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The less visa requirements, the more tourists come

TTC Service.- It is proved in many tourist destinations worldwide. When decreasing the requirements related to visas, the number of tourists increases. Because of this maxim of international tourism, the U.S. has received the advice to lighten their own requirements to deliver visas. The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) said that with the number […]

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Top 10 Caribbean vacation destinations for 2014

Atlanta.- Delta Vacations, a leading provider of quality, customizable vacation packages select its top 10 Caribbean vacation destinations for 2014 with Dominican Republic in the first place. The list represents Delta Vacations Caribbean destinations with the most growth based on room-nights booked from 2009 to 2013. In all, Delta Vacations has seen an increase in […]

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Tourism leader decries ‘sprawl’ at Bavaro, Punta Cana – DominicanToday.com

Santo Domingo.- The head of the new maritime and tourist services companies grouped in ADOEMASTUR on Tuesday deplored the state of sprawl and disorder posed by the peddlers at the Bávaro and Punta Cana tourism regions. ADOEMASTUR president Ariel Carreras also criticized the services that he calls deficient, provided to visitors on the beaches and […]

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The Dominican Republic is Now the Caribbean’s Main Tourism Destination

The Dominican Republic came out ahead during the first semester of 2013, with the arrival of 3.3 million visitors, more than any other destination in the Caribbean.  The information was provided by the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO). The Organization presented this latest information during a recent Ministers of Tourism Summit, in Martinique. According to the […]

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Dominican Republic divers discover Hispaniola’s ‘biggest’ cave

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.- A submerged cave one-kilometer long and 25 meters deep was discovered in Puerto Plata’s Choco nature reserve,  the Environment Ministry announced Monday. It affirms  it’s the biggest find of its type on the island of Hispaniola shared with Haiti. Environment minister Bautista Rojas said the discovery is a great opportunity for […]

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Dominican Republic divers discover Hispaniola’s ‘biggest’ cave

Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.- A submerged cave one-kilometer long and 25 meters deep was discovered in Puerto Plata’s Choco nature reserve,  the Environment Ministry announced Monday. It affirms  it’s the biggest find of its type on the island of Hispaniola shared with Haiti. Environment minister Bautista Rojas said the discovery is a great opportunity for […]

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Hoteliers launch ’Santo Domingo Capital Destination 2013’

Santo Domingo.- The growth of tourism’s offer with new hotels and renovation of existing ones show that the city of Santo Domingo needs to attract more visitors, which can only be achieved by promoting its growth, warned Santo Domingo Hotels Association president Eduardo Reple. The business leader said thus far the city’s tourism industry has […]

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Dominican Republic: Blue Flag Renewed for 2014 – Travel Trade Caribbean

Dominican Republic.-La Laguna Dominicus beach (in the Bayahibe hotel zone) and the Cabeza de Toro Be Live Punta Cana beach announced their having renewed their Blue Flag international certification for the 2013-2014 period. The new flags will be hoisted next December 5. The distinction is awarded by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), a European […]

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A positive study on the Santo Domingo Metro

A study on the Santo Domingo Metrosubway found that commuters get substantial savings in time and easier mobility, there are fewer traffic jams, pollution and road accidents, spurs the local economy and the transfer of technology.Carl Allen, author of The metro and the impacts of integration of mass transit system in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic […]

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Dominican Tourism Exchange will be hosted in Punta Cana

From April 16 to 18The annual Dominican Tourism Exchange DATE will return to Punta Cana from April 16-18, announced the Association of Hotels and Tourism of the Dominican Republic ASONAHORES, its main organizer.The 14th edition of this important trade fair, which is co-sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, will include more than 400 tourism-oriented delegates […]

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Official State of the Apple TV 3 Jailbreak, Beware of Scams

Copy & Paste from JailbreakAppleTV.com & nitoTV Twitter: It wasn’t our plan to make any public statements about the status of the imminent Apple TV 3 jailbreak however due to the abundance of scams claiming false jailbreaks being spread across the internet, we’ve basically been forced to talk about it in attempts to return legitimacy […]

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Apple starts accepting iPad mini, iPad 4th-gen pre-orders, Wi-Fi only ships on November 2

If you’re one of those who were impressed by Apple’s presentation of the iPad mini and 4th generation iPad a few days ago, you probably woke up early today to place your pre-order. If you haven’t done so yet, you still have time to do so to beat the November 2 shipping date. Assuming that […]

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