Articles Mentioning Dominican Republic Hotels

The 12 Best Hotels for a Lazy Getaway

We at Oyster love safari adventures and hiking in national parks, but sometimes, we simply want to relax and recharge. Certain resorts are better suited for a leisurely trip, with amenities such as 24-hour butler and room service, ample loungers by the pool and beach, and expansive spas with tons of soothing treatments. So if…

16 Things Every Traveler Should Know Before Visiting the Dominican Republic

Beautiful beaches, amenity-packed resorts, awe-inspiring nature, incredible golf, and a vibrant culture — these are some of the things that make the Dominican Republic one of the most-visited destinations in the Caribbean. Lured by the delights of Punta Cana and beyond, over six million people choose to vacation here each year. However, despite the paradisiacal…

The World’s Most Notorious Red Light Districts

Whether they’re spoken about openly, or talked about in hushed tones, there are corners of almost every major city where the sex trade is thriving. From Nevada to Amsterdam, Paris, and Bangkok, red light districts have occupied a place in the minds of artists, writers, self-professed bohemians, moralists, ethicists, and travelers for centuries. Of course,…

The 16 Most Luxurious All-Inclusive Resorts in the World

An all-inclusive getaway can be one of the best ways to unwind — your food, drinks, entertainment, and anything else you could want are taken care of without any thought on your part. During our travels, we’ve found amazing all-inclusive resorts in a wide array of categories — from adults-only to budget-friendly and family-focused properties.…

The 9 Most Amazing, Surprisingly Affordable Beach Destinations

Sometimes, you just need a beach getaway. Unfortunately, you also often need a thick wallet to enjoy one properly. But before you convince yourself that you simply don’t have the cash for a vacation to fill-in-the-blank, take a look at our list of nine amazing beach destinations — that are surprisingly affordable.

The 9 Best Party Destinations in the Caribbean

While the most alluring aspects of Caribbean destinations are the year-round warm weather, beautiful sandy beaches abutting blue water, and water-based activities ranging from paddleboarding to scuba diving, many travelers also want a healthy dose of partying on their vacation. From buzzing nightclubs and casual beachfront bars, to strong rum cocktails and all-inclusive drink packages,…

What a Week-Long All-Inclusive Vacation Costs in Top Destinations

All-inclusive resorts run the gamut, from intimate properties with high-end facilities to cheap hotels with a party atmosphere. Whether in lush St. Lucia or more-developed Cancun, all-inclusives also vary in price, making them suitable for well-heeled honeymooners or budget-minded bachelorette groups. To help you get a feel for how much a week-long all-inclusive resort stay…