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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC TRAVEL GUIDE




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.

HOTELS

Club Med Punta Cana
TOP 10 FAMILY RESORTS
Club Med Punta Cana

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

DISCOVER THE ISLAND
Dominican Republic Hotels
Meliá Caribe Tropical
Paradisus Punta Cana
Paradisus Palma Real

Meliá Santo Domingo

Paradisus Palma Real


Iberostar Dominicana Hotel Punta Cana Dominican Republic
TOP 10 VALUE HOTELS WORLDWIDE Iberostar Dominicana Hotel
Located on the palm-lined beach of Bavaro, this resort-style hotel forms a complex with the adjacent Iberostar Punta Cana. Try your luck at the casino, work out in the fitness center, relax by the pool or take your complimentary lounge chair, umbrella and beach towel down to the water's edge.

SPAS

ISLAND PAMPERING
Six Senses Spa at Puntacana Resort
A vast menu of spa treatments await you at the Six Senses Spa at Puntacana Resort & Club. A holistic approach is used in all of their treatments, in an effort to rejuvenate and revitalize the body.


Six Senses Spa at Puntacana Resort & Club


For more information, visit www.godominicanrepublic.com

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