Where To Stay: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic – Hodelpa de Nicolás Ovando Hotel (Colonial Zone)

The historic Hodelpa Nicolás de Ovando hotel is rich in Spanish colonial heritage, combined with contemporary design. Located on the Ozama Riverfront, in the heart of the Colonial Zone, with easy access to awesome restaurants, shopping, nightlife, and all the top sight seeing spots of the area! A fabulous hotel to enjoy when visiting the Colonial Zone of the Dominican Republic.

Battling Plastic Pollution in the Dominican Republic, with Proyecto Tortuga

There without a doubt, is a noticeable problem with waste in the Dominican Republic. Jochen Catteeuw also sees the problem, and he is on a mission to help solve it with his organization, Proyecto Tortuga.