Las Terrenas will host from October 12 to 14, 2012, the 4th edition of the Multi Cultural Fair Etnomix 2012, which is organized by the Independent Youth Front of Las Terrenas. The president of FINJOLAT, Kenny Casimiro, speaking of the event, said It's like traveling the world without taking a plane.
Indeed, for three consecutive days, Punta Popi beach will be transformed into a showcase of culture, art and gastronomy of many countries.
Every year, the Samaná Bay is home for a privileged and wonderful show: the humpback whales arrive between January and March in order to mate or to give birth to their babies, in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea.
It’s a great opportunity to watch these peaceable marine giants that are around 15 meters length and weight around 40 tons. The humpback whales come to give birth in the warm waters of the Samaná Bay because the calf has a too thin fat layer to be protected against the cold waters.
The United State based JetBlue airline will begin flying on Wednesdays and Saturdays from New York City to Samaná, on the country’s northeast corner, beginning November 14. This will be the sixth Dominican airport receiving direct JetBlue flights from the United States.
Flights to one of the most beautiful and prosperous of the country’s tourism regions will leave John F. Kennedy Airport. Flights will leave NYC on an Airbus A320 aircraft, at 8:25 a.m. and will reach the El Catey International Airport at 1:05 p.m.
The Dominican Republic is host to some of the best resorts in the world. When you stay at a resort in the DR, you are able to relax and enjoy your surroundings. You will be able to leave the demands of the world behind and just enjoy having a great time while on vacation.
In times of a troubling global economy, tourism has experienced a decline in many areas. However, the Dominican Republic has managed to continue to grow in the area of tourism. The DR is quickly establishing itself as a world leader in regards to tourism, and it is not slowing down.
Golf is one of the biggest sports in the Dominican Republic. When people go to the Dominican Republic, they often take in a round of golf.
Because of that, golf clubs are very popular. Golf clubs are often luxurious places to play golf and socialize. They have taken off in the Dominican Republic, and Punta Cana and Bavaro are no exceptions. There are many places to enjoy a round of golf in those areas.
If you have a pension or retirement income in US Dollars or Euros then you can expect to get far more pesos for it by virtue of the exchange rate, (that puts stronger currencies at a definite advantage.) And you can get even more if you invest in fixed deposits in the DR some of which can earn you 12 to 24 percent - perhaps tax-free