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What city is best?

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What city is best?

When I go on vacation I like to travel and see everything. It's very rare to see me by the pool or on the beach. I am very adveturous and want to zip line, scuba dive, deep sea fish, plus see all of the land marks and historical buildings of DR. Is it easy to get around to all the places on the island? What city would be the best location to do EVERYTHING?

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1. Re: What city is best?

Puerto Plata, Cabarete, Las Terenas, Bayahibe to name a few that have many excursions and local life and easy to get around.

You cannot get around the whole island easily, it is huge and 2 nations.

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2. Re: What city is best?

and don't forget Las Galeras where we have the 2 best, according to DIver magazine, dive sites the island has to offer just in front of our beach and some of the most experienced deep sea fishing excursions and very close proximity to ziplining. Horse riding, quads, hiking, cliff jumping are all here too together with some great local Dominican food and European style restaurants. Have a look at Anthony Bourdain travel show when he visited the DR and you will get a real feeling of life here.


The island is very beautiful but also very large and is impossible to see everything so expect to come back!

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3. Re: What city is best?

The Dominican Republic is large and varied you won;t be able to see it all.

Santo Domingo has much of what you want especially local life + histroy but no beach. You could then go on to another location for the beach etc - Las Terranas, Carebette etc..

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