Tourism February 23, 2015 | 9:26 am
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.- Tourism minister Francisco Javier Garcia on Friday said a 10% growth in visitors is expected this year, surpassing last year, as the sector “enjoys its best time.[...]
Tourism February 20, 2015 | 3:22 pm
Santo Domingo.- The Public Works Ministry on Friday said it will immediately start the reconstruction of the Miches- Sabana de la Mar road, just three weeks after inaugurating the Miches-Punta high[...]
Tourism February 20, 2015 | 12:35 pm
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.- President Danilo Medina on Friday headed groundbreaking for the hotel Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa, to be built in Punta Cana (east) at a cost of more than[...]
Tourism February 19, 2015 | 8:33 am
Samaná, Dominican Republic.-The humpback whales’ spectacular arrival to the Banco de la Plata or Navidad wildlife refuge captivates visitors as the animals display the joy of any person when[...]
Tourism February 12, 2015 | 11:43 am
Santo Domingo.- The 9-1-1 emergency response system and construction of parking lots are some of the new pluses which will revive the capital’s Colonial Zone, in which the government has spent mo[...]
Tourism February 10, 2015 | 8:37 am
Santo Domingo.- Punta Cana International is Latin America’s only airport among the finalists for the Routes Americas Marketing Awards 2015, considered one of the most prestigious distinctions in [...]
Tourism February 9, 2015 | 2:52 pm
Santo Domingo.- Constanza, Dominican Republic radio station orbita929.com on Monday reported s light snowfall in nearby Valle Nuevo, a national park with peaks which soar to 10,000 feet above sea l[...]
Tourism February 5, 2015 | 8:52 am
Santo Domingo.- The capital of the Dominican Republic will host its first Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Latintimes.com reports Thursday, “Courtesy of Mariela Sabino and MBFWSD.”
It said New[...]
Tourism February 4, 2015 | 8:35 am
Puerto Plata.- Work on the north coast’s first cruise ship terminal advances at a rapid pace, being built by Carnival Cruises at a cost of US$65 million, to receive thousands of passengers.
Tourism February 3, 2015 | 3:19 pm
Santo Domingo.- Dominicans who live abroad, especially Europe and North America, can get as much as US$100.0 discounts on Air Europa airfares, to buy fuel, food and pay the phone bill.
Tourism February 3, 2015 | 1:33 pm
Santo Domingo.- An LGBT group is working with government officials and travel industry representatives on a campaign designed to promote gay tourism and rights in the Dominican Republic, washington[...]
Tourism February 3, 2015 | 8:39 am
Boca Chica, Dominican Republic.- The Public Works Ministry will start next Tuesday the expansion of the Las Americas Highway and build overpasses, returns, pedestrian bridges and side roads in both[...]
Tourism February 2, 2015 | 8:07 am
Santo Domingo.- President Danilo Medina on Sunday ordered the remodeling, adaptation and rescue of the capital’s historic center speeded up, adding two crews from the Public Works Ministry, and m[...]
Tourism January 30, 2015 | 10:57 am
Madrid.- Panama Tourism minister Jesus Sierra on Friday called the Dominican Republic a Caribbean area reference on tourism management, as evidenced by the growth posted over recent years.
Tourism January 29, 2015 | 10:11 am
Madrid.- Dominican Republic added 4,000 hotel rooms last year, and repositioned its German, English and Spanish markets, Tourism minister Francisco Javier García revealed Wednesday, and expect[...]
Tourism January 28, 2015 | 8:38 am
Santo Domingo.- The tolls on the Santo Domingo-Monte Plata-Samana highway were raised since Tuesday, sparking complaints from merchants, truckers, community leaders and ecotourism promoters in nort[...]
Tourism January 26, 2015 | 11:37 am
Santo Domingo.– The goal of 10 million tourists in 10 years in the Dominican Republic is possible to achieve if supported by the right public policies, the Central Bank said.
According to t[...]
Tourism January 22, 2015 | 9:38 am
Santo Domingo.- Dominican Republic posted a record 5,141,377 non-resident passengers in 2014, of which 4,464,643 were foreigners and 676,734 Dominicans, or 451,607 more than 2013.
Tourism January 20, 2015 | 3:32 pm
S.D-. The Sierra de Bahoruco is currently considered Dominican Republic’s most biologically important area and one of the Caribbean’s largest.
Its mountains are home to the widest divers[...]