The Dominican Republic (Spanish: República Dominicana [reˈpuβlika ðominiˈkana]) is a sovereign stateoccupying the eastern five-eighths of the island of Hispaniola, in the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbeanregion. The western three-eighths of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti, making Hispaniola one of two Caribbean islands, along with Saint Martin, that are shared by two countries. Both by area and population the Dominican Republic is the second-largest Caribbean nation (after Cuba), with 48,445 square kilometres (18,705 sq mi) and 10.08 million people, of which approximately three million live in the metropolitan area of Santo Domingo, the capital city.
PASSPORT IS NEEDED
Dominican Republic is NOT a territory of the United States.
United States citizens do need a passport to enter the island.
Contact your credit card companies and let them know where you are traveling to so they do not decline your cards in Dominican Republic. If using your cell phone, ensure Dominican Republic is included in your coverage.
Tours will be provided by our partners at : Dominican Tours "A Destination Management Company"
Tour Operator Information:
Tour Operators are fully bilingual (English & Spanish), licensed, and endorsed by the following: Caribbean Hotel Association, the American Society of Travel Agents, MPI (Meeting Planners International) & ADME (Association of Destination Management & Executives). Only the most experienced and reliable operators are chosen so you can relax and enjoy the tour.
By the way there's a lot of shopping, restaurants, cafes, finest jewelry, boutiques, and art galleries too. Is an incredible time warp, have fun!