The La Vega Elite Cycling Team is a group of driven young men from the town of La Vega in the hill country of the Dominican Republic. The boys of the Elite Cycling Team are sponsored by supporters including their coach Papo Luca who runs a bike repair shop in town. Like many Dominicans Papo […]
If you happen to see a dozen of young, handsome athletic cyclists riding around Casa de Campo this week, they are the La Vega Elite Cycling team. They’ll be here for a training camp staying at Casa Alegre in Punta Águila and are being sponsored by U.S. based Osborne Family Foundation.
For the 2nd consecutive year, the Altos de Chavón Archaeological Museum celebrated its “Creative Workshop for the Community” in La Vega, Dominican Republic (located North of Santo Domingo), along with the “Acción Cultural Vegana” group (La Vega’s Cultural Action group) last Wednesday the 8th of August – when many little boys and girls in need […]
Excitement, vibrant colors, drums, music and a festive ambience are all synonymous with the Dominican Carnival season celebrated every year in the months of February and March across the Dominican Republic. The principal carnival, the “Carnaval Dominicano” or the “Carnaval Vegano” takes place every Sunday through February and attracts thousands of Dominicans and tourists to take part […]