Forty-eight weeks, 5 continents, 38 countries & territories. Hundreds of good pictures, thousands of bad ones. The epic year that was.
Five nights sampling the New World firsts of the historic capital Santo Domingo, the oldest European settlement in the Americas, & the idyllic, resort-heavy beaches of Punta Cana was nowhere near enough time in charming Dominican Republic. But as it turned out it was one day too many.
Exploring Haiti, the Caribbean anomaly, regional whipping boy, & the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country, one still recovering from the 2010 earthquake.