Dominican Republic consist of two third of Hispaniola Island. The major city of Dominican Republic is the Santo Domingo is beautiful with its urban life and the villages around are only a small distance from the city. There are several resorts on the beach side to enjoy the beauty of the sea. The most popular tourist spot in Dominican Republic is the Las Terrenas which is the major resort town in Samana peninsula. Spend your vacaciones en punta cana by enjoying the inexpensive resorts, sugar white sand beaches and rich scenic beauty. You can enjoy so many sports activities like wind surfing, sun baths, scuba diving etc.
Some of the major tourist places in Dominican Republic are:
Santo Domingo: This is a perfect tourist destination for holidays en la república dominicana. The colonial heritage of this place makes it different from others. You can enjoy the colonial buildings with small hotels, restaurants, cafes and bars. Tourists can also enjoy the modern city life of Santo Domingo with its parks, vibrant nightlife, dazzling casinos, dining and superb shopping.
Amber Coast: Rich deposits of semi-precious amber gave the name Amber Coast for the place. Adventurous people can go to forests, mountains and beach for participating in adventurous sports like mountain biking, horse riding, wind surfing, kite surfing and diving. The capital of Amber Coast is Puerta Plata which is a port city and it is a major tourist spot. The seaside towns that are popular among the visitor are Cabarate, Sosua and Cofresi.
East Coast: This region of Dominican Republic consists of beautiful beaches which are ideal for beach holidays. The beaches are adorned with powdery white sands lined by palm trees and sea waters. You can find great resorts to spend your holidays by the seaside. Resorts acts as mini cities with nightlife, dining, water sports, golf and deep sea fishing even though towns are not there.
La Romana: La Romana is the south east city of Dominican Republic with lovely turquoise waters and sandy white beaches. The area also offers fine golf courses and resorts. This tourist destination also offers trinkets, exotic foods, souvenirs and clothing. You can also enjoy the water sports such as snorkeling, scuba diving and deep-sea fishing. Casa de Campo is situated in La Romana which houses one among the largest industries of sugar known as 'Central Romana". Altos de Chavon is a theater built completely of stone in Mediterranean village style. Las Minitas Beach is another popular location of tourists situated in Casa de Campo. You can enjoy various water sports activities at Las Minitas' beach. You can consider shopping at La marina as it has several commercial stores.
Bavaro and Punta Cana: Enjoy a perfect vacaciones en punta cana. These places are situated on the Southeastern part of the Dominican Republic. This beautiful island houses several lovely hotels and resorts for holidaying. Bavaro and Punta Cana are known for their fantastic beaches with lots of coconut trees and because of this they got the name "La Costa del Coco".