Team roping is by far the most dynamic and exciting equestrian modality among cowboy competitions. It is precisely this that has catapulted it to a phenomenon of vast assistance within all countries that practice it. This exciting sport runs through the veins of the cowboy tradition and subculture in the Dominican Republic.
Los Establos Cap Cana, TRU (Team Roping University), SkyView Ranch and Caribbean Lifestyle have united to celebrate for the first time in the magnificent facilities of Los Establos, Equestrian City in Cap Cana, this exciting equestrian event with the best riders of the team roping modality, which in 2016 presents its 9th Edition from the 18th to the 20th of November.
Article repost from US NEWS Travel Take a virtual tour of inventive reception spaces at top properties around the world. These sleek entrances are upping the cool factor. Forget the typical hotel entrance. From full-service bars to inventive programming such as salsa dancing lessons and adult coloring book parties, properties the world over are on… Continue Reading
It’s one of America’s favorite holidays, but what’s the real story behind the tricks and treats of Halloween? Straddling the line between fall and winter, plenty and paucity, life and death, Halloween is a time of celebration and superstition. It is thought to have originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when people would… Continue Reading
Since 1980, the United Nations World Tourism Organization has celebrated World Tourism Day on September 27. This date was chosen as on that day in 1970, the Statutes of the UNWTO were adopted. The adoption of these Statutes is considered a milestone in global tourism. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness on the role of tourism within the… Continue Reading
Article repost from Caribbean Journal THE CARIBBEAN’S BEST LUXURY NEIGHBORHOODS If you’re thinking of moving to the Caribbean, there are many factors to consider: what kind of real estate are you looking for? What kind of area are you looking for? Are you looking for a remote enclave or a development? For luxury home buyers,… Continue Reading
Restoration Day (Día de la Restauración) — a national holiday that commemorates the commencement of the two-year-long war against the Spanish Colonial Army (on August 16, 1863) that won the Dominican Republic its independence from Spain (in 1865). There are actually two Independence Days in the Dominican Republic (DR), the first and official Independence Day… Continue Reading
Article repost from Wikipedia 2016 Summer Olympics From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia “Rio 2016” redirects here. For the 2016 Paralympic Games, see 2016 Summer Paralympics. Games of the XXXI Olympiad Host city Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Motto A new world (Portuguese: Um mundo novo) Nations participating 207 Athletes participating 11,239 Events 306 in 28 sports… Continue Reading
Article repost from Wired DAD IS SERIOUS about his pastimes, but some of his equipment is a little past-due. Get him a gift that’ll help him hit higher highs. We’ve assembled 21 gifts for 21 types of dad. The bike-riding dad and the car-loving dad. The chef dad and the homebrewing dad. The fishing dad and… Continue Reading
The number one Latin music channel confirms Luis Fonsi within the artists who will participate in the second edition of this award led this year by the CNN journalist Ismael Cala and Colombian cheerleader Jessica Cediel. HTV, Heat Latin Music Awards confirms the performance of singer Luis Fonsi, who will place the romantic touch this coming June… Continue Reading
Cap Cana gets ready to receive the second edition of the international awards ceremony Heat Latin Music Awards to be celebrated this coming Thursday June 16 at 5:00PM in an unprecedented ceremony with the presence of more than one hundred invited artists and celebrities. The paradisiacal venue of one of the most important touristic real… Continue Reading
International Workers’ Day, also known as Labour Day in some places, is a celebration of labourers and the working classes that is promoted by the international labour movement, anarchists, socialists, and communists and occurs every year on May Day, 1 May, an ancient European spring holiday. The date was chosen for International Workers’ Day by… Continue Reading
In November 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) officially designated April 30 as International Jazz Day in order to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role of uniting people in all corners of the globe. International Jazz Day is chaired and led by Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director General, and legendary jazz pianist and composer… Continue Reading
Easter is fast-approaching, and leading up to the springtime holiday is Holy Week, which, in Roman Catholic tradition, is the last week of Lent, taking place right before Easter (which falls on Sunday, March 20th this year). Parades, processions, traditional celebrations, lively festivities, marching bands, festive foods: These are the sights, sounds, and flavors of Holy… Continue Reading
Today in Cap Cana we commemorate the 172th anniversary of the independence of the Dominican Republic, at the Eden Roc’s Beach Club drinks were decorated with a flag, Little John had a special menu of traditional Dominican food and a merengue group, the brunch at La Mona included a tasty Dominican platter and L’Stella Cigar and celebrated… Continue Reading
Article repost from Wikipedia Easter eggs, also called Paschal eggs, are decorated eggs that are often given to celebrate Easter or springtime. As such, Easter eggs are common during the season of Easter tide (Easter season). The oldest tradition is to use dyed and painted chicken eggs, but a modern custom is to substitute chocolate eggs, or plastic eggs filled with confectionery such as chocolate. Although eggs, in… Continue Reading