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Casa de Campo Yacht Club now friends with Royal British Virgin Islands Yacht Club

The Casa de Campo Yacht Club (CCYC) has been busy over the last couple of months, preparing in eager anticipation of not only the upcoming Rolex Farr40 Regata, but also extending its relationships with yacht clubs world wide. Last week, they proudly announced the addition of yet another reciprocal agreement, with the Royal British Virgin […]

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Has the Dye Fore outranked the Teeth of the Dog?

Larry Olmsted, while writing for USA TODAY, who has labeled himself a “travel writer specializing in golf, or maybe a golf writer specializing in travel”, and who’s work appears in over a dozen publications including Golf Magazine, LINKS and Travel & Leisure, and will be traveling the world throughout 2009 to create a list with […]

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Orchid Exhibition at The Botanical Gardens in Santo Domingo

The Botanical gardens are holding an Orchid exhibit this weekend, opening today the 20th of March and finishing Sunday the 22nd of March. The exhibit called ‘Fantasia del Oriente’ or ‘Fantasy of the Orient’ promises to be a beautiful and exotic display of these wonderful flowers. Orchids can be found in almost every habitat on earth […]

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3rd Gran Feria de Andalucia en el Caribe

Its been quite hectic around here, having just barely recouped from the Third Annual Gran Feria de Andalucia en el Caribe.  Aside from being quite a mouthful, this event was quite the handful as well. It was exhausting, invigorating, intense, entertaining and quite the spectacle. In short however, we would like to congratulate the team behind this tremendous […]

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Official preparations for the 2010 ROLEX FARR-40 World Championship have begun!

Commodore, Arq. Gianfranco Fini, accompanied by Mr. Franco Pistonethe Director of the Casa De Campo Sailing School, visited and met with the top officials of the Farr 40 Class in Key West in Florida several weeks ago to discuss the Rolex Farr 40 Pre-Worlds and World Championship to take place in the Marina Casa de […]

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First Exhibition of Russian Quilting in the Dominican Republic

Our neighbors at the Altos de Chavón Cultural Center Foundation, have inviteded one and all to the next exhibition at the Gallery in Altos de Chavón – the First Exhibition of Russian Quilting in the Dominican Republic.  The exhibition will be starting on February 26th, with an opening cocktail  starting at 7:30pm, but will be on display for […]

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First Iberoamerican Design Bienal looks to Casa de Campo – Twice!

 In case you have not heard, La Casita restaurant, at the Casa de Campo Marina was among a very few and exclusive set of locations selected by the Asociación Diseñadores de Madrid (DIMAD), from the Dominican Republic to participate in the First Iberoamerican Design Bienal (1er Bienal Iberoamericana de Diseño [link]) in Madrid; as was […]

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PROCIGAR – Cigar Festival (Feb. 16 -20, 2009)

The call is out to Cigar Smokers from around the world who want an unforgettable experience surrounded by gorgeous beaches, sun, the best golf in the Caribbean and of course, great cigar education and the best premium smoke you could have. The trip starts in world famous Tabacalera de García, that sits right outside Casa […]