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I spent the next two days engaged in about the closest thing to a beach vacation I'd spend in the Dominican Republic with two daytrips from Samana town to other parts of the Peninsula. On Sa*************ed northeast to Las Galeras, a sleepy beach town near its northeastern corner. A short distance away lies Playa Rincon, said to be one of the two or three most beautiful beaches in the Dominican Republic. Playa Rincon is certainly quite remote and ...
15th and no whale watching excursions begin before that date.
The north coast has a wetter climate and lusher vegetation
than the southern part of the D.R. or interior valleys in the rain shadow of
mountain ranges. So for four days the weather would alternate through the day between
hot humid sunshine and short torrential downpours even though the winter months
are considered the dry season. That said, though, I generally found the ...
... on the beach including a hummingbird which you can just see at the top of one of the photos I will add here. On the day when we went on our trip, people from other hotels were going to spend the afternoon on our island's public beach as part of their excursion. There's quite a few shops and restaurants on there during the day. We can go on there if we want to, but there's no point when it's busy with intruders and all the sellers try to sell you stuff. It's much nicer when ...
... That is excellent. Last night was gala night at the buffet - it was mainly seafood which sounded good but it wasn't as good as we hoped. You could have seafood cooked fresh but the queue was enormous so we had loads of seafood hors d'oeuvres and a blue cheese foam with enormous breadsticks. That was fun. I had some crab but it tasted a bit chalky so I didn't fancy it. We liked the salmon though. I had a pudding ...
... good hostess can help make the most of any vacation. Time and time again she has called and arranged for food to be delivered to our Chalet. She checks in every morning to see what she can do to help make today a success. A fabulous hostess.
Now back to reality. Our first full day, we head to the beach. It’s a 10 minute walk…not too strenuous if not for carrying the boy on you back. But I am, and it is HOT, and HUMID. By the time you get ...
Other places to stay in Las Galeras
Beachfront Boutique Hotel, Las Galeras | Hotelfrom $111