Underwater Sightseeing Vacation

September 15, 2016

The purpose of a vacation is to get away from ‘normal’ for a few days and relax, have fun while stepping out of your comfort zone to do something unique and different.  When spending time in the Dominican Republic one of the popular tourist excursions is to go sightseeing under the water, appreciating all the wonders that nature has to offer. With crystal clear waters where you can see the coral reefs and distinct species of fish from above, you cannot go wrong with adding a detour to Catalina Island to your schedule. To get to the gorgeous Caribbean Island off the Southern Coast…

4 Simple Questions to ask before starting a Dive Course

August 17, 2016

When deciding whether or not to obtain your Scuba Certification on vacation, it is often overwhelming to know where to begin the search process and what questions to ask a dive shop. Divers often wonder if a dive certification course in a foreign country will have the same validation as back home. This is one of the main concerns that travelers express when considering a Dive Course in Punta Cana. Here are 4 questions to ask your dive shop before signing up for a certification course.          1. Will this license be valid in all countries? Yes,…

Fun Island Activities for Vacationing Tourists

August 8, 2016

When you go on vacation it with the expectation that you will be able to relax, enjoy new experiences and leave all your responsibilities back at home. Traveling to a Caribbean island like Punta Cana is the ideal match which is why it is one of the most popular destination for vacationing tourists in the Western Hemisphere. There are dozens of locations to choose from and each one has a unique natural environment that can be explored and enjoyed through a variety of activities. Clients can go online and view the excursion options before selecting and booking in advance so…

3 Reasons to should visit Catalina Island, Dominican Republic

August 3, 2016

Travelers often time search for that perfect tour to take them to off the beaten path destinations. For vacationers in Punta Cana who enjoy the idea of embarking in new underwater adventures such as scuba diving and snorkeling excursions, or simply relaxing in idyllic beaches, then a day Excursion to Catalina Island, Dominican Republic is one that will be the highlight of your vacation. Here are 3 reasons why you should definitely visit Catalina Island during your vacation to Dominican Republic. 1. Escape the Stress and Hassle of Popular Tourist Destinations Catalina Island measures a mere 6 miles. Because of…

3 Useful Tips for Scuba Diving in Punta Cana

July 15, 2016

Scuba Diving in Punta Cana is one of the many activities that travelers can partake during their vacation. As a popular beach destination it is no surprise that scuba diving is among the top things to do in Punta Cana. Whether you are a beginner or more experienced diver, these 3 tips will help you plan your dives in Punta Cana. 1. Varying Ocean Conditions The Ocean and weather conditions in Punta Cana will vary by season. Late spring and summer are the best time to go scuba diving in Punta Cana. During the warmer months, the Atlantic Ocean is calmer…

The Ultimate Guide to Catalina Island, Dominican Republic

June 2, 2016

For those who enjoy an off beaten path beach vacation, or are simply fascinated by the thought of relaxing at an uninhabited paradise, then Catalina Island is the ideal destination to escape to hassle and bustle of tourist traps. From stunning beaches, tropical scenery and vibrant marine ecosystems, here is an absolute guide to visiting Catalina Island, Dominican Republic. About the Island Catalina was discovered by Christopher Columbus during one of his voyages to Hispaniola in the 15th century and named it Santa Catalina. Measuring a mere 10 kilometers, Catalina is recognized as a National Park for its diverse marine…

5 Iconic Dive Sites in Dominican Republic

April 12, 2016

Planning which dive sites you’ll be exploring is always one of the most exciting aspects of your dive vacation. The planning process, makes the wait before a dive trip even more enthralling as we day dream at our work, imagining what we might encounter underwater in our upcoming adventures. After exploring dive sites throughout various regions of the Dominican Republic (such as the charming northern coast and touristy Punta Cana) I’ve compiled a list of some of the best scuba dive sites in Dominican Republic—  explored and loved by many divers. Boasting more than 50 dive sites throughout the Island…