So don’t just lay around on the beaches, getting fat, drinking your little umbrella drinks, and abusing your flesh by burning in the hot Caribbean sun. Go out and be a little active. However, before legends like Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson appeared in the spotlight, the Caribbean was flooded with pro-level players batting, throwing, catching and running the bases. Back in 1866, American sailors stationed on the island of Cuba taught natives the rules of the game of baseball. The lowest temperatures in the Caribbean are recorded here during the months of December and January, as they arrive at 8 C below zero.
The largest is the Cordillera Central with Pico Duarte, the tallest point in the Caribbean, rising over 3,175 meters. Three large fertile valleys rest between the ranges, one of which holds Lake Enriquillo in the southwest, the lowest point in the Caribbean falling 40 meters below sea level. You have arrived at your Caribbean destiny! Come and relax on our miles of soft sandy beaches and marvel at our truly beautiful countryside; rolling hills topped with palm trees, abundant exotic flora and fauna with mango, citrus and banana trees growing everywhere, the highest mountains in the Caribbean ranging over 10,000 feet, crystal clear rivers and sparkling waterfalls. Punta Cana is probably one of the most famous regions in the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. We have a selection of real estate for sale in this Punta Cana – Bavaro region.
This beach has been voted one of the prettiest in the WORLD not just in the Caribbean, if you care to know. This reputation has made it the largest tourism market in the Caribbean (according to the World Tourism Organisation), attracting scores of Americans and Europeans on their summer break. It is all very nice for a holiday-maker, but not really my style. The Puerto Rico Trench appears to be part of a complex system of sinistral strike-slip faults in the north Caribbean; the trench seems to have been opened continuously for about 70 million years. It is partially filled with sediments.
If you are looking for a charming small eco-friendly hotel in the Dominican Republic, featuring excellent facilities and a personalised service, Palapa Beach Hotel is the perfect accommodation choice for a great holiday in the Caribbean. Palapa Beach Hotel features charming buildings made of wood and palms and tastefully decorated according to the local style, a beach club, gardens, outdoor swimming pool, pool bar, restaurant, wireless Internet access and shuttle service to the airport. Ocean Point offers luxury condominiums in a Caribbean island setting. These ocean front condos are located in desirable Cabarete, Dominican Republic within one of the most popular beaches on the island along the North Coast of the Dominican Republic. Facing the islands of las ballenas, 15 mins from the wonderful fishing village of las terrenas with its natural Caribbean beauty between mountains and the sea. The village is alive with good restaurants, with all types of cuisine catered for, banks, and all the necessary shops to make your holiday go smoothly; the playa coson beach is a paradise on earth with long stretches of white sand.
It is not far from Santo Domingo and known as the night life capital of the Caribbean. The beach is famous for it’s calm, clear water and there are lots of activities for every vacationer. The entire peninsula is incredibly gorgeous – definitely in the typical ‘Caribbean’ sense – with thick palm forests, kilometers of unspoiled white sand beaches, and clear turquoise waters. The middle of the peninsula is made up of high mountain passes that host magnificent views, lush tropical forests, and a number of waterfalls. A never to be forgotten truly romantic iconic Caribbean setting that will linger long in your ‘hall’ of favorite holiday memories.