Dominican Republic tourist travel beaches and picturesholidays is this the REAL CARRIBEAN?
I have recently returned from a 3 week visit to the Dominican republic and where as i had a lovely holiday i didn't think it was like the Caribbean that i have experienced in the past.
The beaches of the Dominican Republic were lovely but there was something missing.
Maybe the fact i didn't hear any reggae had something to do with it!!!!. The Dominican republic is very spanish influenced, you will mainly hear salsa playing.
The Local language of the Dominican republic is Spanish so it helps if you can at least know some basics of the language to get by!!! Saying that many of the dominicans in the hotels speak very good English.
If you have never been fortunate enough to experience the Carribean and you were to visit the Dominican Republic then I'm sure you would absolutely love the island, but having spoke to other people while there it is not a patch on the other islands in the area.
Well the sun shone for 3 weeks and i have the tan to prove it and now im back in chilly England its back to the Nitty Gritty
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Dominican Republic Tourist information
Average temperatures in the Dominican Republic range from 81ºF (28ºC) to 87ºF (31ºC) for much of the year in most places.Temperatures can feel higher due to tropical humidity,although costal areas have welcome sea breezes.
The rainy season in the Dominican Republic is May to October.
The hurricane season in the Dominican Republic is August and September
The main tourist seasons in the Dominican Republic are December to February and July to August.
The carnival in the Dominican Republic is in February which has great weather and is a good
time for spotting whales in Samana.
Baseball season in the Dominican Republic is in November
The Dominican Republic is becoming increasing popular for people wanting to get married abroad
A guide to the Dominican
- Dominican Republic Travel Information and Travel Guide - Lonely Planet
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