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    Lost Thread!!!!Nalw0ls/Criss Colon

    I remember some time ago I think it was Nalw0ls or Porfirio Rubirosa posted a thread were they were very optimistic about something and when on to say that you have to hope for the best. In the post they went on to say something that I really need to quote to someone to make them feel better. It...
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    Sports Bars in DR?

    Last Sunday I went to my first sportsbar here. It was Champions at the hotel Jaragua. The place was nice but it was kind of pricey. My question is does anyone know of other sportsbars in the Santo Domingo area? They could be big or small I don't care as long as they have access to big PPV boxing...
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    Judo and BJJ in SD!!!

    I've seen a couple people ask in the past about Judo and Brazilian Ju-Jitsu and I thought I'd give an update to anyone interested. If you like Judo then I suggest the Matsunaga Gym and not the Olympic center. What they have in the Olympic center is Judo "practice" meaning it's not a school were...
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    Free Cable!!!!!!!

    The other day the cable was out and my neighbor came over to see if it was happening to me too. We got to talking and he mentioned that he gets all the premium channels free (HBO, Cinemax, Playboy, etc.). The way he does it is that he knows a cable t.v. repairman who got laid off and now the guy...
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    Milk?????

    Does anyone have an explanation as to why milk seems to last longer here than it does in the U.S.? I swear that the other day I was about to throw away a liter of vaquita milk because I though it had expired (it was almost a month old) when to my surprise I smelled it and it was fine, then I...
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    Direction Help???

    I've been looking like crazy and I can't find this address anywhere. Nombre de la escuela: Valetudo Academy Direccion: El Mill?n calle 2da no 5, Santo Domingo, Rep?blica Dominicana. Telefono: (809) 531-0881 The school's phone number is not working so I can't call them. What's confunsing is...
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    Morning After Pill!!!!!

    Hey DR1's, I was just wondering if anyone has any info on the morning after pill. Is it available in the DR? I know that abortions are illegal but I don't see any way that they can stop people from taking this pill specially since you can pretty much get anything you want at the...
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    Cable Descramblers!!!!!!!

    Hello, I was wondering if anyone has any experience with cable descramblers in D.R. Do they work there? Can you get them there? and if so how much are they? I don't wan't to deal with satelite TV and their dishes. Plus the hassle of having to program a card every couple of months so I...
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    RENT QUESTION?????????

    Hello, I just got back from a week in Santo Domingo were I was looking at apartments to rent. It seems that everyone requires you get a "guarantor" or a person who will be responsible for you if you should default on rent. Is there any way around this? I have perfect credit so I don't see a...
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    Hipolito on Univision

    Hipolito Mejia was on a program called Aqui y Ahora on the Univision network. He was interviewed by Jorge Ramos who's a very famous reporter and news anchor. Surprise Surprise !!!!! Hipolito looked like a complete ass in the interview he even swore once. The funniest thing is that at the end of...
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    BJJ Clubs in DR

    Hello, I was just wondering if there were any Brazilian Ju-Jitsu dojos or clubs in Santo Domingo. I've tried to find information on the web and in the archives but no luck. Any info would help. Thanks Ramon.
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    Check Cards?

    Hi Everyone, I was just wondering if Banks in the DR offer Check Cards? For those that don't know Check Cards are just like credit cards except that the money you use to make purchases comes straight out of your back account and they don't charge any interest. My question is do banks...
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    Dominican Condoms

    Hi everyone, I was just wondering if I should bring my own condoms or just buy them there? Do they sell american brands like Trojan and Durex and are they more expensive. One time I used one of the condoms they give you in a cabana and it worked out ok but I was worried the...
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    Student Visas

    Hi everyone, I was looking in the archives and I can't find the answer to this question so I though maybe someone here can help me. I plan to go to INTEC in Feb. and asked the school about student visas and if I needed one to study there for the 3-4 years that it's gonna take...
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    Toyota or Hoda

    Hello, From reading previous post I found that if I want to buy a car in Santo Domingo then Toyota is the best choice. But what about Honda? Another quetion is that people suggest an SUV because of all the holes but doesn't an SUV comsume more gas? so is it really an advantage to go for...
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    Info on Colleges/Universities

    Hello, This is my first post so excuse any mistakes that I might make. I was just wondering if anyone on this forum us currently attending college/university in DR? I was just wondering if anyone had any info on a university that I'm interested in called INTEC? I want to be a civil...