La Romana is a province in the east part of the Dominican Republic, it’s famous for its cane sugar production and its cane sugar fields, located only 90 minutes from Punta Cana and 90 minutes from Santo Domingo, La Romana is the perfect place for vacationers from all over the world, so, it’s no surprise it is one of the most important tourist destinations of the Dominican Republic.
One of the most attractive attributes about La Romana are its beaches, worldwide known because of the beauty of their sands and crystalline waters.
Another thing that makes La Romana so unique are their landscapes, all the views there are bordered by gorgeous beaches and beautiful localities like Casa de Campo; one of the largest and most complete resorts in the Caribbean.
Another place that exemplifies the historic heritage of La Romana and the Dominican Republic is Altos de Chavón, a replica of a 16th-century Spanish-Italian town with cobbled streets and buildings constructed with blocks of coral and terracotta stone.
This replica was built in 1976 by Roberto Copa, former designer of Paramount Studios, and Charles Bludhorn, an American industrialist, in a place with a magnificent view of the Chavón River.
Altos de Chavón, also known as the “City of Artists”, has become a cultural center of the region and a meeting point for different types of art, so without any problem you can find studios from local and foreign artist, craft workshops and art galleries there.
It has an intense program of studies in which students from all over the world can compete to get a place in one of the workshops and learn ceramics, fashion, design and many other crafts. Altos de Chavón students exhibit their works at Parsons School in New York.
Due to the beauty of La Romana landscapes many couples around the world choose this destination to have romantic getaways so we recommend you to travel with your loved one and stayed in a romantic hotel in La Romana where you and your significant other will definitely have the most romantic time. Beaches like Bayahibe are the perfect scenario for an intimate dinner or a romantic walk in the beach.
So, whether you choose to spend your days visiting amazing places like Cueva de Las Maravillas, or practicing golf in the famous golf courses, or just relax and get tanned in Bayahibeor Dominicus, one thing is granted, La Romana will become your next favorite destination to vacation.