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Dominican Republic

  • CountryDominican Rep.
  • Capital citySanto Domingo
  • Time zone
  • Language(s) spokenSpanish
  • ChangePeso (DOP)
  • Electricity/AC voltage110 V

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Food specialties of the Dominican Republic

  • Dominican gastronomy is a reflection of Spanish and African influences that have had a strong effect on the social and cultural development of the country.
  • Traditional Dishes: Sancocho (a stew made with beef), the Moro (beans, rice and meat stew), Moro de Guandules con Coco, the Locri (a classic of Dominican Creole cuisine similar to paella), the Asopao (rice soup, chicken, tomato and cilantro), Pica Pollo (fried chicken pieces), tostones (fried green plantain chips with a touch of salt, vinegar and garlic), yaniqueques (cake flour cooked with baking soda, water and salt), cassava rolls, cassava dumplings, and desserts like dulce de leche or coconut candy.
  • Vitamin R. The most popular drink of the Dominican Republic is undoubtedly Rum, known by Dominicans themselves as "Vitamin R".
  • Mamajuana. Another very typical drink in the Dominican Republic is mamajuana, to which the Dominicans attribute aphrodisiac powers. This alcoholic beverage is made with different types of roots: cinnamon, maguey, canelilla, timacle, marabeli, guaiac, cloves, anise, etc., then adding red wine, honey and rum.

Hotels

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IBEROSTAR Hacienda Dominicus, Beach
IBEROSTAR Hacienda Dominicus, Pool
IBEROSTAR Hacienda Dominicus, Beach

IBEROSTAR Hacienda Dominicus
  • All-inclusive
  • PADI Certified Scuba Center (Charge)
  • Water Sports
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
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USD 101 PP/PN *taxes included
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Proyecto Marapica

IBEROSTAR Costa Dorada
  • All-inclusive
  • PADI Certified Scuba Center (Charge)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Water Sports
  • Professional shows
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USD 81 PP/PN *taxes included
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Bavaro, Higuey

IBEROSTAR Bávaro Suites
  • All-inclusive
  • PADI Certified Scuba Center (Charge)
  • Water Park
  • Fitness room (16+)
  • Lucy Kids Club (Ages 4/12)
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IBEROSTAR Dominicana, Pool
IBEROSTAR Dominicana, Aerial View

Bavaro, Higuey

IBEROSTAR Dominicana
  • All-inclusive
  • PADI Certified Scuba Center (Charge)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Casino
  • On-site Golf Course
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IBEROSTAR Grand Bavaro, Pool
IBEROSTAR Grand Bavaro, Lobby
IBEROSTAR Grand Bavaro, Lobby
IBEROSTAR Grand Bavaro, Ocean Front Suite

Bavaro, Higuey

IBEROSTAR Grand Hotel Bávaro
  • Golf
  • Pillow Menu
  • Adults-only Hotel (18+)
  • Butler & Concierge Services
  • Pool
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Bavaro, Higuey

IBEROSTAR Punta Cana
  • All-inclusive
  • PADI Certified Scuba Center (Charge)
  • Water Sports
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site Golf Course
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