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CRUISE-SHIPPING MILESTONE SET BY CAP CANA IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC’S PUNTA CANA REGION

This past Friday, January 20, 2017 everyone at #CapCana was excited and thrilled to witness a new milestone in the tourism industry of the Dominican Republic and the Punta Cana region by welcoming the first 1,200 happy cruisers that disembarked at Cap Cana’s Marina!! In the place were authorities from the Ministry of Tourism, Ports, Customs and tour operators,… Continue Reading

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2016 BILLFISHERIES OF THE YEAR: #2 PUNTA CANA

Article repost from Billfish Report The Billfish Report is counting down its Top 10 Billfisheries of the Year and our #2 Billfishery is Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Criteria for our Top 10 include fish numbers, variety of billfish species, average size of fish, length of season and number of boats fishing. With over 12,000 Billfish Reports submitted to us in… Continue Reading

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PLAYA HOTELS & RESORTS PREPARES TO DISEMBARK AT CAP CANA’S JUANILLO BEACH, OPERATING UNDER THE HYATT BRAND

Article repost from Travel Weekly Playa Hotels & Resorts, owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts (including Hyatt’s Ziva and Zilara brands), is launching a new brand and going public next year. Playa reached an agreement to operate resorts under an established lifestyle consumer brand. Playa plans to reveal the brand’s identity in early January. The… Continue Reading

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GREAT ORGANIZATIONAL SUCCESS OF LAS AMÉRICAS INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENT FCBESCOLA 2016

The first edition of the International Tournament The Americas FCBEscola closed yesterday its participation with a great organizational success in Cap Cana (Dominican Republic). During three days a total of 350 children from Dominican Republic (Santo Domingo and Casa de Campo), Brazil (Rio de Janeiro), Japan (Fukuoka and Katsushika), the United States (Charlotte), Puerto Rico,… Continue Reading

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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC NAMED CARIBBEAN’S BEST GOLF DESTINATION 2016

Article repost from PR News Wire The World Golf Organization has named Dominican Republic “Caribbean’s Best Golf Destination 2016″. This is the third time that Dominican Republic has been recognized by the international group as an exceptional destination for the sport. With its magnificent golf courses bordering the Caribbean Sea, and 86 ocean-front holes, golfers… Continue Reading

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THE 25 BEST ALL-INCLUSIVE RESORTS IN THE CARIBBEAN FOR 2017

Article repost from Caribbean Journal The definition of “all-inclusive” in the Caribbean has been changing. What used to mean endless buffet lines and mass-produced travel kitsch is rapidly becoming something very different, both in response to changing tastes and the arrival of new kinds of travelers. Today, “travelers prize authenticity,” particularly in the Caribbean, says… Continue Reading

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FCBESCOLA INTERNATIONAL LAS AMERICAS TOURNAMENT TO BE HELD AT LOS ESTABLOS

The Dominican Republic will host the 2016 FCBEscola Las Américas International Tournament. It is the first time that this sporting event of the academy of the Futbol Club Barcelona is celebrated in Latin America, something that positions Dominican Republic in the world map of this sport like official headquarters of the Americas and favors the… Continue Reading

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SECRETS CAP CANA RESORT & SPA OPENS IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

AMResorts opened Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa in the Dominican Republic on Nov. 28, a new destination for the Secrets brand and the 15th property in the Secrets’ portfolio. The 457-room, adults-only resort is located within the gated community of Cap Cana along Juanillo Beach and features suite-style accommodations, eight restaurants, the Spa by… Continue Reading

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Eden Roc at Cap Cana Announces Dinner Event with Chef Justin Cogley

As part of an ongoing chef exchange series that highlights Relais & Châteaux’s most celebrated chefs, Eden Roc at Cap Cana is honored to host Chef Justin Cogley of California’s L’Auberge Carmel on Saturday, January 14, 2017. Alongside Eden Roc’s Executive Chef Gianluca Re Fraschini, the chef duo will create special menus inspired by the… Continue Reading

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EDEN ROC AT CAP CANA AWARDED “BLUE FLAG” CERTIFICATION

Certification from Foundation for Environmental Education is testament to ongoing success of five-star resort’s sustainability efforts Eden Roc at Cap Cana has been awarded a Blue Flag certification from the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) for its ongoing efforts and success at protecting its private beach along the coast of Punta Cana in the Dominican… Continue Reading

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TEAM ROPING: 101

While many individual-focused sports have many team-oriented concepts, team roping is the only team event in rodeo. Like tie-down roping and saddle bronc riding, team roping grew out of the ranch chores of the past. Team roping evolved into a sport when a couple of cowboys somewhere, many years ago, turned a common ranching procedure into competition. The… Continue Reading