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  1. 2020

    importing wheels and tires to the DR?

    I'm wondering if anybody has had any experience wheels and tires to the Dominican Republic before? I'd like to import 5 sets...
  2. 2020

    Annoying Dominican Habits

    I didn't read everyone's posts but mine is the extremely loud music coming from someone's car that's parked on the beach while we're trying to relax and unwind. But I get it. I was once young, too
  3. 2020

    What's New in LT in 2023

    I'm glad to report that this past Monday, January 23rd, the reconstruction of the Los Pescadores finally started! (Fisherman's Village) As of today, they removed the foundation of the buildings that were burnt down.... expected completion date = 2024?
  4. 2020

    Only a fraction have renewed vehicle tax stickers

    on a 2022 Suzuki Jimny, 3000 pesos was the cost
  5. 2020

    Top Restaurants in Las Terrenas

    El Dieciocho (THE best restaurant in town #1) Le Tre Caravelle El Lugar (Though the last few times, the food is not what it used to be. I returned the steak nacional, in fact) The above 3 are not cheap. Similar to US prices La Vita E Bella (moderate pricing, excellent pasta. Hands down best...
  6. 2020

    What's New in LT in 2023

    well, I guess we can stare at artist's renderings of Los Pescadores in 2023, lol
  7. 2020

    What's New in LT in 2023

    ¿Semana Santa? for the first time in over 10 years, we stayed for fun and activities. We live about 400 meters from the beach. It was wild but impossible to sleep. off topic: what's going on with Los Pescadores? any reconstruction?
  8. 2020

    Resolutions to regulate charging of electric vehicles

    It's the future, better adapt. China has over 500 EV manufacturers. Can't wait till the noisy motorcycles are all electric with all the smoot in the air. But I'll be long gone when that happens
  9. 2020

    It may not be as safe here as you'd like, or would hope to believe.

    Obviously, she was a con-artist and thief. Be grateful you parted ways on the first hook-up. A California man recently went to Columbia and met a hot girl on Tinder. He never came back: His last Tinder date
  10. 2020

    Police have not resolved the murder of Mario Oliver Jutard in Las Terrenas

    Any news on Mario Oliver’s murder in Las Terrenas?
  11. 2020

    DR Sweepstakes

    I'm certain, the "winner" will be a nephew of the Blue Mall owner
  12. 2020

    Changes to the E-Ticket

    are the occupation fields still there? I love the "shoe cobbler" option
  13. 2020

    Two persons on a motorbike could be banned in January

    what about a family of 4 with a full propane tank dangling by the side?
  14. 2020

    Police have not resolved the murder of Mario Oliver Jutard in Las Terrenas

    well, one thing is for sure. Villa Clarissa will never be the same. Imagine booking the villa not knowing about the recent murder? Ghosts?
  15. 2020

    Police have not resolved the murder of Mario Oliver Jutard in Las Terrenas

    I bet if the cops talked to some of the chicas working the streets, some leads would come about
  16. 2020

    Santiago 2022: Crime Increasing?

    I was just trying to inject a bit of humor
  17. 2020

    Only a fraction have renewed vehicle tax stickers

    I'll be doing my renewal for the 1st time. My sticker expired last month. Do I just bring the bank a copy of the "Certificado de Propiedad de Vehiculos de Motor" to the bank? Or, do I have to bring the original that I got from the car dealer?
  18. 2020

    Santiago 2022: Crime Increasing?

    Hola Bob, your avatar has your photo. Was that a mug shot?
  19. 2020

    Police have not resolved the murder of Mario Oliver Jutard in Las Terrenas

    Our friends who live there full-time would disagree with this OP. It's my understanding that the police force was dismissed because they had informal ties to a drug dealer who got arrested a week earlier. I'll be in Las Terrenas next month for several months. I'll let everyone know if I get...
  20. 2020

    American Restauranteur Murdered in Las Terranas

    You're right, amigo This morning our other friend who knew him in Las Terrenas said he would indulge with hookers occasionally. And brought some Rolex's with him. Maybe they were replica Rolex's? Fake Rolex Crazy to think someone with his street smarts how stupid it was flaunting even a hint...