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PALLADIUM ELIMINATING SINGLE-USE PLASTICS FROM RESORTS IN AMERICAS

Source: Travel Pulse Palladium Hotel Group has announced an enhanced sustainability policy aimed at eliminating single-use plastics at many of its resorts worldwide, replacing them with biodegradable or reusable materials. The Spanish hotel company first began eliminating single-use plastics at Hard Rock Hotels in Ibiza and Tenerife, Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel, and Palladium Hotels and Grand… Continue Reading

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SARGASSUM IS A THREAT FOR OUR BEACHES BUT PART OF THE MARINE ECOSYSTEM

Data from: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration Picture: Nat Geo Do we really know what sargassum is & what is it’s role in the marine ecosystem? We all know sargassum has affected beaches in Dominican Republic, it has messed our blue beach days with a foul smell & brown colored water. Upon close inspection, it… Continue Reading

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CAP CANA FOUNDATION: ADOPT A TREE EVENT

This past Saturday the Cap Cana Foundation celebrated an Adopt a Tree event at the first, official Global Wellness Day celebration in the Dominican Republic, held at Los Establos, Cap Cana. More than 20 kids received a short talk about the importance of taking care of trees, Earth & the future of the environment. They… Continue Reading

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EDEN ROC CAP CANA’S CELEBRATION OF GLOBAL WELLNESS DAY IS AROUND THE CORNER

Eden Roc Cap Cana will host the official Global Wellness Day event in the Dominican Republic. This social project that takes place in more than 110 countries simultaneously will have its official celebration in the country at Los Establos Cap Cana, on Saturday June 8 with various activities throughout the day. Global Wellness Day is… Continue Reading

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CAP CANA FOUNDATION: WORLD RECYCLING DAY IS TOMORROW

Source: Popsci Last week, officials in India announced that the country would no longer accept post-consumer plastic imports, in an effort to fight the pollution emitted in processing the often highly-contaminated loads the U.S. and other countries have been sending over. The ban won’t fully go into effect until August, but will only compound the problems America has… Continue Reading

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VII LAW & ORDER GOLF CUP WAS A TOTAL SUCCESS

Source: Primicias  The couple composed by Jesús Alcántara and Juan Antonio Félix won top honors in the Law and Order VII Golf Cup that was held in Punta Espada golf course at Cap Cana & was organized by Wives of National Police Officers Association. Financial entities such as BanReservas and Banco Popular participated in the… Continue Reading

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TIPS FOR PROTECTING YOURSELF FROM THE CARIBBEAN SUN

Coming home with a gorgeous tan is one of the important objectives of Spring Break in the Caribbean! There is nothing bad about tanning but you should consider these tips before spreading your towel in the sand. A way to fight of the ultraviolet rays is to slowly extend the time you spend in the sun. SPF 20 is sufficient… Continue Reading

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LEARN TO LOVE FORESTS THIS MARCH!

Source United Nations Forests can be scary but if you look closer you will see the beauty, see the wonder, discover the many treasures they hold, the life they sustain. LEARN TO LOVE FORESTS! Every March 21st the United Nations raises awareness of the importance of all types of forests. This year the International Day of… Continue Reading

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CAP CANA, STAGE OF THE BARÇA ACADEMY’S LARGEST LAS AMERICAS CUP IN HISTORY

For the first time the figure of 600 players is exceeded, bringing together athletes from 8 different countries and 14 Barça Academy and Camps The ex-player of the first FC Barcelona team, Juliano Belletti, will be present during the celebration of the tournament The polo fields of Los Establos at Cap Cana in the Dominican… Continue Reading

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QS LATIN AMERICA UNIVERSITY RANKINGS 2019 RANKS UNIBE AS TOP UNIVERSITY IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC AND #122 OF LATAM

The Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) was placed at the highest level among the Dominican universities and number 122 for Latin America according to the results of the recently published  QS Latin America University Rankings 2019.   By sharing the information, its dean, Dr. Julio Amado Castaños Guzmán, said that this assessment is highly relevant and is… Continue Reading

FEDUJAZZ: EDUCATIONALLY JAZZING A BETTER TOMORROW

FEDUJAZZ is a non-profit foundation that provides free music education for the youth of the Dominican Republic. FEDUJAZZ, established in 2015, is a proud partner of the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival, which is now in its 22nd year. This collaboration has established a high-quality music education program and alliance that provide workshops with prominent musicians, including… Continue Reading

HOTEL MANAGEMENT STUDENTS OF JOHNSON AND WALES UNIVERSITY VISIT UNIBE CAP CANA

Hotel management student of University Johnson and Wales  visited UNIBE Cap Cana Campus to learn first-hand about the current situation in the field of tourism and hospitality in the Dominican Republic and about investment opportunities in the hospitality sector in the Caribbean country.   An extremely interesting day in the hands of key field speakers… Continue Reading