Relocating to another country is an exciting prospect, with a wealth of new possibilities and adventures awaiting you. It can be daunting, though, and sometimes frightening for families. Your children’s reaction to moving to another country could be massive enthusiasm and excitement or a complete rejection of the idea and an unwillingness to leave their old life and friends behind. Continue reading Relocating to Punta Cana With School-Aged Children
“Burnout in Punta Cana?!? Impossible!”
That’s probably what most people think. After all, living in a slice of tropical paradise with white sand beaches and crystal clear waters sounds about as relaxing as can be. Continue reading Burning Out Under The Burning Sun
When Peter Krupa, a local Real Estate Agent and developer first visited Punta Cana, he didn’t expect that it would be a trip that changed his life. Originally from Poland, he gained a wealth of experience in the Real Estate industry, before his first visit to the Dominican Republic. Continue reading Peter Krupa: Local Real Estate Agent and Developer
I find it curious that so many people here seem to make a habit of bashing Dominican culture and even Dominican people in general, expressing negative views about almost all aspect of Dominican society and life in the island. Continue reading Why Do Punta Cana Expats Complain So Much?
Living on an island in the Caribbean surrounded by beautiful golf courses and picture-perfect beaches sounds like a dream. Wake up, enjoy a cup of Dominican coffee, freshly picked fruit, walk along the beach and maybe go for a swim to cool off. This is paradise. This is a dream come true. Continue reading 7 Definitive Reasons Why You Should NOT Move to Punta Cana
Have you chosen to volunteer abroad in the Dominican Republic? Awesome! Now, are you ready? Continue reading Tips on Volunteering in the Dominican Republic
It is foreign travel and beautiful photo opportunities.
It is personally knowing friends that hail from more than 50 different countries. Continue reading My Expat Life Is Glamorous
Last night I was asked on Facebook by fellow expat for my tips on keeping a positive attitude in Punta Cana. What a great question and one I’ve got a lot of answers to that I’ll be writing about more in detail here in the future. But in the meantime, I’ve come up with a summarized version of my top seven tips to keep a “glass half full” mentality when you find yourself in a slump. Of course, living abroad involves being proactive. Continue reading 7 Tips for Staying Sane In Punta Cana