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If the history of the Dominican Republic does not create a reason to visit, surely the sandy beaches, crystal clear oceans and vibrant culture will do the trick. The country's traditions extend back hundreds of years. It is a country of welcoming, smiling faces, great food, and lively dancing — most notably, Merengue and the Bachata. Time your visit to see the Carnivale de La Vega, a colorful parade of masks and costumes, or stumble across a pick-up game of baseball — the most obsessed-over sport in the country.


Club Med Punta Cana
Club Med Punta Cana

The island of the Dominican Republic beckons families to this all-inclusive resort, with a range of services from educational activities, games and healthy food at Baby Club Med to adolescent pampering at the Teen Spa.


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Iberostar Dominicana Hotel Punta Cana Dominican Republic
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On the palm-lined beach of Bavaro, this resort forms a complex with the adjacent Iberostar Punta Cana. Try your luck at the casino, relax by the pool or take your complimentary lounge chair, umbrella and beach towel down to the water's edge.

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