Exploring the Dominican Republic

Nov 17 12:41 2011 Carl S Liver Print This Article


The Dominican Republic has long been one of the top destinations for Caribbean Holidays. The diversity and size of this beautiful island offers many activities and destinations that are suitable for people of all ages and interests. Many people choose the Dominican Republic to spend a relaxing time at the many beaches or sailing and exploring at a leisure pace,Guest Posting but there are also plenty of activities to satisfy the action seeker. 

One of the top destinations in the Dominican Republic is Cabarete, which is a town located in the province of Puerto Plata. Cabarete is a must do for action lovers. It is the perfect location for action sports like kite boarding, windsurfing, and scuba diving which are great night time activities for visitors to enjoy. 

Altos de Chavon is another must see destination. Altos de Chavon is a recreation of a medieval European village. It features a 5000 seat amphitheatre that has been host to great singers like Frank Sinatra and Julio Iglesias. A visit to the Regional Museum of Archaeology is also a must while visiting Altos de Chavon.

Lago Enriquillo is a salt water lake situated in the southwest area of the Dominican Republic. It is one of the few salt water lakes in the world where crocodiles live. Lago Enriquillo is a beautiful natural reserve and is the perfect place to explore and observe wild life. There are thee islands in the lake visitors can explore: Islita, Isla Cabritos and Isla Barbarita. There is a National Park in Isla Cabritos that is very popular. 

For visitors that would like a stay in just one place in the Dominican Republic, the perfect place would be the beautiful seaside city of Puerto Plata. This historical city has many different activities and sightseeing sites. It makes it the perfect place to spend Caribbean Holidays. Spending a day at the beach is, without saying, a must do. Puerto Plata is famous for its beautiful beaches. Visitors can take a tour of Fort San Felipe or a cable car to Mount Isabel de Torres for an incredible view of the city. The country's famous statue of Christ and beautiful botanical gardens are located at the top of the mountain.

The Dominican Republic is an amazing place to visit. There are many options for places to stay in the country. Visitors can stay at a one of the hotels or look for the many Dominican Republic villas for rent. Accommodations are never a problem and there is something available for every budget. The Dominican Republic is the perfect choice for a relaxing and entertaining holiday.


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