Caribbean, Dominican Republic, Travel

Playa Dominicus- The Lighthouse Beach in Bayahibe, Dominican Republic

We had seen the striped lighthouse on the beach from the boat on the way to Isla Saona- a stout navy blue and white cylinder with what looked like a terracotta roof. At the time, we were preoccupied with the gloriousness of the flying fish jetting out of the water and soaring alongside us, but… Continue reading Playa Dominicus- The Lighthouse Beach in Bayahibe, Dominican Republic

Caribbean, Dominican Republic, Travel

The Paradise Island of Isla Catalina

We docked in the water just offshore of the tiny island of Isla Catalina one day in April, not long before we were due to start our crossing back across the Atlantic to Europe. Just like 90% of all our other days in the history of our three months in the Caribbean, the sun was… Continue reading The Paradise Island of Isla Catalina

Caribbean, Dominican Republic, Travel

A Day on Isla Saona, Dominican Republic

Isla Saona is a tiny island located off the South-Eastern end of the Dominican Republic; and not just any old island my friends, oh no! The island's actual name used to be Adamanay, however you know what those crazy Europeans of yesteryear were like when they went around the world claiming to discover new places;… Continue reading A Day on Isla Saona, Dominican Republic