Los Haitises – Excursions from Cabarete, Part 2

Los Haitises – Excursions from Cabarete, Part 2

Los Haitises National Park is a national park located on the remote north east coast of the Dominican Republic. About 2 hrs drive from Cabarete. It is a protected virgin forest with little road access. The number of tourists allowed is limited, but since 2000 it has been a relatively popular destination for eco tourism. Haitis […]

Paradise Island – Excursions from Cabarete, Part 1

Paradise Island – Excursions from Cabarete, Part 1

Paradise Island is a coral island just off the north coast of the Dominican Republic, a perfect round reef in the middle of the ocean with an inner sand bank. Excursions are adventure and eco-style, and Paradise Island with its amazing untouched coral reef is one of the best places in the Dominican Republic for […]

Dominican National Kite Boarding Championships

Held just over a week ago in early March on Cabarete’s amazing Bozo Beach, right out the front of Olas de Oro Villas, the 2012 Dominican National Kite Boarding Championships went off in awesome weather. Cabarete at it’s best with strong winds, sunshine and epic kiteboarding! It was an amazing show for the double eliminations […]

Master of the Ocean at Encuentro, Cabarete

The 10th annual Master of the Ocean will be held from February 23rd to 27th at the local surf beach, El Encuentro, just a few minutes west of Cabarete and Olas de Oro Villas. Master of the Ocean is the world’s most complete watersport competition in four categories, which has created a new class of […]

Awesome winds in Cabarete!

February has been a great month for wind. Cabarete has seen wind almost everyday this month making the wind surfing and kite surfing population very happy indeed. Here at Olas de Oro Villas, we are right on the beach of Cabarete Bay, or Bozo Beach, and have a wide open area to rig your kites […]

Happy Holidays!

From all of us here at Olas de Oro Villas and Vista de Oro Apartments, we wish everyone “Happy Holidays” and best wishes for the new year. Our Christmas gift was beautiful warm sunny weather, wind for the kite boarders and wind surfers, and waves for the surfers! We hope to see you soon in […]

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival

The 15th annual Dominican Republic Jazz Festival concluded this weekend. A great event with many wonderful performances. View a nice panorama photo here.

Masters Surf Reunion 3

The 3rd Annual Masters Surf Reunion event was held this past weekend. A great turn out and an even better swell saw the nation’s top riders battle it out in amazing waves. View some event pictures on their Facebook gallery.

New website!

Welcome to our new website! It has been a long time coming but we have finally updated our website and photos, and also have a Facebook page now. Almost all properties have new photos, revised descriptions, an updated map and “Recommend” Facebook buttons so you can tell your friends. Check out our new page and please […]