Discover Music: Rita Indiana “El Castigador”

It took a few years, but Dominican writer and singer-songwriter Rita Indiana is back with brand new content.   “El Castigador” (the punisher) is her new single and the track does not disappoint in delivering a much needed sociopolitical message, something Indiana is know for. Enjoy!

Prince Royce To Inspire In Washington, DC

Bronx native, Latin Grammy nominated Singer-Songwritter/Actor Prince Royce will be honored this week with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation’s Inspira Hispanic Heritage Award. He is being recognize for serving as a role model to Latino youth. Alongside Royce, another honorable  Bronx native, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayo, Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Diaz  and Latin Grammy winner…

Carlos Campos SS 17 Collection

Campos has re-imagined what it means to be a man of the world. His new collection is inspired by the men in the Cuban tobacco fields  with a nod of Art Deco architecture capturing the feeling of enjoyment and “sabor Cubano”. A new twist on the classic guayavera, which is aptly named “The Jackabera,” showcases…

BENCH/BODY Spring Summer 17 Men’s

It’s New York Fashion Week: Men’s! Here is a peak at BENCH/BODY‘s Spring/Summer 17 underwear collection.   It is inspire on the natural beauty of Anilao, Batangas in the Philippines. Enjoy!

The Dominican Republic Has It All – Part 4

Puerto Plata used to be the tourist center of the Dominican Republic, however, it has lost ground to what are know more popular destinations, mainly Punta Cana and Bavaro Beach, which offer better options of hotel accommodations and pristine beaches. Samana, mostly La Terrenas, is also gaining popularity due to a quaint town center, whale…

The Dominican Republic Has It All-Part 3

We continued our Dominican Republic trip with a short stay in the capital city, Santo Domingo. The city is buzzing and a bit chaotic at times depending on the neighborhood. We stayed at Hostal Nicolas de Ovando located in the heart of the colonial city, where things are a bit more tranquil.   Set in a…

The Dominican Republic Has It All-Part 2

My adventures in the Dominican Republic continued, I decided to visit on of my favorite places due to it uniqueness: El Morro de Monte Cristi.   Located in the north coast near the border of Haiti, this spot is easily accessible as it is at the very end of RD 1, one of the main roads…

The Dominican Republic Has It All-Part 1

I just spent seven days in the Dominican Republic and over the next few days will be sharing a series of post highlighting my experience and the places visited.  A bit of disclosure by saying that I was born and lived in the Dominican Republic until age 9 before arriving in New York and I…

The Story of Eduardo Rivera

Learn the story of Eduardo Rivera, a farmer from Minnesota, trying to make a living while making a positive impact in his community and making organic produce available to those who are not able to afford the higher price of his crops.

Discover Music: DJ Willie feat. Jay L ‘Pierde’

Here is the just released video for the  DJ Willie feat. Jay L catchy tune Pierde.  Loving the line “Muchas veces para poder ganar, tenemos que perder.”   (Often in order to win, we must be defeated.) Sharing this image of DJ Willie as a Heineken Mezclasonic DJ a few years back.

Summer Days: Original Print Swim Trunks

Summer is around the corner, and while we are still working a fine-tuning our bodies for those beach days, summer styles are already hitting the racks at most retail stores.

Discover Music: Francisca Valenzuela

Born in San Francisco and raised in a Chilean household, Francisca’s been called “Latin America’s most glamorous artist” (Esquire Magazine, Spain) and “One of the newest hit-makers” (New York Times), while her music has been labeled as “an elegant pop that seduces you and then shows its teeth” (La Razón, Spain).