The Puerto Plata Report: news and travel info from the Dominican Republic's north coast

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Luperón: a Hurricane Hole And An Adventure Of A Lifetime

You had planned to stay a week or two, but you lose the urge for going. Your boat throws down roots like a mangrove… it happens all the time in Luperon’s harbor…

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Whale season Jan 15 – March 25

Humpback whales wow visitors in Samana. Each winter The Dominican Republic plays host to a huge number of North Atlantic humpback whales that spend January to March mating and calving in the wide, sheltered Samana Bay. Whalewatching pioneer Kim Beddall runs daily boat trips

Spanish Galleon That Sank Around 1700 Found near Nagua

A research team has discovered a Spanish galleon that apparently sank near Nagua between 1690-1700

Customs & Immigrations procedures changed to reduce boater ripoffs

The Dominican Republic has taken steps to reduce boater ripoffs by changing rules and giving marinas the job of collecting fees.

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Freestyle Catamarans

Freestyle Catamaran sailboats excursion provide an authentic racing experience