With its unique blend of Latin and Caribbean heritage, the capital of the Dominican Republic is a dynamic city packed with culture and fun. Whether you’re visiting for business or vacation, there are all sorts of things to see and do near downtown Santo Domingo.
Stretching just 21 miles long, Barbados is renowned for its striking white-sand beaches and award-winning rum, which was first discovered on the island in the 17th century.
The Caribbean nation has also been home to some of history’s greats.
(CNN) — Tucked away on the northeastern tip of the Dominican Republic, stretched out into the Atlantic, the Samaná Peninsula enjoys a splendid isolation from the rest of the country. This corner of the DR has long been synonymous with long, uncrowded, white-sand beaches flanked by mountains, craggy limestone cliffs with panoramic views and rolling hills blanketed in coconut trees. You could stand anywhere on the Samaná Peninsula, throw a stick, and it would likely hit a tree, sand or water.
Article on Los Haitises National Park, one of the Dominican Republic's largest protected areas.
A restaurant list for Santo Domingo’s Colonial City.
Saint Lucia is everything you dreamed of in a Caribbean getaway, and possibly a lot more. A honeymooner’s paradise with some of the finest luxury resort properties, sandy beaches, and sunset vistas in all of the West Indies, this remarkable island is also a great hiking destination, a scuba and snorkeling hot spot, and a fine place to experience exotic island cuisine. Capital city Castries pulses with a free-spirited vitality, while picturesque Soufrière draws visitors looking to catch a glim...
With 30 miles of near-uninterrupted white sand lining a turquoise sea, flanked by all-inclusive resorts ranging from budget to luxury, Punta Cana is the undisputed king of Caribbean getaways. Some might even think Punta Cana is all there is to the Dominican Republic. But here’s what you should kn...
Dutch-Caribbean bend and fewer tourists make it a pricier destination than most in the region. Here, meals and tours can add up quickly. But there are ways to make the most of your travel dollar or florin,while enjoying Curaçao’s colonial architecture–marking 20 years on the UNESCO World Heritage...
Ways to celebrate Willemstad's world heritage city status in 2017.
Things to do in Monte Plata, Dominican Republic.