Catalonia Gran Dominicus
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... history. The island is called the Dominican Republic. Many people travel there on honeymoons or to one of their many resorts for a week or two. Nikki, our friend Lexie and I decided to stay with one of friends for one month. Nikki and I actually traveled to the D.R 2 years prior and met Lexie and our friend Crystal there. Lexis is from PA and Crystal is from the island.
Nikki and I were nervous our first time travels to the D.R. We didn't not speak Spanish ...
... had that was there to help with the dock lines. Luckily, I just had a conversation with Stephanie from Endless Pleasure in Puerto Rico on how to go about this so I knew somewhat to expect. Of course having never to dock stern with moorings in front of us, I was willing to give up the reigns to him especially with all the on-lookers on the dock.
Docking was a success and I have to give it to my husband Dave who did an incredible steering ...
... br> actually not much in terms of hotels or other tourist facilities in the Punta
Cana-Bavaro area, so my intent was just to do a quick drive through in route to
quieter spots to the northwest.
On the way I stopped in Higuey, a crowded chaotic city
surrounded by sugarcane fields with a single attraction in the form of the
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Altagracia, the biggest church in the Dominican
Republic. The basilica is a pilgrimage center and ...
I chose the best flight deal I could find from the New York area to Santo Domingo, a redeye flight from JFK Airport that got me to my destination at 4:30 A.M. I chose Santo Domingo because of direct flights from New York, but there are apparently direct flights from the U.S. to several other airports in the Dominican Republic. I think I may have managed to get a few winks on the flight.
After clearing immigration and customs I had to find my car rental. The auto rental desks in ...
Got up this morning for breakfast and they serve quite a lot - three different types of bread, jam, butter, ham, cheese, boiled egg, fruit (melon and pineapple), pineapple yoghurt and orange juice!
Then headed to the port area for the tour. We were a small group of 12 people (including me), of all nationalities. A family from Malaga, a couple from Argentina, another couple from Mexico and three women from Italy. We set off on a small ...