Favorite thing: I HAVE BIN GOING TO THIS PLACE FOR ALMOST 30 YEARS IT HAS BIN ALWAYS PARADISE BUT IT IS BETTER NOW THAT WE HAVE ELECTRICITY AND THAT SOME FAMILIES ALMOST ALL FROM NORTH DAKOTA HAVE BUILT THERE BEACH HOUSES HERE. MY FAMILY OWNS ALMOST ALL BEACH FRONT LOTS AND SELL THEM FOR A VERY GOOD PRICE. WE WOULD WANT THIS PLACE TO BE THIS WAY FOREVER. IT IS REALLY PARADISE IT IS LIKE IF YOU WERE IN A SECLUDED ISLAND WITH NO ONE BOTHERING. YOU CAN RELAX, READ BOOKS, GO FISHING, SCUBA DIVE, EAT FRESH SEAFOOD AT ALMOST FREE PRICES. IN GENERAL IF YOU WANT TO RELAX AND HAVE A GREAT VACACION THIS IS THE PLACE TO GO. NO HOTELS OR MOTELS. WHAT WE DO HAVE IS BEACH FRONT HOUSE FOR RENT OR IF YOU WANT TO PURCHASE A LOT AND BUILD YOUR OWN HOUSE THEY ARE AVAILABLE. PLEASE CONTACT ME FOR ADITIONAL INFO.
Puerta Cristal is a small seaside restaurant - located just outside Manzanillo. This is a really nice place to have something to eat or a beer. I especially enjoy just to sit and watch the very beautiful view of the Bay of Manzanillo from the terrace of the restaurant.The food is typical local Dominican food.more
In the area around Manzanillo there are two or three cockfighting arenas. Cockfighting is a long Dominican tradition and still a legal sport in the Dominican Republic. Actually it's a very big business among the Dominicans. If you're looking for some real local flavour, you'll definitely find it in a cockfighting arena. Normally there is a big...more
Los Siete Hermanos are seven uninhabited islands in the Parque Nacional Monte Cristi. Los Siete Hermanos means the Seven Brothers and the names of the islands are: ’Arenas’, ’Terrero’, ’Monte Grande’, ’Raton’, ’Muertos’, ’Monte Chico’ and ’Tururú’.I have visited the islands three times (in 2004, 2006 and 2008) on boat trips with local fishermen...more