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Going to Dominican Republic

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Going to Dominican Republic

Postby Dark_Sol » Thu Jul 25, 2013 12:34 am

Going to the Dominican Republic next month and need a few answers.
1. Which area should I go? Puerto Plata, Santo Domingo, etc, etc? which is cheaper for cost of living.
2. What is a good site to find Apartments? Searching Craigslist right now
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Postby zboy1 » Thu Jul 25, 2013 3:07 am

Puerto Plata is fun. Nice looking women, nice beaches, but too many tourists. I would choose Puerto Plata over Santo Domingo, though. Too much crime and people in the capital city for my liking.
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Re: Going to Dominican Republic

Postby Rock » Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:38 am

Dark_Sol wrote:Going to the Dominican Republic next month and need a few answers.
1. Which area should I go? Puerto Plata, Santo Domingo, etc, etc? which is cheaper for cost of living.
2. What is a good site to find Apartments? Searching Craigslist right now


Where should you go??? What specifically are you looking for other than cheaper cost of living? I would say budget end of both places is similar in terms of cost so it boils down to other factors.
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Postby Dark_Sol » Fri Jul 26, 2013 1:17 am

Well, like I tell people around me. Women, cigars, alcohol and exploring is what I enjoy. Right now I am searching the net for apartments or rooms for rent and cost, that is my main concerns. Don't want to end up like in Ethiopia, spending to much money on hotels until I found an apartment.
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Postby Rock » Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:41 am

Dark_Sol wrote:Well, like I tell people around me. Women, cigars, alcohol and exploring is what I enjoy. Right now I am searching the net for apartments or rooms for rent and cost, that is my main concerns. Don't want to end up like in Ethiopia, spending to much money on hotels until I found an apartment.


I know a nice place in great local in SD for just 1,200 pesos a day (cable, Internet, A/C, clean) until u find an apartment. That works out to 36,000 or about $850 a month.
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Postby Dark_Sol » Fri Jul 26, 2013 8:14 pm

Rock wrote:
Dark_Sol wrote:Well, like I tell people around me. Women, cigars, alcohol and exploring is what I enjoy. Right now I am searching the net for apartments or rooms for rent and cost, that is my main concerns. Don't want to end up like in Ethiopia, spending to much money on hotels until I found an apartment.


I know a nice place in great local in SD for just 1,200 pesos a day (cable, Internet, A/C, clean) until u find an apartment. That works out to 36,000 or about $850 a month.


Well, got my ticket for cheap, almost $400. Gonna land in Puerto Plata. Aug 6, boots on the ground, yeah baby. 8)
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Postby E Irizarry R&B Singer » Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:13 am

zboy1 wrote:Puerto Plata is fun. Nice looking women, nice beaches, but too many tourists. I would choose Puerto Plata over Santo Domingo, though. Too much crime and people in the capital city for my liking.


Necesitas aprender espanol muy bien pa que te podrías andar con cuidado y sin problema en la capital STO DGO. Hay ladrones, brujos, pillones, y ademas hay matones hacia eso parte de la RD.
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Postby E Irizarry R&B Singer » Sat Jul 27, 2013 1:14 am

Dark_Sol wrote:
Rock wrote:
Dark_Sol wrote:Well, like I tell people around me. Women, cigars, alcohol and exploring is what I enjoy. Right now I am searching the net for apartments or rooms for rent and cost, that is my main concerns. Don't want to end up like in Ethiopia, spending to much money on hotels until I found an apartment.


I know a nice place in great local in SD for just 1,200 pesos a day (cable, Internet, A/C, clean) until u find an apartment. That works out to 36,000 or about $850 a month.


Well, got my ticket for cheap, almost $400. Gonna land in Puerto Plata. Aug 6, boots on the ground, yeah baby. 8)


Yeah miminal or bad Spanish with a wallet full of Plata for that Puerto will suffice for you. Ethiopia and now DR. Oooooo wee estoy muy celoso. lol
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Postby Dark_Sol » Sat Jul 27, 2013 2:06 am

E Irizarry, when I get there. I'll drink a bottle of Cuban rum for you. All of it in an hour. See what the f**k happens to me. Be like Thailand and Ethiopia, end up in a hotel with a sexy lady.
P.S that is a freaky picture.
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Postby E Irizarry R&B Singer » Sat Jul 27, 2013 11:17 pm

Dark_Sol wrote:E Irizarry, when I get there. I'll drink a bottle of Cuban rum for you. All of it in an hour. See what the f**k happens to me. Be like Thailand and Ethiopia, end up in a hotel with a sexy lady.
P.S that is a freaky picture.


Oh hell to the no. You are probably a smooth-talking giant and s.hit (when ya get tipsy off of Cuban rum like that).
Foreign languages do flow easier whilst in a tipsy or drunken state. Less inhibitions I guess.
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