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2nd time, still love it.

We first went 20 years ago and it is still as impressive today as it way back then, One thing we... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
ksuroller
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Flower Mound, Texas
A great option to start to finish later im NY

I being told you can do two years there and later transfer to NY to the next two. Check the details... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
rhmejia
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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6 Oct 2018
“2nd time, still love it.”
14 Apr 2017
“A great option to start to finish later im NY”
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Located in a small Mediterranean-style town, this school trains top Dominican artists in a wide array of fields.
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La Romana, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

We first went 20 years ago and it is still as impressive today as it way back then, One thing we did notice is that they have converted many of the original artist workshops into restaurants for the Casa De Campo crowd I would imagine...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

I being told you can do two years there and later transfer to NY to the next two. Check the details for admissions and transfer. Peaceful and very spiritual and artistic place to study.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank rhmejia
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Well managed and great results! Great talents discovered every year! Thank's to Marina and her team!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Dominique D
Reviewed 8 May 2016

We stopped in as part of a bus tour. Very interesting. The buildings are quiet different and the area is great for picture taking.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Richard M
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Interesting that children of all ages go to this school and we were told it's funded by donations. Kids with a lot of talent. Unfortunately, they weren't there the day we visited. Would have loved to see them in action.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We spend a week teaching a "Communications" workshop for local students and it was one of the best teaching experiences of my life. The students were super interested, the staff was amazing and the place is breathtaking.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

We loved our time spent here. Affordable, unique, and you feel like you've been transported back in time. Don't pay the cruise ship to get you there, you can get a very nice air conditioned van for $7 each right outside of the terminal.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Bethann711
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Located in the Altos de Chavon Village, this was a such a letdown. You entered the school went into a back room where they were weaving the fabric to make blankets. There were two people in the room, one working the loom and the other...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed 6 March 2014

The Altos de Chavon is a beautiful replica of an Italian village. The views of the Chavon River are outstanding! Lovely artists' shops and boutiques plus restaurants.

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank Laurissa M
Reviewed 11 February 2014

Likes:the ancient Santo Domingo,the stores,people were nice everywhere Cons: a noisy,old bus (noisy engine,everything was shaking inside etc)

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank piciorus2002
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