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Punta Cana Declared Disaster Zone As Authorities Evaluate Extent Of Damage To Local Resorts

Punta Cana and several other regions in the Dominican Republic have been declared a disaster zone as hurricane Fiona leaves behind a trail of destruction. Although the hurricane is no longer battering the country, authorities are only beginning to understand the magnitude of the damage it left behind. Several of the Dominican Republic’s most popular …

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Dominican Republic Issues Weather Alert For Punta Cana As Tropical Storm Fiona Approaches

19 provinces in the Dominican Republic have been put on high alert as tropical storm Fiona quickly moves towards the island. The storm is expected to make landfall on Monday, although severe weather is expected to affect large parts of the country on Sunday. Many of the country’s popular resort destinations – including Punta Cana …

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Dominican Republic Sets All-Time Tourism Record

The Dominican Republic is continuing to set new all-time records for international arrivals. Fueled by a growing travel demand for the tropical island, more than 600,000 international travelers visited the Dominican Republic in August. Airlines are also taking note of the destination’s growing popularity, and are launching new flights for the fall and winter seasons. …

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13 New Flights Announced For The Dominican Republic

13 new routes to the Dominican Republic have been announced starting this fall from several North American and European destinations. The announcement comes on the heels of the launching of a new low-cost airline in the county, Arajet, which will further help boost affordable connections to the Caribbean island from Canada and Central America. Although …

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These Are The Top Islands To Visit On Your Next Trip To The Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is home to a surprising number of tropical islands. Although on the surface they may seem similar, each one is unique: While some are known for their pristine national parks and untouched beaches, others are home to quaint towns and reef diving sites. Here are some of the top islands to include …

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These Are The Most Visited Destinations In The Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a classic when it comes to Caribbean destinations. A survey published early this year by the international travel insurance firm Allianz revealed Punta Cana to be one of the top international destinations for U.S travelers this year. Known for its diversity, travelers can find everything from beachside resort towns to lush …

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Passengers Stuck In JetBlue Flight For Over 5 Hours As Dominican Airports Struggle With Delays

Tourists traveling abroad this summer have had to confront chaotic scenes at airports, with long delays and flight cancellations reported across the U.S. Visitors in the Dominican Republic have also gotten their fair share of travel mayhem as over half of flights to the country’s capital were delayed in July. On Tuesday, a JetBlue flight …

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New Low-Cost Airline To Launch In the Dominican Republic With Flights From Canada And The Caribbean

Arajet, a new ultra-low-cost airline is taking off in the Dominican Republic in September. The re-branded airline which was initially founded in 2014 will first fly from the sunny island to a number of popular Caribbean and South American destinations, and starting in October, to Canada.  Arajet has already acquired a fleet of new Boeing …

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Dominican Republic Sets All Time Record For International Tourist Arrivals 

The Dominican Republic reported a record number of international tourist arrivals – more than 730,000 -during July this year as millions plan on vacationing in the Caribbean island over the summer. The country is feeling the effects of a strong rebound in international travel following two years of pandemic-related difficulties, and is also on track …

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Multiple Airlines Launching New Flights To The Dominican Republic

Several major North American airlines have announced new flights to the Dominican Republic for the fall and winter season. The country is increasingly well-connected to large North American cities thanks to its main airports, which include Las Américas International Airport in Santo Domingo as well as Punta Cana International Airport. Although the summer vacation season …

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