Dominican Republic is a country in Central America, northern Caribbean Sea, located in the east of the island of Hispaniola. It was declared the most beautiful land in the New World.
Ribs mountainous island décor of dramatic beauty, culminating peak Pico Duarte (3175 m).
About 20% of the territory is protected in nature reserves of flora and fauna, which is why the export of certain species of plants and animals is prohibited.
Tourism offers in the Dominican Republic in particular beauty is all about beaches and islands but also favorable conditions throughout the year for an exotic vacation on the beach, in a distant destination. Hotels, villas and Dominican pensions are known for cheap prices and rates applied, although cruises in the Caribbean are still considered luxury. Social turmoil compensaza with sincerity and hospitality of the inhabitants and tourists proposed by tourist special offers, and other states beyond those on the north coast known as Amber Coast. A mini city break holiday in the largest city Santo Domingo Dominican colonial charm and beauty will reveal this port city with many night clubs, shops and casinos.
Punta Cana lies on the east coast of the Dominican Republic to known Bavaro beach. Long sandy beaches bounded by endless alleys with palm trees and turquoise sea, are among the finest in the Caribbean. The seabed is covered in fine sand. It offers a huge number of hotels, shopping centers and wonderful conditions for sport, fun and recreation. It is the ideal place to spend a relaxing holiday.
Boca Chica is a summer resort that lies within strolling distance from the capital Santo Domingo. Due to the small distance so come here to relax and locals in the company to which you can spend real moments of life typical of the Caribbean. You will find here a lot of fun and a very lively nightlife.
Samaná peninsula in the north is the Dominican Republic. In this village you will find unspoiled sandy beaches and endless palm forests. Do not expect the big tourist centers. Here you will find a peaceful atmosphere, even sleeping taste that those who want to relax and rest during their vacation.
Bayahibe is located south - east of the island. This center is suitable for all those seeking a quiet holiday. Fine sandy beaches surrounded by crystal blue sea. The nearby Saona and Catalina islands located, which are composed of coral formations that attract by their netingerea the opportunity to spend a day swimming and relaxing feeling that you're away from civilization.
Bávaro is one of the most luxurious and sought after centers of the Dominican Republic. The beaches surrounded by palm trees and luxury hotels and satisfy the wishes of the most discerning guests. It offers many selections of social and sports activities. Bavaro beach belongs to the complex of Punta Cana beaches.
Juan Dolio is located less than 50 km east of the capital Santo Domingo. This center boasts a beautiful coastal reefs and sandy beaches surrounded by palm trees. Near this village is Haistises or Saona Island Reserve, whose surroundings are favorite diving lovers.
In the Dominican Republic awaits you during the year, summer weather. In this climate triopicală winter temperatures vary around 26 degrees, and in summer around 34 degrees. During two periods of rain here, ie May-June and October-November. Therefore, pay attention to this aspect when selecting your holiday. In June, August and September hurricanes may occur Ste here, but you should not worry in this regard that the warning is for a few days before, and all hotels will be ready. The dry region you will find in the south-west of the country and the area with the most rainfall is in Samana peninsula. The tropical climate is influenced by trade winds coming from the Atlantic Ocean.
Local currency is Dominican pesos - RDS, which is divided into 100 centavos. Here are issued banknotes worth 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 pesos. They have the same size, but differ in color, but which by durable get to delete, so we suggest you pay attention banknotes! Here 5 coins and 1 peso, which in turn are divided into 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 centavo. Under 50 censtavos there is not much use having rather value to collectors.
To travel you will not need any special vaccination, but should have enough medication with you that you use daily, especially against insects solutions. Change the time zone may affect to some extent sensitive persons a period of 2-3 days. The easiest way to overcome this inconvenience if you stay awake longer.