Soraya Aracena is an acclaimed anthropologist specializing in the Afro-Caribbean culture of the Dominican Republic. I did not know this when we first met. She was just one of the many people in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo who loved the paintings of Carlos Goico. She was a lead, someone to track down to [...]
The Colonial Zone. La Zona Colonial.
My thoughts on the art, culture, real estate and people of this very unique area.
The Colonial Zone must be experienced to be understood. While there exist truly incredible commercial and cultural opportunities, there are also innumerable barriers and obstacles for the uninitiated. So, keep coming back. You are sure to find something of interest! If you have ideas, questions or comments regarding this site, please let me know. The Colonial Zone Chronicles is meant to be interactive. Read more…