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Puerto Plata Shore Excursion: Damajagua Waterfalls Tour For Amber Cove Cruise Ship Passengers
"After meeting your guides outside the Amber Cove Cruise Terminal you will board an air-conditioned vehicle for the 25 minute ride to the falls. During the ride you will receive a safety briefing and some local information of interest. Water sodas snacks and iced towels will be on board.On arrival at the 27 Falls of Damajagua Park you will leave the transport where you can leave a bag with your valuables towel dry clothes and flip flops for after the tour. Your guide will introduce you to the local waterfall guides who will be looking after you and you’ll be issued with a life jacket helmet and a bottle of water for the hike up. If you want to take photos or video on the tour please only bring waterproof cameras. From this point on everything will get wet!If water levels are very good you will hike uphill for about 45 minutes crossing the main river over a suspension bridge and then along well maintained trails and steps. All the while you will enjoy the incredible landscape and entertainment by the guides and imagining the incredible adventure that lies in wait! Please note
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Eat Drink and Be Merry All Inclusive Puerto Plata City Tour for Amber Cove Cruise Ship Passengers
"After meeting your guides outside the Amber Cove Cruise Terminal you will board an air-conditioned vehicle for the 15 minute ride to the first stop: Puerto Plata’s spectacular Teleferico (the only cable car in the Caribbean). It reveals incredibly panoramic ocean and city views as you ascend to the summit of Mount Isa extremely high above sea level. At the top of the mountain you’ll find beautiful tropical gardens and a statue of Christ (a smaller replica of the one in Rio de Janeiro Brazil) and of course the breathtaking views of Puerto Plata and the Atlantic ocean. Duration in this spot is approximately 90 minutes.After riding the cable car back down the mountain we board back on the bus and head to Fortaleza San Felipe! This is an authentic and also known as El Morro de San Felipe that was built in 1577 to protect the city of Puerto Plata from pirates and corsairs! The Dominican Republic was an integral stop on the Spanish Main and was terrorized by many notorious pirates for years
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Amber Cove Shore Excursion: Waterfalls and Horseback Riding Tour
"The first stop Rancho Los Cacaos is just a 10 minute air conditioned bus ride from the pick up location at Amber Cove.  After a brief safety chat and gear up you'll be matched with a horse that's just right for you! Then when everyone is saddled ride along a lush trail through tropical vegetation and majestic trees up to one of the highest hilltops in the area and 2 panoramic viewing areas. The group will dismount near the top to enjoy some fresh fruit juice and hike to the first clearing where grab a piece of locally grown fruit
From $79.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Sosúa

BUYING REAL ESTATE IN SOSÚA

So many people have come to Sosúa , many times as simple tourists... and thought they had "discovered" their paradise.... next step , they thought buying real estate in Sosúa or adjacent communities...
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schurlif
Apr 04, 2011

THE GREEN HEIST AND FRAUD ATTEMPT

As I pointed out in my Sosua Intro, you cannot be careful enough in trying to protect your property if you own some in Sosua, surroundings and probably in all of the DR because laws are full of...
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schurlif
Apr 04, 2011

BEWARE THE BUTCHER VET

Would you appreciate catburgers or dogsteaks....? Grilled parrotbreast ?? Hamster nuggets ?? When you walk down Calle Pedro Clisante you can see a VERY weird sign...... and it's a big one too.....So...
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schurlif
Apr 04, 2011

Sosúa Life Bar

This could have been a nice tip in the nightlife section..... but I will definitely not recommend this place to anyone.....Situated at one of the best adresses in Sosúa, the intersection of Calle...
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schurlif
May 23, 2007

BE SURE YOU HAVE THE "RIGHT" FRIENDS ...

... when you invest big time in actually the whole DR...There's the example of the German investor ( sorry, forgot his name ) who invested millions and millions into a new tourist destination on the...
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schurlif
May 22, 2007

~ Immunisations & Malaria Tablets ~

Some websites say that you do not need any immunisations or that you need to take malaria tablets. We checked with our doctor and in fact you do need to take malaria tablets. The immunisations are not...
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Heavens-Mirror
May 06, 2007
 
 
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FUNDAMENTAL TRAP......

When you see these two nice people, RUUUUUUUUN !!!! LOL !!It was exactly on my last evening in Sosua and I had left my hotel to find one of those cheapo tourist souvenir places because I felt I had...
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schurlif
Apr 26, 2007

HOW TO PREVENT SOMEONE FROM STEALING YOUR PROPERTY

It's not only me warning.... a lot of people in Sosúa warn others about this and that.... many , many times having to do with scam real estate deals......See this picture of a BIG sign on an empty lot...
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schurlif
Feb 13, 2007

SCAMMER SHARK JB WARNING # 2

I warned you in my last tip about doing business with this guy , JB at NCR...... 22 years ago , when I had no idea about real estate , how to buy , what to observe , he caught me and my ex wife in his...
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schurlif
Feb 12, 2007

BEWARE THE SHARK AND CON MAN !!!!!

This is a real and concrete warning about an imminent and real danger in Sosúa. It's about the most notorious and hated scammer in Sosúa's real estate market. This guy has way over 100 or even more...
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schurlif
Feb 12, 2007

WATCH YOUR KIDS !!!

This happened at Christmas in the Dominican Republic, but can happen anywhere, that is why I am posting it in all my travel places.This is something that makes me sick. This is not a place specific...
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Hermanater
Jan 10, 2006

Topless Beaches

Several of the beaches in Sosúa permit topless sunbathers. While Europeans generally have no qualms with topless women along the French and Italian Rivieras, some American tourist may be a bit...
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lamentforicarus
Sep 03, 2005

Friendly Hotel Staff!

So...We were riding a rented motorcycle going towards another town when someone from the hotel recognized us, said Hi, introduced himself (while we were all riding in motorcycles, by the way, carrying...
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hamili
Feb 11, 2004

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Calle Dr Rosen 25, El Batey, Sosua, Dominican Republic, Caribbean
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Top Things to Do in Sosúa

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Sosua Beach

Sosua beach felt great, got superb looking scenery, clear water and can snorkel without going too far. It has some vendors but they were good people, awesome. The restaurants serve sea food, cerveza,...
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"Sosúa - Hot Spot on the Dominican Amber Coast"
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"~ Two Weeks In Sosua ~"
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"Sosua Bay"
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"Sosúa By The Sea"
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"Roll off your bed into the beach!"
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