Is Dominican Republic safe to travel?

We are living in the Dominican Republic nearly since 2 years and a lot of friends and relatives comes to visit us. They just fall in love with this country, but who does not? Anyway, the first question of our friends and relatives, as well as our clients, is always: “ Is that a safe […]

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Whale watching experience in Samana’ Bay

Period: from January to end of March Itinerary: the boat tours start from Samana’ Bay, Dominican Republic Departure: reach your embarkation point in Samana’ Port at least 30 minutes before scheduled departure. Have you ever had the desire to watch some whales close to you like feeling suddenly in a Moby Dick scenery? You dream […]

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Dominican Republic GETAWAY : long weekends 2017

If 2016 was rather an unfortunate year in terms of long weekends to be matched with holidays, with 2017 – that just begun – the outlook is quite another. Much better. The opportunities to break from the usual routine will not fail to take a  short trip back door or just enjoy a little rest. […]

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10 Interesting Facts about Christmas in Dominican Republic

“Feliz Navidad, prospero año y felicidad” The general idea of Christmas in our society is a picture that makes us remember snow covered landscapes, frigid temperatures and family spending time together in front of a warm home’s fireplace. But if we are speaking about Christmas in some Caribbean Islands and the Dominican Republic, the celebrations […]

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Budget travel 2017: Dominican Republic

In 2017 plan your holidays to the Dominican Republic starting to make the most of your holiday cash! Where will your travels take you next year? It could be really far, it could be the Dominican Republic, also if you stick to a tight budget and if you choose to plan with Getaway DR. Here […]

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Dominican Republic’s secret beaches: Playa El Valle

“The perfect beach is rarely found by chance” The coasts of the Dominican Republic are composed of sandy beaches, many of which have been spoilt by mass of tourists that every year choose DR as a destination for their holidays. Bite my Vibes today would like to make you discover one of the secret beaches […]

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Moving by public transport in the Dominican Republic

Once you arrive in the Dominican Republic if you are not arriving at the airport in the same city where you have planned your vacation, you probably must move by public transport to get to your final destination. For example if you touch down at Las Americas International Airport which is located in the capital, […]

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The Vitamin R of the Caribbean: Rum

“ Why is the rum always gone?” Jack Sparrow Have you ever heard about Vitamin R? We are talking about Ron (Rum), the “Vitamin R” of Dominican Republic, as well as being the flagship product of the world economy, is a nectar that has more than a declination as a national Dominican product. Rum is the […]

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Discover the “Zona Colonial”, one bite a time!

Today we would like to give you some “bites” of one of the most important area of Dominican Republic: The Colonial City of Santo Domingo. In 1492 Christopher Columbus arrived with three ships on the Hispaniola Island, this moment represents the historical discovery of a new continent and a New World: America.The city of Santo […]

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