so...
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    Software Developer Community North Coast?

    Curious, I don't see too much action in Dominican in terms of start-ups although there are some exceptions in the capital but cannot be compared to another latin american startup zone like Medellin or Mexico City. I would like to change this in context of the dev community here perhaps make a...
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    Bilingual Schools Puerto Plata city

    I'm looking for a private public school that is bilingual preferably taught by a North American or European in Puerto Plata city or very close to. If you're a dad or mom please let me know the quality of education your child receives pros and cons and how you compare it against ( insert your...
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    Education Quality For Medical Professionals

    As the punch line implies i'm curious about the education quality. Before I start allow me to clarify I am asking this question for honest anwers and am being objective as possible with the statements. I am rather concerned; Over that past 6 years I have known this culture and the langauge...
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    Software Developers Working Remote in DR & local Devs 101

    I am a little curious about your micro tech community here; I want to hear about your experiences working here as a remote or even local employee, what tech stacks you're working with what state/province and country you're employer is from and how you came to work remotley in the DR and why...
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    Advice On Buying Property in Puerto Plata Area

    I am looking for some advice and opinions on where people have bought their land. A little about myself; I am Canadian wife is Dominican both living here in Canada at the moment with our 2 year old, well aware of the culture the good and bad the ugly.. have been there more times then I care to...