Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic Travel Guide

Articles about Dominican Republic

By Jacqueline Gifford
Cirque du Soleil, a circus-style spectacle populated by a troupe of 1,300 performers from over 50 countries, has gained millions of followers around the globe with its stunts. And now it’s expanding the brand’s footprint by opening a facility in t...
By Erika Owen
TripAdvisor just unleashed its new Vacation Value Report, thereby unveiling the 10 most-searched destinations across the web. Even better: the travel site also shared the best dates to travel for the best deals. Each of the destinations comes w...
By Katie James

From pink-sand beaches to lush mountain landscapes, all-inclusive resorts to under-the-radar inns, the Caribbean has something for everyone—and more than 700 islands from which to choose. Overwhelmed? That's where this tell-all guide comes in handy.

By Brandon Presser
Four small hotels that let you live large. Montpelier Plantation & Beach, Nevis This elegant Relais & Châteaux hideaway in the mountains, which also has a seaside club, has been drawing the in-crowd for years. And it’s more stylish than ever...
By Gabrielle Blitz
By Nicola McCormack

So many beaches, so little vacation time: here’s where to leave your footprints in the sand this year.

Hotels in Dominican Republic

Secrets Sanctuary Cap Cana, in the Dominican Republic, was redone in late 2009. It has a state-of-the-art spa overlooking the beach, access to two Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses, and spare, cool décor (Zen-inspired beds; stone or wood-paneled walls).

Restaurants in Dominican Republic

Come evening, the popular surfing town of Cabarete takes on a South Beach-like vibe, as laid-back surfers and resort guests meander among the casual restaurants and bars that set up beachside tables.

Things to do in Dominican Republic

Located about a $5 taxi ride outside the Zona Colonial, this spot is where the children of sugar barons and visiting movie stars go to let their blow-outs down. House music, dance hall, and, of course, reggaeton are on the system. Space-age furniture creates a mod setting.