The Dominican Republic, also known as the DR, covers the eastern two thirds of the island of Hispaniola and is the second largest country in the Caribbean (only Cuba is larger). DR is an excellent choice for a vacation because you will find it offers the best value in all inclusive resorts in the entire Caribbean. In other words, your money goes far here. Not to mention you will find excellent white sand beaches, warm tropical waters, world class resorts, lush mountain scenery, colonial-era history and a vibrant Latin culture. You won't get bored as there's plenty to do. You can try your hand at any number of water sports, world-class golf, horseback riding or even Whitewater rafting. You will also find lively nightlife and an assortment of vibrant casinos. The warm friendly people are just the icing on the cake.