2008 Travel News ArchiveTravel

Baseball on ESPN Deportes

Subscribers to the ESPN Deportes, the Spanish language sports channel, can follow the Caribbean Winter Professional Baseball League games that are ongoing at present. ESPN Deportes carries games happening in the Dominican Republic, Venezuela and Mexico. ESPN Deportes will televise more than 60 winter league baseball games, including each league’s championship series. In addition to …
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FedoGolf joins GHIN

The United States Golf Association announced that Federaci?n Dominicana de Golf (Fedogolf), the national governing body for golf in the Dominican Republic, will join the Golf Handicap and Information Network? (GHIN) service on 1 January 2009, becoming the second international golf association to subscribe to the network. Earlier this year, Bermuda became the first non-U.S. …
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Tourism and Environment to share building

The Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Environment will be sharing new headquarters at the Luperon Avenue intersection with Jose Contreras Avenue, once the building is completed. Construction is said to be at an advanced stage. Tourism Minister Francisco Javier Garcia said that the Ministry of Environment would occupy the first two floors, and …
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Salinas hosts windsurfers & kiters

Champion windsurfer Pablito Guzman and the Cabarete Classic Team are taking their wind magic south to Las Salinas. Las Salinas, in southwestern province of Peravia, known for its excellent winds, warm temperatures and flat water, is preparing for the Pablito Guzman Windsurfing Event, 21-23 November. The town’s patron saint festivities will welcome some of the …