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…

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).

HBO Latino To Premiere ‘El Hipnotizador’

HBO Latino will be premiering it’s new series ‘El Hipnotizador’ here in the US on Friday, April 1 at 10pm. ‘El Hipnotizador’ is HBO Latin America’s first bilingual production and features an international cast. It tells the story of Arenas (Leonardo Sbaraglia), a hypnotist and mysterious, isolated man with an enigmatic past who suffers from…

There Still Are Reasons To Visit Atlantic City, NJ

While the downfall of the casino industry in Atlantic City, NJ has created a visible impact with numerous ghostly towering buildings, including the  47 story Revel, constructed at a cost of 2.4 billion dollars, there are still a few reasons to go visit. The Water Club at Borgata, is definitely  one of those reasons. The…

The Last Goodbye, Phelps’ Last Olympic Try

“It’s what you do in the dark, that puts you in the light…” with those inspriring words the Under Armour commercial featuring Michael Phelps as he goes for one last Olympic

Almodóvar’s ‘Julieta’

‘Julieta’ the new film of Pedro Almodóvar is set to hit theaters this April in Spain. The film stars Emma Suárez and Adriana Ugarte, who play older and younger versions of the film’s protagonist, Julieta. The film marks Almodóvar’s 20th feature film. It will be released on 8 April 2016 in Spain and 26 August 2016…

Monogrammed Journals

These American-Made journals are produced using paper sourced from sustainably managed American forests.