Top 5 Must Do's in Dominican RepublicEdit This
The Dominican Republic is a tropical paradise located in the Caribbean. You will find so much to do that it might feel overwhelming but here is a list ofDominican Republic Must Do's. The Dominican offers something for everyone and every age group.
1. Enjoy the Ocean
The Caribbean offers warm and clear water year round. Visiting the beaches should be on the top of your list when visiting the Dominican Republic. Several beaches in the Dominican are listed as some of the top beaches in the world. Whether you are looking to catch some rays on the shore or participate in an ocean activity you will find it here. Snorkeling, diving, swimming and fishing are common ocean activities in the Dominican.
2. Enjoy the Nightlife
There is no shortage of nightlife in the Dominican. You will probably find some of the best nightlife in the whole Caribbean located in the Dominican. Nightclubs are a popular activity with locals and tourists alike. The Dominican has small intimate bars or flashy nightclubs with music pumping through the speaker system. If you want to learn some moves from the locals don't be afraid to ask. Most of the locals in the dance clubs will be more than happy to show you a move or two.
3. Visit National Parks
Twenty percent of the land in the Dominican is national parks. There are over 15 different national parks and you will find tropical forests and deserts at these parks. Visiting at least one national park should be at the top of your list. With over 300 different species of birds and several different animals and flowers you are in for a special treat.
The Dominican offers wonderful shopping without breaking the budget. You can find almost anything you are looking for in the Dominican. There are some items that should be a must to come home with. Amber is a beautiful stone that can be found in the Dominican and has extraordinary transparency. You might also want to stock up on coffee and rum which are both top items in the Dominican.
5. Ocean World Adventure Park
Ocean World Adventure Park is a great outing for the whole family. The park has daily shows and a variety of marine animals to visit. You can also take a dip in the beautiful beach that is located on the property. If you are up for a swim with the dolphins, you can do that as well. The park has several restaurants and even a casino.
May 10, 2010 new by kristi_p