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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic – “the most beautiful and fairest land under heaven”

Called “the most beautiful and fairest land under heaven” by Christopher Columbus in 1492, Puerto Plata is -with its miles of endless beaches as white as sugar and its people as warm as its blue waters and its tropical breezes – the ideal scenery for outdoor recreation and adventure travel vacations. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Dominican Republic with a unique personality rooted deeply in its Latino heritage. This area has many historical and cultural attractions dating from the 16th c. as well as lovely Victorian buildings from a latter era. Visit the...
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What To Do in Puerto Plata – La Isabela, Beach and Golf

Courtesy of Casa Colonial Beach & Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata, here are some useful tips on what to do in Puerto Plata: Brugal Rum One of the most famous rums in the world is made in Puerto. The Brugal rum is not bottled outside Puerto Plata, due to the fact that the Brugal family wants to have total control over the production of every bottle. They have massive deposits with thousands of barrels where they aged the rum. When visiting, you can end your visit in the Brugal store where you can buy a wide array of Brugal rums at discounted prices. Cabarete kite surfing Mecca 30 minutes drive West...
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