DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominican Republic's dreamlike environment sets the stage for romance with 1,000 miles of golden coastline, unique eco-escapes and culture-enriching offerings that will touch your heart. Love is all-around our Caribbean Sea breezes and complemented by luxurious and wide-ranging accommodations with astounding amenities that effortlessly create an unforgettable fairy-tale getaway.
"Whether you want a romantic escape that is relaxing and restoring or one that is lively and exciting, Dominican Republic is every couple's ideal destination," said Magaly Toribio, Marketing Advisor for the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism. "No matter the age group or budget, couples will enjoy each other's company while experiencing pristine beaches, world-class resorts and never-ending seascapes."
Eight international airports and dozens of direct flights from major U.S. cities make Dominican Republic an easy getaway that no couple should pass up. Whether celebrating a wedding, anniversary, honeymoon, or a just-because vacation, Dominican Republic is the flawless backdrop that helps you bring your love to life:
Breathtaking Beaches: The East Coast including Punta Cana boast the world's favorite beaches made up of silky white sand and turquoise waters. Punta Cana's extravagant resorts overlook expansive beaches that give couples the opportunity to relax together in seclusion under the warm Caribbean sun or spend an evening enjoying a candlelit dinner. The public beaches are always lively and encourage participation in recreational activities.
Overwhelming Waterfalls: Thirty minutes south of Puerto Plata on the North Coast are the 27 Waterfalls of Damajagua, one of Dominican Republic's best-kept secrets that every couple should uncover. Experience a rush together as you hike to and from each waterfall – jumping from the tops, swimming in the cascading waters' pools, and chuting and sliding your way back to the base camp. It is the ideal backdrop for a romantic memory.
Soothing Spas: Dominican Republic is the perfect place for couples to get pampered together, as most all-inclusive resorts have excellent spas that will wash away your worries and ease you into the calmness that permeates the island. Enjoy the natural oils' sweet aromas as you indulge in beachside massages to the ocean's soothing sounds. You and your loved one will leave feeling completely content and revitalized.
Lively Nightlife: Experience the country's nightlife mecca in Santo Domingo, where there are countless trendy establishments radiating the contagious Dominican energy. Each one will undoubtedly have music, the center of Dominican culture that constantly encourages dancing. Grab your loved one and join the fun. Dominicans will teach you the traditional Merengue dance as they sing in unison to the songs that they never tire of hearing.
Kiting Quests: Located on the North Coast is Cabarete, the "Kiteboarding Capital of the World." Couples can get carried away together as they catch perfect winds while balancing on the board. Try something new together and take advantage of the rental shops and experienced instructors that line the beach. Later, replenish at one of the nearby delicious and charming restaurants decorated by moonlit views.
To learn more about Dominican Republic, visit www.GoDominicanRepublic.com.
About Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic's first tourist was Christopher Columbus in 1492. Rich in history, Dominican Republic has developed into a diverse destination offering both Dominican and European flavors to flavors to approximately five million global visitors in 2012. Named #1 Golf Destination in Caribbean & Latin America by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators, Dominican Republic boasts 28 designer golf courses, upscale resorts, pristine nature and sophisticated cities and quaint villages filled with warm Dominican people. Dominican Republic features the best beaches, fascinating history and culture, and is a chosen escape for celebrities, couples and families alike. Visit Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism's official website at: www.GoDominicanRepublic.com.
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SOURCE Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism