There’s no secret about the popularity of the Dominican Republic. It is the most popular tourist destination in the Caribbean and ranks top 5 overall. Here are some Dominican Republic fun facts and what to expect when you visit this tropical island paradise.
The Dominican Republic accounted for 21 percent of all Caribbean travel with 6,187,542 million tourists!
The D.R. has merengue music, more than 40 brands of cigars, smooth rums, coffee grown from beans in lush mountains, baseball and a capital city with the first cathedral in the Americas and the only subway system in the Caribbean.
For more Dominican Republic fun facts, check out a post from our friends at Destination Dream Weddings