Category Archives: Tourism

Hotel – Downtown Sosua

Ever thought about becoming a hotelier? This is your chance! Conveniently located right in town across the street from the beach, within walking distance to Mini Market, Stores and Restaurants… A total of 17 rooms consisting of 14 rooms and 3 suites/apartments…. one kitchen, small restaurant/bar, swimming pool with two waterfalls and Coral patio deck, office, upper and lower sun decks,…. dortono_9a561296d34e079All new equipment, pool pump and filter, security camera system, gas hot water tanks, propane tanks, water pump system, new inverter air conditioning in some rooms, new ceiling fans, many new features and fixtures including furniture and mattresses…. READY TO ROLL FOR HIGH SEASON !!!!!

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February Ushers in Dominican Carnival Season

timthumb (1)One of the most colorful traditions of Dominicans is Carnival, which runs from February to March and is celebrated in the streets of many local villages, towns and cities. The color devilish masks – accompanied by the satirical, the grotesque, and images of daily lives and a world of imaginary figures, are essential to the […]

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Fathom Announces Four New Social Impact Activities in the Dominican Republic – Fathom – Cruise Critic

Fathom, Carnival Corp.’s new cruise line focusing on voluntourism, has announced four additional social impact activities in the Dominican Republic.

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Amanera, Dominican Republic – in pictures

Aman Dominican RepublicWe take a look at the Aman’s latest opening, a clifftop golf retreat on the Dominican Republic’s Green Coast

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Dominican Republic Has Fastest Growing Economy in LatAm

The Dominican Republic is the fastest-growing economy in the Americas, with the Caribbean country reporting 7% growth in GDP for 2015. An increase in tourist arrivals, rising foreign remittances, and low oil prices are the factors fueling the economy, according to the country’s central bank.

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Lupita Nyong’o jumps for joy in a red one-piece swimsuit in Dominican Republic | Daily Mail Online

The 32-year-old actress definitely looked excited to be on holiday in the Dominican Republic as she shared a photo of herself on Instagram as she posed while jumping for joy on Tuesday.

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Whale watching season starts

Samaná Bay is nearly taken over by humpback whales to mate and breed in the Dominican Republic mammals sanctuary. The season goes from January 15 to March 31, so don’t miss out on a whale-watching tour.

Source: Events for January 2016 | Dominican Republic Has it all

ABC’s Hit Romance Reality Series The Bachelorette Sets The Scene For Love In Dominican Republic | Nassau News Live

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, July 10, 2014 /Nassau News Live/ — Dominican Republic’s breathtaking coastline and rich culture set the stage for romance in the upcoming two-part season finale of ABC’s romance reality series The Bachelorette. The country’s stunning destinations of Punta Cana and La Romana will serve as the backdrop for the Bachelorette, Andi Dorfman, and her final suitors as their journey comes to an end. The first episode of the two-part finale will air on Monday, July 14, with the second episode to air Monday, July 28, both from 8:00–10:00 p.m. ET on ABC.

To celebrate, the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism invites you to enter for a chance to experience the breath-taking beauty of the country and win a romantic getaway for two to the luxurious Paradisus Punta Cana resort on Dominican Republic’s sophisticated east coast. The prizewinner will receive an eight-day / seven-night stay at the all-inclusive Paradisus Punta Cana to relive the romance and adventure portrayed on the season finale. To enter, fans can visit the GoDominicanRepublic Facebook page beginning July 14th at

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Dominican Republic leads in Caribbean tourism arrivals – Baltimore Post-Examiner

Dominican Republic leads in Caribbean tourism arrivals – Baltimore Post-Examiner.

The undisputed king of Caribbean tourism, the Dominican Republic consistently attracts more visitors to its shores than any other country in the region. In 2012, the D.R. — a popular destination known for its low prices and friendly people — saw a 7 percent growth in arrivals, reaching over five million.

Not content with that number, the Dominican government recently boosted the annual budget of its Ministry of Tourism by $61 million in order to reach the ambitious goal set by President Danilo Medina: 10 million tourists a year within 10 years.

– See more at: http://baltimorepostexaminer.com/dominican-republic-leads-caribbean-tourism-arrivals/2014/02/19#sthash.JTUCkSo8.dpufCoconut palms tower over luxury villas along the Caribbean coast at Tortuga Bay, an upscale tourist resort at Punta Cana.
(Larry Luxner)

2BR 2 1/2 Bath Villa designed for comfort

2BR 2 1/2 Bath Villa designed for comfort.