Dominican Republic Vacations


In the sunny Caribbean Sea the skies are clear and the temperatures are warm. It is time to visit the Caribbean and enjoy the hospitality of these island nations. Holiday travelers seeking a warm and welcoming vacation spot can choose one of several Dominican Republic Vacations.

The Dominican Republic is located on a large island in the Caribbean and offers sandy beaches, a temperate climate and hundreds of attractions for travelers. There are several Dominican Republic Vacations that include accommodations at a highly reviewed resort, discount travel, spa treatments, fishing and relaxing days on the beaches. The Dominican Republic has become one of the most popular Caribbean vacation destinations. The reasons for this are many.

Vacation deals and cheap travel costs to the Dominican island of Hispaniola allow vacationer more money to spend when on vacation. The large resorts and spas located along the sandy resort beaches which are located throughout the country offer competitive pricing and all inclusive packages.

The Dominican Republic boasts several large resort areas along its coastline; these include the regions of Puerto Plata, Santo Domingo and La Romana. Each of these areas has special attributes to attract vacationers.


The Puerto Plata region is located along the northern coast of the Dominican Republic. The region is home to several colonial era homes and districts as well as the San Felipe fortress. The historically diverse area allows travelers to get a taste of old world

Dominica as well as the vibrant modern culture of this island nation. Among the resorts located in Puerto Plata are the ClubHotel Riu Mambo, the ClubHotel Riu Bachata and the Grand Paradise Playa Dorada Beach Resort and Casino.

Each of these large modern resorts offers amenities such as large rooms and suites, full restaurant services, spas and relaxing massage therapists, and a vibrant nightlife that includes casinos and shows each night. The inclusive packages for vacations in the Puerto Plata region roll the total cost of a vacation into one price, making these Dominican Republic vacation deals very inviting.

Santo Domingo is the capital city of the Dominican Republic and is located on the southern shore of the island. With a large international air terminal this is a location where many travelers arrive for the first time in the Dominican Republic. The ancient city is where European discovers, including Christopher Columbus, first arrived several centuries ago.


In Santo Domingo travelers can visit the old city or spend a day at the largest botanical garden in the Caribbean region. The city also includes a modern shopping district, beaches and the tomb of Christopher Columbus. There are many inclusive vacation packages available for travelers seeking to visit Santo Domingo.

The La Romana region of the Dominican Republic is a popular tourist area. Located on the Southern Coast easterly of the capital city this region is among the southernmost resort regions on the island. The ancient flavor of the city is captured in the ornate architecture. The sandy beaches and swaying palm trees invite beach goers to relax while the reefs and turquoise waters call vacationers to diving and snorkeling adventures.