An estimated 12,650 music patrons attended the concerts.
The festival brings five nights of free concerts, Nov. 4-8, to Santiago, Sosúa, Puerto Plata and Cabarete.
More than 250,000 cruise passengers are expected in the first year.
Adjacent to the San Felipe fortress, the project is reshaping the Puntilla del Malecón
As a Peace Corps volunteer, Kennedy worked on sustainable tourism for Damajagua Falls. Photo: Joe Kennedy for Congress Facebook page
Joe Kennedy spent two years as a Peace Corps volunteer organizing the Damajagua Falls ecotoursim attraction near Puerto Plata
The facility is expected to open in Fall 2013
Turk and Caicos announced that it will start daily flights from Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic to the popular Caribbean hub of San Juan, Puerto Rico from April 15th
Ocean World Adventure Park executives announced the birth of a baby sea lion. This is the second event of its kind to be recorded at the site, as in 2006 a bottlenose dolphin “Lili.” was born under human care at the park.
Ministry of Tourism is seeking aspiring designers to create a new tourism logo design that reflects the growing recognition and stature of the DR as the world’s premier Caribbean destination
Research and Markets: The Dominican Republic Is Suffering Less Than Many Other Caribbean Countries from the Tourist Slowdown
The Dominican Republic is suffering less than many other Caribbean countries from the tourist slowdown. In the first four months of 2009 arrivals fell by 4.8% year-on-year (y-o-y), making it the fifth best performing country in the region.
This month, businesses along the north coast welcomed Eileen Robinson Smith, 17-year correspondent for the prestigious Fodor’s Guide to the Caribbean and Fodor’s Dominican Republic. In this critical role, as North Coast spokesperson to a large and afluential readership, her views on Puerto Plata are of note.
Canada up, US and EU down, emerging markets compensate
CABRERA- A Canadian business leader hailed the Tourism Ministry’s decision to motor the development of the town Cabrera, in the country’s northeast, noting that it’s a very attractive area for international investors. Rebecca McDonald, who built a villa at a cost of more than US$20.0 million in Orchid Bay, a gated community in Cabrera, said […]
Fernandez affirmed that on controversial issues which affect public opinion he’ll seek out the expertise of neutral international organisms
Cameras will be installed over table games at Sosua Bay Grand Casino for Internet live betting
The Dominican Republic has taken steps to reduce boater ripoffs by changing rules and giving marinas the job of collecting fees.
Samana Bay and Rincon Bay are the contenders
Dominicans will be encouraged to get to know their own country via a Tourism Ministry project “Tourism for All”
Munich man fined 100 Euros while pilot had to dump eight tonnes of fuel to land
Program allows hotels to trade unsold rooms for advertising in the markets of their interest
The university evaluated carbon and sulphur emissions, water purity and conservation practices.