Madame Sagá, the noisy and pesty bird, also known as The Village Weaver, Cigua Haitiana and Chichiguao, has made a home in one of the trees in Parque Colón here in the Colonial Zone. During their breeding season they can be very noisy. The tree where they live is not difficult to find because it […]
¿Qué está pasando en la Zona en Abril? / What is happening in the Zone in April? Colonial Zone Events and More! / ¡Zona Colonial Eventos y Más! Are you looking for something to do in the beautiful spring / primavera season? Happy Hours, Concerts, Specials, Shows and whatever else is going in the Colonial […]
Before the sun rises it brightens the sky over the Colonial City of Dominican Republic. The panoramic view of the pre-dawn skies viewed from Plaza España. You can see the outline of the original home of Don Diego Colón and his wife María de Toledo, the Palacio Virreinal Alcázar de Colón as it looms in […]
This morning walking with the dogs in Plaza España I noticed the changing colored laser lights were on inside the Cultural Center of Telecommunications Museum/ el Centro Cultural de las Telecomunicaciones Museo (CCT) and had to go and check it out. Looking through the window of the CCT you can see the reflection of the […]
Did you know that the new bells in the tower of the Cathedral of Santo Domingo (the full name is Catedral Metropolitana Santa María de la Encarnación) are set to ring automatically since the first part of the renovation was completed? They are on a timer and ring 5 times a day. I love the […]
The gate separating the upper part of Fortaleza Ozama from the lower section. I love the Gothic feel of the wall with the yellow flowers growing on top. Notice the small sliver of a moon in the blue morning sky. See some more pictures and read the history of the Fortaleza Ozama. Share This!