What’s Happening in Dominican Republic
December 3, 2018 | Weekly Update
Bávaro Beach Honored as Top Beach in the World | Bávaro Beach in Punta Cana was recently recognized as the world’s 20th best beach by Flight Network due to its crystal blue waters, soft white sand, and array of accommodations. The east coast beach ranks among the longest, most continuous white sand beaches in the Caribbean. www.FlightNetwork.com
Dominican Golf Courses Named Number One Golf Getaways | Teeth of the Dog, Links and Dye Fore courses at Casa de Campo; Corales and La Cana at Punta Cana Resort & Club; and Punta Espada at Cap Cana were highlighted as top island getaway golf courses. The article praises Dominican Republic as the Caribbean’s premier golf destination. www.GolfAdvisor.com
Main Dominican Bank Released Institutional Publication | Banco Popular Dominicano released “Dominican Tourism: 30 Years at Cruising Speed,” to highlight the country’s achievements, evolution, and projections of the future in the tourism space. The work features the natural beauty and diversity of the country through captivating photographs and aims to showcase the country as a tourist hotspot with a bright future. www.Expreso.com
2019 Dominican Annual Tourism Exchange Announced | The annual Dominican Annual Tourism Exchange (DATE) is the country’s most significant tourism event is set for March 26-March 28, 2019 at BlueMall Punta Cana. The event, hosted by ASONAHORES, is a place for international wholesalers, tour operators, incentive groups, airlines and buyers to collaborate.
Master of the Ocean Festival Charitable Outreach | Over 200 children from four Dominican foundations who support children in need were invited to the Master of the Ocean festival on November 24th. The children enjoyed several activities such as surf lessons, ocean conservation seminars and professional water sport athlete speeches. The fifteenth edition of the Master of the Ocean watersport championship will happen February 23-28 in Puerto Plata.
Dominican Republic Welcomes Renown Singers in December | December 4th, Beto Cuevas will grace the Teatro La Fiesta stage of the Hotel Jaragua in Santo Domingo for his “Beto Cuevas—30 Years” concert. Additionally, Caribefunk Rhythm & Flavor will perform in Dominican Republic for the first time on Santo Domingo’s Veo Veo DR stage on December 8th. Lastly, the “Queen of Fusion,” Xiomara Fortuna A Nivel de Koro will perform an intimate concert at Casa 40 in Puerto Plata on December 13th.
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