The Sugar Open, the by invitation only golf tournament, in aid of the MIR foundation was held this weekend, from Wednesday the 1st of April through to Saturday the 4th of April. The shooting section of this tournament the Sugar Shooting tournament will take place from the 22nd to the 26th of April.
This last Saturday we attended the Ladies Luncheon at the La Romana Country Club in Casa de Campo. The event which began at 12:30pm was held for the ladies of Casa de Campo, in aid of the Fundacion MIR. The Country Club was full with boutique stalls, selling a variety of items, such as jewelry, […]
In case it was not obvious already, we would like to make it clear that we absolutely loved the Carlos Santana concert and have rarely been as star-struck and in awe by a celebrity in a good long time. So while the concert might seem to be a distant memory for some, and while we do feel […]
On Sunday 8th of March Casa de Campo resident and Haitian native, Ms. Ginette d’Adesky hosted a wonderfully energetic fete at her Casa de Campo home in celebration of the Haitian Carnival. Over 200 invited guests, all personal friends of Ms. d’Adesky, attended the private party – dressed in some of the most elaborate, beautiful and colorful costumes. In attendance were […]
What is there to say about the Carlos Santana concert? It was frickin INCREDIBLE! If you missed this concert, you missed one of the most energetic, entertaining, jam-packed and most thoroughly enjoyable concerts in Altos de Chavon history! The concert, part of the Live your Light (Vive tu Luz) tour, was nothing less than spectacular and a impressive feat […]
Fellow Casa de Campo resident and owner of the Marina’s best Asian / Chinese Restaurant, Chinois, Ricardo Bello and a group of 75 co-conspirators, going by the name, Super Toros, journeyed off to Santo Domingo to participate in the “Desfile Nacional de Carnaval” (The National Carnival Parade). Mr. Bello has become a celebrity over the years with his […]
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 […]
As we reported a few weeks ago here, the Despierta America team was in Casa de Campo filming a special on the Dominican Republic which included Casa de Campo! We have just received a copy of the show’s footage which aired today. Even though it might seem like they are talking about Higuey most of […]
Every Sunday afternoon in February the Diablos Cojuelos hit the streets of La Vega armed with their leather balloons, smacking anyone who dares leave the sidewalk and set foot on the street. The streets are for the Diablos NOT the civilians!
For anyone hiding under a rock, last weekend marked the 12th annual Hogar del Niño Weekend. The event was an exceptional one, with record participation and donations. It seems that despite all the problems going on in the world today, everyone is clearly looking to give a little more to those in need.
We just got the buzz that the Despierta America team was in Casa de Campo last week filming for a special report on the Dominican Republic. The crew was seen savoring an exceptional lunch prepared by the experts at The Beach Club by Le Cirque, enjoying other resort amenities and raising up a storm at […]