What’s Happening in Dominican Republic
March 9, 2020 | Weekly Update
Dominican Republic Home to One of the Top Caribbean Golf Destinations | Casa de Campo Resort & Villas has been recognized as one of the 10 best Caribbean Resorts and Golf Courses in the Caribbean in USA Today’s Readers’ Choice Awards. The resort located in La Romana is home to three iconic courses including Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore, and The Links. casadecampo.com
New Punta Cana All Inclusive Opening Fall 2020 | Excellence Punta Cana announced the opening of their third property in Dominican Republic. Finest Punta Cana is set to open this fall and will feature 450 suites with 60 suites dedicated to families, 20 restaurants, six pools, in-room jacuzzies, and plunge pools. finestresorts.com
Eight East Coast Properties Highlighted as Top Family Resorts | Online travel magazine names the following Punta Cana properties as top choices for family vacations with toddlers in the Caribbean: Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, Dreams Punta Cana Resort & Spa, Majestic Colonial Punta Cana, Onyx Punta Cana, Eden Rock Cap Cana, Barcelo Palace Punta Cana and finally Paradisus Palma Real. These hotels were considered on a wide range of activities and accommodations for toddlers and parents alike. thetravel.com
La Romana to Host Gastronomic Experience with Three Michelin Starred Chef | Renown French chef, Alain Passard, of the three time award winning Michelin star restaurant L’Arpége, will be cooking up an unforgettable dining experience at Casa de Campo March 27 and 28. This culinary experience, hosted by Corinne Bouygues de Gobbi, will be benefiting the “Fiesta Clásica” Foundation in Santo Domingo, which aims to provide children and young adults a better lifestyle through music education. For more information visit: godominicanrepublic.com
Santiago Named Budget-Friendly Spring Break Destination | Santiago de los Caballeros, the second-largest city in the Dominican Republic, was named as a top 10 destination for travelers looking for a budget friendly spring break vacation. Vacationers who visit Santiago can experience the local culture, Dominican history, art and the world’s finest tobacco and sugarcane plantations. Santiago also offers many accommodation options for an affordable price.