The busiest part of Las Terrenas is generally defined by streets in the shape of the number 8 running approximately North and South. Las Terrenas Beach is at the Northern end of the 8. It stretches up to Punta Popy to the east and through Pueblo de Las Pescadores to the west eventually meeting Las […]

Las Terrenas Beach


  Punta Popy is on the East side of Las Terrenas. All along this beach there are restaurants. Some are right on the sand some run service across the road to the beach. We love to drive down to Punta Popy and watch the sun go down while sipping a drink. This beach like most beaches in Las Terrenas […]

Punta Popy Beach




The town graveyard is on Las Terrenas Beach. It was moved to its current location in the 80s from its original inland location. It is a very important part of the culture. This is not surprising given that the town was purely a fishing village 22 years ago. It is an honor to be in this space […]

Las Terrenas Graveyard


Hello Friends, Ex Pat’s relatives often visit the Beaumont Inn http://www.beaumontinn.com/ in Kentucky. They wrote us telling us of their latest trip there and I had to see the website. Well friends for the first time I was missing not being in America because this place is exceptional. It has won many awards and has even been recognized by […]

Mango Fried Chicken Las Terrenas




Important note. The sunny side egg is not shown in the photo. Click on the photo to enlarge The sunny side egg should top the dish. The egg yolk is an important saucing element of this dish, it adds to the hollandaise like flavor profile. The dish has that flavor but with ten percent of […]

Breakfast Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic


Baraonda Restaurant and Bar in the Hotel Alisei serves a lovely breakfast buffet from 7:30 to11:00 AM every day of the week. We met our Canadian friends at about 9:30 on a Saturday. The restaurant is always busy but generally not crowded unless the hotel is hosting a conference. There was a chef making omelets and pancakes […]

Baraonda Breakfast Buffet Las Terrenas, Caribbean




Today at Playa Bonita there were small three and four foot swells. This group of kids took the opportunity to sharpen their skills. Las Terrenas Dominican Republic is a great place to learn to Surf, Kite Surf, Wind Surf and so on. Prevailing winds, shallow warm water and small waves are great for learning.

Bonita Beach Surfing Las Terrenas