Driving in Haiti

New Haiti Road Network - The Center-Artibonite Beltway (Boucle Centre-Artibonite)

Imagine that... A Ring Road that loops around Haiti's Plateau Centrale, North and Artibonite region connecting in its path 14 cities and 10 marketplaces in 3 departments where food and other agricultural products can move easily to the north, center, south of Haiti, even to the Dominican Republic... Imagine no more... The reality will amaze you...

Car Accidents - Auto Insurance in Haiti, is it true what they say?

Have you ever been involved in a car accident in Haiti? There is something about driving there that scares me... I've been told that if you get into an accident in Haiti, and God forbid you injure somebody, although you have car insurance, you are responsible for the full care of that person, hospital bill and all... Is that true?

Haiti Paved Roads - Asphalt vs. Concrete - Which one is better?

When it comes to paved roads in Haiti, have you ever wondered why some roads are concrete and others asphalt? Ask any Haitian why and the first thing they will tell you will have something to do with the government steeling money BUT... There may be another more REAL reason...

In Haiti, You burn much MORE GAS per mile!

Recently, I ran a test to see how much gas was using in my car while driving in Haiti, the results are devastating... Once you leave the pavement in Haiti and you start driving uphill and downhill on these rocky roads any four-cylinder car becomes a gas-guzzler...

Haiti - Faits a signaler: Road Conditions in Hinche Unbearable - Ministere des Travaux Publics Help...

Hinche Haiti - Less than 2 minutes away from the new municipal buildings that Haitian president Michel Martelly just inaugurated last week is a MUD bath right in the middle of the road... Ministere des Travaux Publics... tanpri... Gere sa pou nou non!

Taxi Moto in Haiti: Not the safest but definitely the most efficient way to get around in Haiti

Foreigners and tourists in Haiti are opting for taxi-motos as the means to get around in the busy streets of Port-au-Prince and in remote areas where public transportation is scarce.

Haiti In Living Color... She Looks Beautiful...

Look at this picture of Haiti... I like this picture so much that I made it the background photo on my ipad. It is beautiful, isn't it?

Driving in Haiti: Ever Been To Thiotes? Anse-a-Pitres? Pedernales DR?

Have you ever traveled through Thiotes and Anse-a-Pitres Haiti to Pedernales in the Dominican Republic? What are road conditions like?

Haiti Dirt Road Dangers - At Risk Of Flipping Over

Boc Banic Haiti - One Wrong move and the big Ford Explorer would flip over, that's how dangerous this Haiti dirt road is. Half of the road is now a freakin cliff. If you are not from around there, you are as good as dead!

Haiti Unpaved Road Dangers - I Nearly Killed Two Little Children!

True Story - Nan Papaye, Haiti - The other day, I was driving on one of the many unpaved dirt roads in Haiti when suddenly, out of the dust cloud of the car in front of me, two little children, a boy and a girl, ran right in front or my car. I risked my life and the lives of seven passengers in the car trying to save the lives of these two little children.