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  1. bob saunders

    Day to day food choices.

    Old fashion oatmeal with raisins for breakfast 4 days a week and fruit batida the other three day, plus coffee of course. Lunch moro and salad, sometimes eggplant and either chicken or beef. Almost never take out or restaurant. Chicken soup every Saturday, Pasta with tuna or salmon with veggies...
  2. bob saunders

    Can exchange my USA Drivers License for a DR one?

    Sorry YOU feel unwelcomed, I don't feel that way.
  3. bob saunders

    Timber. Denuding the trees across from Sosua Beach

    Key word Nals is only.
  4. bob saunders

    Timber. Denuding the trees across from Sosua Beach

    Yes, just a tinge Xenophobic.
  5. bob saunders

    Timber. Denuding the trees across from Sosua Beach

    What does any of that have to do with advertising in another Language besides Spanish? Is there a law that says all commence must be conducted in Spanish only?
  6. bob saunders

    Timber. Denuding the trees across from Sosua Beach

    Disagree, all the above mentioned are government procedures whereas real estate is private enterprise. Governments only interest should be in collect the taxes, fees and legality of the sale of the land in question, nothing else.
  7. bob saunders

    Timber. Denuding the trees across from Sosua Beach

    Real estate signs should be in whatever language the sellers wants them in. If I was selling real estate I would have my signs/ads in both English and Spanish, that way attracting more potential clients.
  8. bob saunders

    Municipal government officer accused of illegal mahogany logging

    Nope, destined to make cupboards....etc for some rich Dominican.
  9. bob saunders

    Monkey Pox

    yes, direct translation is smallpox, but chickenpox is also called viruela local
  10. bob saunders

    Can exchange my USA Drivers License for a DR one?

    foreign ministry, Santo Domingo. Easy process.
  11. bob saunders

    Can exchange my USA Drivers License for a DR one?

    You can drive in Canada with your Dominican licence.
  12. bob saunders

    Can exchange my USA Drivers License for a DR one?

    Its not quite like that. Canadian need to get a letter from the embassy saying the licence is good and legal in Canada, then off you go to one of the minestries, pay a fee, after translation. Then off to get your Dominican licence, no test...nada. Issued a 4 year Dominican DL. My wife and I both...
  13. bob saunders

    Need urologist in puerta plata

    I believe she would. She is very personable. You can email her and ask.
  14. bob saunders

    Summer heat worsened by Sahara dust

    Edenorte
  15. bob saunders

    antigen results

    Not so much for the prices but for the availability , yes. I got some prostrate supplements that weren't available anywhere I looked in the DR. My wife was able to get some cotton yoga pants that she couldn't find in the DR. For her the prices in the pharmacy were better plus more choices...
  16. bob saunders

    Wear masks, say medical experts

    You are done because you are wrong. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8966883/Masks-DONT-stop-spread-Covid-experts-criticise-troubling-lack-evidence.html
  17. bob saunders

    Wear masks, say medical experts

    no kidding, My triple vaccinated mother, plus my brother and his wife ( also triple vaccinated) all just recovered from covid and my mother is religious about wearing a mask, washing her hands....etc.
  18. bob saunders

    Summer heat worsened by Sahara dust

    Didnt help that there was no power last night until 0230 in the morning.
  19. bob saunders

    Where to stay Punta Rucia and where not to stay

    We come by bus and it is very organized and certainly not any hell breaking loose. My wife has a firm grip on her employees. Have fun but behave and be respectful. Never had any serious issues yet. Almost all are married or in serious relationships.
  20. bob saunders

    Where to stay Punta Rucia and where not to stay

    Yes, every year we try to go somewhere different for a weekend. We did the Bahia Las Aguillars two years in a row and Punta Cana the year before, and have did PP half a dozen times.