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    Registered Survey Corrections

    Just one question about a registered deslinde survey but not accepted by client. Any insights or rules would be welcome. A survey for our deslinde was performed and registered. Unfortunately the survey shows different boundaries than the original survey. Can this new registered survey be...
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    Can you live stream Canadian channels in the D.R.?

    I wanted to try live streaming, via our computer, when we get down there again in January. Particularly hockey broadcast on CBC. There are other programmes we are interested in as well. I understand that I would need a good & fast internet connection but has anyone else tried this? I really...
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    Proposal for Increased Tourism on the North Coast by Mario Garcia

    Here is the article in Spanish: PUERTO PLATA DESTINO TURISTICO – Mario Garcia | Cabarete noticias Here is the somewhat inadequate translation (but you get the gist): Puerto Plata Mario Garcia In the book written by Bolivar Troncoso entitled "MODEL OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM", this points out...
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    Anybody see the fire in Cabarete last night? Here's the scoop . . . .

    I have received several reports of the fire in Cabarete last night. The local e-news from Cabarete is here: fuego en la laguna de Cabarete el primero de julio 2013 | Cabarete noticias with video. Here is the translation: Fire in the lagoon of Cabarete the first of July 2013 July 2, 2013 |...
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    Clarity in the Canoa case - another voice in the fray?

    New input from a member of the Chamber of Accounts: JUAN PABLO DUARTE: EL PODER MUNICIPAL Y LA EJECUCION PRESUPUESTARIA | Cabarete noticias Translated: JUAN PABLO DUARTE: MUNICIPAL POWER AND BUDGET EXECUTION June 27, 2013 | Filed under: News | Posted by: caba8255 Alfedro-cross-300x295...
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    Do you care about Developers breaking the laws in Cabarete?

    Seems they don't! Inversionistas y ambientalistas enfrentados en Cabarete por Leonardo Medrano – Hoteles en hoteles | Cabarete noticias Here is the Google translation: Investors and environmentalists faced in Cabarete by Leonardo Medrano - Hotels hotels June 26, 2013 | Filed under: News |...
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    Not just Canoa! The majority of the gang got into it! - part 5

    Most recent release of report (audit) by The Chamber of Accounts of the Republic (CCRD) on this mess of dishonesty: Los reformistas se “alzaron” con RD$220 millones del pueblo de Cabarete – Julian Herrera – Acento.com.do | Cabarete noticias Here is the somewhat inadequate translation (sorry)...
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    Canoa Court Battle - part 4!

    Here is the latest update on the ongoing Canoa mess! CANOA, EL VERDUGO DE CABARETE por Manuel Perez – Resumen Turismo | Cabarete noticias And the translation (as meager as it is): " CANOE BY CORRUPTION HAS 3 COMPLAINTS ALSO BY FAKE BOOK OF CITY COUNCIL MINUTES OF A TAXI DRIVER for shooting...
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    Cabarete - further on the Canoa Court Case!!! part 4

    More on this precedent setting case: Someten por s?ptima vez a Canoa por estafa | Cabarete noticias and the Google translation (as bad as it is): Subject for the seventh time to Canoa for fraud. "By violating Article 405 of the Criminal Code to sell a plot that was not his property. CICOM...
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    Cabarete & Its Doings - part 2

    Another edition of what is or isn't happening in Cabarete! How convoluted can this get? LEY 305 DEL 20 DE MAYO DE 1968 Y LEY 64-00 DEL 18 DE AGOSTO DEL A?O 2000 – H?ctor M. L?pez, ecologista | Cabarete noticias Here is the feeble translation and a separate link to the picture: " 305 ACT OF...
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    Cabarete & it's doings! (It just never ends!)

    New posting from a reserved gent to shed some light on the workings of Cabarete's governance. Here is the link: Inversionistas siguen burlando de los reglamentos del Plan del Ordenamiento Territorial de Cabarete | Cabarete noticias Here is the mere Google translation (as bad as it is)...
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    Cabarete, again!

    Otro caso de violacion de las normas y ese edificio esta en construccion The Reef, localizado en la playa de Cabarete, fue construido hace 2 anos con 3 pisos y en las normas con el decreto viejo que le daba 3 pisos. Ahora mismo, hace varias semanas, el due?o del edificio, un ciudadano suizo...
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    Further doings in Cabarete!

    Here is one of the latest updates: Es realmente la playa que los turistas quieren ver? | Cabarete noticias And here is the unfortunate Google translation (you get the gist): It's really the beach that tourists want to see? May 27, 2013 | Filed under: News | Posted by: caba8255 sans souci...
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    Court Battle - part three!

    Another issue of the Cabarete Notice has just published the next instalment of this saga. Here is the link: Cabarete encontr? un aliado | Cabarete noticias Here is the Google translation (as bad as it is): "Cabarete found an ally May 24, 2013 | Filed under: News | Posted by: caba8255...
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    Court Battle - part two

    Further delay tactic by Canoe's partner: No se presento Eddy Morfe a la audiencia preliminar del 21 de mayo 2013 | Cabarete noticias Here is the Google translation: "No Morfe Eddy presented a preliminary hearing May 21, 2013 May 22, 2013 | Filed under: News | Posted by: caba8255...
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    A Precedent Setting Court Battle Begins - long posts

    Well, the following is a breath of fresh air for the D.R. The newest instalment of the Canoe case drama is now available at the link below: Dominguez Brito se querella contra s?ndico de Cabarete por supuesta corrupci?n | Cabarete noticias Here is the Google translation for #1: "Dominguez...
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    10 Safest Cities & 10 Most Dangerous Cities

    I was just reading the Huffington Post about an individual who was killed in Costa Rica. Lower on the page they have a slideshow that first shows the World's Safest Cities and then the World's Most Dangerous Cities. I think you will be surprised by what they have indicated as the World's Most...
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    Latest Cabarete Noticias News - Canoa is at it again!

    :mad: Here is the most recent slap in the face: Inversionistas extranjeros quieren apropiarse la Boca de Cabarete | Cabarete noticias Not that I can vote but when is the next election? This guy is a plague!
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    Our Lady of Guadalupe, Calle De La Loma, Cabarete - Mass Schedule

    I am seeking information from anyone who has attended this church what the usual mass times are. The last time we were over there the office was closed and there is no posting of the mass times. It is really new so it isn't listed on any web sites or pamphlets. Anyone know or has been there...
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    Toronto Star article on Samana, Sat. Dec. 1, 2012

    Saturday, Dec. 1, had this article in the Toronto Star, Travel section. Good read! In the Dominican Republic, Los Haitises is home to huge nature preserve - thestar.com