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Exploring the world of TECK with Marc Olivier

Marc Olivier, who has been living in Casa de Campo for over 15 years, is the community’s go-to craftsman for handmade, one-of-a-kind furniture. The owner of TECK Furniture in La Romana sources many of his products from Java, one of Indonesia’s 17,000 islands, and designs his own. Having built a longstanding friendship and working relationship with the […]

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*UPDATE* Come fly with Stage Art Studio in their new Aerial Dance Workshop!

This month dance lovers and enthusiasts are in for a treat! Stage Art Studio is having a 3 month Aerial Dance workshop starting on February 11th at 4pm! Alicia Campillo, Director of Stage, opened the La Romana headquarters back in January 2015 and recently celebrated her first year with a spectacular show, “A Night in Hollywood”. […]

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Time to detox our body and mind with Ki-Ra Holistic Living’s first retreat of the year

After everything that goes on during the holidays once the new year begins we find ourselves feeling a little lethargic and tired, and sometimes even anxious about what the year will bring. This is where Ki-Ra Holistic Living comes in; a mind and body detox retreat is just the thing to rejuvenate ourselves.

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Ki-Ra Holistic Living’s Gift to Yourself: A Silent Detox Retreat this December

Trust. Allow. Be. This December, detoxify the mind, body, and emotions from stresses and schedules that infiltrate your state of peace. Finding balance is one of life’s most challenging undertakings, and can be made even more so during the holidays. Sometimes we get too wrapped up in the busy season of shopping, parties, and work projects to finish […]

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Jewelry Making from Start to Finish with Silversmith Clarlin Rivera

A little more than a year ago, Clarlin Rivera opened her Atelier and Showroom in Gol Plaza in La Romana designing jewelry with a focus on silversmithing and crafting “unique pieces of jewelry as an extension of the wearer’s personality.” The artist began her career in 2007 after finishing a two-year program in San Juan Puerto Rico where she learned […]

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Finding Balance in and with Nature: KI-RA Meditation Workshop This Sunday!

The hustle and bustle of everyday life and the myriad of activities that accompany it far too often allow us to overlook the importance of tranquility, nature, and the search for the self. We allow ourselves to be distracted by managing the tasks of work, family, and household operations with far less time devoted to our […]

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Indigenous legacy lives on at the Chavón ceramic workshop

The art of ceramics in the Dominican Republic dates back as far as when the Tainos inhabited the island, in the days when Columbus arrived proclaiming the Dominican Republic “the most beautiful that human eyes could see”. This art, this legacy, which has been handed down through generations, continues to thrive here in Altos de Chavón, […]