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Culinary Tour of St. Thomas

Culinary Tour of St. Thomas
Destination(s): St. Thomas

With over 100 restaurants, cafes, delis and pubs to choose from, St. Thomas doesn't lack for variety when it comes to dining. To get a sampling of what's available, try this four-day gastro tour of the island, which runs the gamut from traditional Caribbean to Latin fusion to fresh sushi to beer and burgers. Prices range from next-to-nothing to re-mortgage-your-house, while the atmosphere varies from casual to posh. read more about Culinary Tour of St. Thomas... Read More

Active, Outdoors, Underwater

Active, Outdoors, Underwater
Destination(s): St. Thomas

St. Thomas offers a huge variety of activities for those seeking vigorous outdoor fun, from SCUBA diving, to kayaking, to golf and tennis. read more about Active, Outdoors, Underwater... Read More

Santo Domingo Must Do (First Visit)

Santo Domingo Must Do (First Visit)
Destination(s): Santo Domingo

For the first-time visitor, its probably best to confine yourself to the 11 square blocks of the Zona Colonial (Colonial Zone). For the traveler, it's a repository of culture, history, art and architecture, with cathedrals and forts that have been around since the 16th-century. The well-trodden cobblestone streets of this charming district have more than enough sites, sounds and experiences to keep you busy from dawn to dusk.
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Affordable 3 days in Santo Domingo

Affordable 3 days in Santo Domingo
Destination(s): Santo Domingo

What New York is to Americans and Toronto is to Canadians, Santo Domingo is to the Dominican Republic: the country's cultural heart and artistic center. La Capital, as locals call it, is also a vibrant living landmark that has witnessed centuries of history where Columbus has left his mark. As in most places in the Caribbean, high-end options abound. But Santo Domingo has more than a few ways to have fun without breaking the bank—from sightseeing to socializing. read more about Affordable 3 days in Santo Domingo... Read More

Sampling of Santo Domingo Culture, Restaurant and Nightlife

Sampling of Santo Domingo Culture, Restaurant and Nightlife
Destination(s): Santo Domingo

Founded by Christopher Columbus's brother Bartolomeo in 1496, Santo Domingo was the first European settlement in the New World. As Spain's primary jumping-off point for regional exploration, the city was a bustling hub of the Caribbean, where life and commerce thrived in the Americas. Today, this buzzing capital offers ample dining, shopping and nightlife opportunities, along with hotel options that range from tiny family-owned guest houses to international hotel chains.
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Things to do in Puerto Plata

Things to do in Puerto Plata
Destination(s): Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata, the windswept region on the country's north coast, has a well-deserved reputation for being package tourism heaven, with its large all-inclusive resorts that dominate some of the country's most coveted beachfront. But the the catchall properties situated on wide, white strips of sugary sand aren't the only draw. Its snorkeling reefs, great restaurants and steamy nightlife are also among the best anywhere in the DR. read more about Things to do in Puerto Plata... Read More

A Lazy Day Trip to St. John

A Lazy Day Trip to St. John
Destination(s): St. John

If you're a day-tripper from St. Thomas and want to get a feel for St. John without expending too much energy, hop in a car or taxi and check out these essential eateries, beaches, and historical landmarks. You can either rent a car after you get off the ferry from Red Hook, or negotiate a rate with one of the many taxis who will be lined up to greet you at the ferry terminal. read more about A Lazy Day Trip to St. John... Read More

St. John on a Budget

St. John on a Budget
Destination(s): St. John

St. John is not exactly known as the bargain destination of the Caribbean, but there are ways you can enjoy yourself for less $$ than the average traveler. Whether it involves staying in a no-frills hotel, eating during happy hour when the menus are half-price, or just enjoying the dozens of free beaches, hikes, and historical landmarks, it is quite possible to visit St. John and not go bankrupt. read more about St. John on a Budget... Read More

Top 10 Fun Restaurants in Dominican Republic

Top 10 Fun Restaurants in Dominican Republic
Destination(s): Santo Domingo

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