Dominican Republic


Secrets Just Opened a New Adults-Only All-Inclusive in Punta Cana 

punta cana adults-only hotel with pool and trees

Beaches, cocktails, all-inclusive resorts. It’s a rather simple, but stunningly successful tourism formula, one that the Dominican Republic has been implementing for decades — culminating in a record-breaking 10 million visitors to the country last year.  And the Dominican Republic […]


Nickelodeon Punta Cana Is Undergoing a Renovation

nickelodeon punta cana

The Nickelodeon Hotels and Resorts Punta Cana resort is undergoing a renovation, Karisma Hotels and Resorts announced.  The family-friendly property is adding new culinary concepts and an expansion of its popular Aqua Nick waterpark.  That’s along with updates to the […]


Hyatt Just Opened a New Resort in the Dominican Republic 

the new sunscape lobby

Hyatt just opened another new resort in the Dominican Republic, its second new hotel in the country the last month.  The new addition? The Sunscape Dominicus La Romana, an 854-room, family-friendly resort.  It’s the second new Sunscape in the Dominican […]


The 20 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Punta Cana for 2024 

best all-inclusive resorts in punta cana

The Dominican Republic welcomed more visitors last year than any in the country’s history, with most travelers descending on one place: Punta Cana, the tourism hotspot on the country’s eastern coast. Punta Cana has always been the most popular place […]

This Cap Cana All-Inclusive Has a New Speakeasy 

dominican republic cap cana all-inclusive

At the entrance, it looks like a butcher shop from the 1950s. Make it through to the back, and it’s something very different.  The Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana has debuted the brand’s first-ever speakeasy, the “Blind Butcher,” a multi-sensory experience […]

The Dominican Republic Just Topped 10 Million Visitors 

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In a first in the history of the Caribbean, a destination has topped 10 million visitors in a single year.  The Dominican Republic officially hit the milestone this week, when American Ariana Guilak arrived on an American Airlines plane from […]


Rum Journal: A New Kind of Rum from the Dominican Republic 

new kind of rum

The rum world is changing rapidly. As the category continues to premiumize, producers are relentlessly searching for new ways to cultivate interesting expressions. From special-cask finishes to single-origin rums, there are countless ways to create a unique sugarcane spirit.  That […]

This Dominican Republic Cruise Destination Just Broke a Record 

amber cove cruise port with ship in background

The fast-growing cruise hotspot in the Dominican Repubilc’s Puerto Plata just broke its single-day record for passenger arrivals.  On Wednesday, the combined ports of Taino Bay and Amber Cove in Puerto Plata reported 27,313 cruise passenger arrivals, the most in […]

Frontier Airlines Just Launched New Nonstop Dominican Republic Flights 

photo of the pool at the historic hotel in santo domingo

As the Dominican Republic continues to experience record-breaking tourism arrivals this year, one destination is seeing more growth than any other, particularly in new air routes: the capital, Santo Domingo.  Beyond traditional tourism hubs like Punta Cana and, to a […]


Hyatt Just Opened A New All-Inclusive Resort in Punta Cana 

the beach with the resort in the background

Hyatt’s Inclusive Collection just debuted its second new all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic in less than a month: the new Sunscape Coco Punta Cana.  Just a few weeks after it opened another Sunscape-branded resort in Puerto Plata on the […]

More Dominican Republic Flights Coming from Miami 

sunscape puerto plata

The Dominican Republic is receiving more tourists this year than any other period in its history — in large part because the country is attracting visitors beyond its traditional tourism hub of Punta Cana.  That’s nowhere more true than in the […]

The Dominican Republic’s Samana Is Getting a Boost From Canada

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It’s arguably the fastest-growing destination in the Dominican Republic: the peninsula of Samana on the country’s northeastern coast, known for uncrowded beaches, lush forests and charming beach towns.  Now, Samana is getting a major new push from Canadian travel giant […]


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