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Dec 03, 2014, 16:46 ET

Dominican Republic Named Top Caribbean Golf Destination

 Dominican Republic is thrilled to announce its title of Caribbean's Best Golf Destination 2014 in the World Golf Awards. Offering 26...

May 14, 2014, 11:44 ET

Dominican Republic Named Title Sponsor for 20th Anniversary of Annual Billfish Tournament

 The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism is thrilled to announce that it is the title sponsor of the acclaimed International Cap Cana...

May 13, 2014, 20:10 ET

República Dominicana celebra el evento "Los 50 Más Bellos" de la revista People en Español

El Ministerio de Turismo de la República Dominicana se complació de patrocinar una vez más la gala para marcar la edición de...

May 13, 2014, 12:11 ET

Dominican Republic Celebrates People en Espanol's "50 Most Beautiful" Event

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism was pleased to once again sponsor People en Espanol's "50 Most Beautiful" issue gala at New York City's...

May 06, 2014, 16:29 ET

Dominican Republic Highlights Impressive Tourism Success At Annual Conference

Dominican Republic continues to capitalize on its already impressive tourism developments as it received a record 4.7 million visitors in 2013, a...

Apr 04, 2014, 11:41 ET

ADDY® Awards Recognize Dominican Republic's 'Has It' Campaign

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism and its U.S and Hispanic marketing agency, BVKMeka, are thrilled to announce that they received four...

Feb 20, 2014, 13:58 ET

Dominican Republic Selected As Caribbean Tourism Board Partner Of The Year

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism is honored to announce its receipt of the "2013 Classic Caribbean Tourism Board Partner of the Year"...

Feb 18, 2014, 14:43 ET
Escape to Dominican Republic this spring: destinations like beachy Bayahibe wait to sweep you off your feet.  (PRNewsFoto/Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism)

Spring Fever Meets Island Fever in Dominican Republic

With one of the coldest winters in recent history bearing down on much of the U.S., people are in more need than ever for some island sun. When it...

Feb 17, 2014, 14:50 ET
Viajar a Republica Dominicana es ahora mas facil que nunca gracias a la recien lanzada aplicacion para viajeros/ Travel to Dominican Republic is now easier than ever thanks to this newly-launched travel app. (PRNewsFoto/Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism)

El paraíso está al alcance de sus dedos con la nueva aplicación global de viajes de República Dominicana

Viajar a República Dominicana es ahora más fácil que nunca gracias a la recién lanzada aplicación para viajeros....

Feb 17, 2014, 14:19 ET
Viajar a Republica Dominicana es ahora mas facil que nunca gracias a la recien lanzada aplicacion para viajeros/ Travel to Dominican Republic is now easier than ever thanks to this newly-launched travel app. (PRNewsFoto/Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism)

Paradise Is At Your Fingertips With Dominican Republic's New Global Travel App

Traveling to Dominican Republic is easier than ever with the newly released Dominican Republic Travel App. Unveiled by the Dominican Republic...

Feb 13, 2014, 15:09 ET

Dominican Republic Named "Top Destination Of The Year, Caribbean" By Expedia.com

Award season is in full swing and the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as the "Top...

Feb 11, 2014, 13:19 ET
The new Go Dominican Republic travel app for iPhone and Android offers useful offline information about shopping, restaurants, events, accommodations, attractions and much more! Available in the Apple App Store and Google Play.  (PRNewsFoto/Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism)

Paradise Is At Your Fingertips With Dominican Republic's New Global Travel App

Traveling to Dominican Republic is easier than ever with the newly released Dominican Republic Travel App. Unveiled by the Dominican Republic...

Feb 11, 2014, 12:04 ET

Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism Partners with the World's Most Complete Watersport Competition

 The 12th annual Master of the Ocean is scheduled to kick off Feb. 22 – 27 and the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism is delighted to...

Jan 23, 2014, 14:40 ET

Dominican Republic Stands Out Among Travel Elite In 2013 Rankings

The ballots are in and Dominican Republic has once again ranked as one of the top vacation destinations in the Caribbean. Astute travelers and...

Dec 03, 2013, 12:05 ET
Dominican Night at the Miami HEAT game on Nov. 9. Signage includes a slogan from the 2013 / 2014 ad campaign.  (PRNewsFoto/Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism)

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism Enjoys A Miami HEAT Wave

 The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism (MITUR) and the 2013 NBA Championship team, the Miami HEAT, are pleased to announce their 2013 /...

Nov 06, 2013, 16:21 ET

Dominican Republic Targets Largest Group of Leisure Travelers with AARP Partnership

In a strategic effort to create interest and awareness of Dominican Republic's must-visit destinations among the largest growing demographic of...

Nov 01, 2013, 16:13 ET
Discover Puerto Plata's sparkling coastline on your next vacation.  (PRNewsFoto/The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism)

Discover Puerto Plata Market Place 2013 Relaunches Dominican Republic's North Coast

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism partnered with the tourism industry in Puerto Plata to host the 2nd Annual Discover Puerto Plata Market...

Oct 23, 2013, 11:13 ET

Dominican Republic Jazz Festival Celebrates 17 Years

 The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism is proud to announce the sponsorship of the culturally renowned Dominican Republic Jazz Festival....

Oct 18, 2013, 11:39 ET

Baseball Flies South For The Winter

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism today celebrates the Opening Day of the 2013 / 2014 Dominican Republic Winter League. America's pastime...

Oct 15, 2013, 12:29 ET

Dominican Republic To Host The 2014 SITE Executive Summit

The Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism is excited to announce it has been selected to host the 2014 SITE Executive Summit Jan. 31 – Feb....