Rafael Nadal buys villa in the Dominican Republic

Posted on April 3, 2017 by Manolox
The Spanish tennis superstar, Rafael Nadal, looked into the Dominican Republic’s excellent climate, security and the friendliness of its people. He liked what he saw and decided to purchase a beautiful waterfront villa in one of the Dominican Republic’s most Continue reading

It’s time to say “hello” again

Sea Horse Ranch Stable - Cabarete - DR
It’s time to say “hello” again to all of you, introducing myself, Sabine A. Mertes and Select Caribbean Properties. Select Caribbean Properties which was founded in 2001. We offer all kinds of real estate from modest, tasteful homes in well-managed gated communities to large villas in the high-end projects. We … Continue reading

Smart Own Boats: A perfect match for the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a big country, touched on nearly every side by the waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. Smart Own Boats would be a perfect match. Beautiful and diverse, the Dominican Republic has become the leading Caribbean tourism destination, with most resorts, hotels and rental apartments … Continue reading

The New Samana Highway

The highly anticipated opening of the Dominican Republic’s newest, and perhaps most spectacular, Samana Highway has taken place at last! This modern roadway connects all the major tourist centers of the world-famous Samana Peninsula region with the rest of the island nation and with the convenient Samana-Sanchez International airport. From … Continue reading

Reconstruction of Puerto Plata’s Historic Center Changes the Profile of the Country

The Puerto Plata Historic Center is under reconstruction and is nearly finished. These are really good news. The plan is to reconstruct the Historic Center of Puerto Plata, north coast of the Dominican Republic which will change the look of the city enormously. Before After

Bavaro-Uvero Alto-Miches Highway in the Dominican Republic opens to traffic

Miches, DR.– The Public Works Ministry (MOPC) announced the Bavaro-Uvero Alto-Miches Highway, with an extension of 72 km, is now opened to vehicular traffic, with its inauguration ceremony slated for the beginning of next year. According to a MOPC statement, the new stretch will benefit 11 communities located in the … Continue reading

JetBlue Begins New Flights to the Caribbean from Boston to Puerto Plata.

JetBlue has officially begun its new service from Boston to several destinations in the Caribbean. Your will reach your dream destination in just a few our hours. Sosua, Cabarete, Rio San Juan, Cabrera…and this amazing penthouse: https://www.selectcaribbean.com/properties/sosua/condos/luxury-oceanfront-penthouse-in-sosua/ Source: JetBlue Begins New Flights to the Caribbean From Boston  

JetBlue will be flying from Boston to Puerto Plata this fall

This is really great news!!! From this November on JetBlue will be flying from Boston to Puerto Plata every week. Travelling north will be so much easier now. http://www.caribjournal.com/2014/05/16/jetblue-adds-new-seasonal-routes-from-boston-to-caribbean/  

The Dominican Republic “Has it All”

Posted on May 3, 2014 by Sabine Mertes
Dominican Republic Real Estate and Impressions, DR
The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism Aims To Prove the Country “Has it All” http://www.justluxe.com/luxury-brands/the-dominican-republic-ministry-of-tourism-aims-to-prove-the-a-1954562.php  

Hand-wrought copper lamps and downspouts

Made here in the Dominican Republic, these lamps and downspouts add a touch of refinement and uniqueness to any structure, whether it be a residential or commercial building. Dozens of designs are available in hanging, sconce and column-mount styles, or a customer may have their own design crafted to order. … Continue reading