Hurricane Hole – Luperon, Dominican Republic

By Teena Clipston. There is a certain allure to Luperon that has captivated many a cruiser, and when it comes to Hurricane Holes, the Bay of Luperon is without a doubt one of the safest places to be. While Luperon may not be for everyone all of the time, let’s get down to the reason you want to head there during Hurricane season. Luperon is on the north coast of the Dominican Republic in the province of Puerto Plata. The topography of Hispaniola comprises a high mountain range that tends…

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Plastic Pollution: Time for a Change

The world is abundant in beauty, and I have been captivated by its intensity in many moments. The Rockies of BC have taken my breath away with their majestic grandness that reaches into the heavens; the deserts of Arizona have captured my heart in tranquility; the Grand Canyon and Colorado River have left me in awe with their mystery, and the oceans have taken my heart with their duo personality—able to caress one softly and yet also fiercely take life away. Each of these places is different from the other…

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