Posted by: Waheeda Harris | May 14, 2014

Dreaming of….Samana, Dominican Republic

My first visit to this lush part of the Dominican Republic was also my first experience in seeing pictographs:

DR - Samana pictographs

Found within caves in Los Haites National Park, it was amazing to see these images, created hundreds of years ago and still able to be seen (the the help of a little light) in the 21st century.

DR - Samana Los Haites

Exploring the caves was a marked difference from my usual experience of the Caribbean and especially the Dominican Republic. Very glad they’re preserving their natural history – and that visitors can see its not just a place of calm seas and white sand beaches.


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