Diamond white beaches, countrywide carnivals, and never-ending music: discover why so many have fallen head-over-heels for the Dominican Republic. Inside Moon Dominican Republic you’ll find:
Flexible itineraries including the best of the Dominican Republic in 10 days, plus roundups of the best beaches, spots for diving and snorkeling, outdoor adventures, and more
Strategic advice for culture buffs, honeymooners, foodies, night owls, and more, whether you’re in the DR for a few days or a few weeks
The top activities and unique experiences: Take a dip in crystal-clear water and dry off with a walk to one of the best seaside fish shacks for lunch. Enjoy a rich Dominican mangú and coffee for breakfast before a day of snorkeling alongside spotted eagle rays. Wander the clamoring outdoor markets or stroll past restored Spanish colonial buildings and boutique sidewalk restaurants. Hike to hidden waterfalls or go ziplining through the forest and dance the night away to local live merengue
Local insight from DR-insider Lebawit Lily Girma on how to support local businesses and explore ethically and sustainably
Full-color, vibrant photos throughout
Detailed maps for exploring on your own, and useful tips on public transportation, car and bike rentals, and domestic air travel within the Dominican Republic
Thorough background information on the landscape, wildlife, history, government, and culture
Handy tools including a Spanish phrasebook, health and safety tips, visa information, and advice for LGBTQ, senior, and solo travelers
With Moon Dominican Republic’s practical advice and insider tips, you can plan your trip your way.
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