The Dominican Republic is not only know for the beauty of its people, but for its natural beauty. There are many places to visit that are covered in the guidebooks, but why not try some places off the beaten path. Thanks to Mike for the photos!
The most pristine beach in the D.R. is Bahía de Las Águilas (above).
Valdesia Dam, one of 34 in the country
Salto El Limón Waterfalls, in Samana
Hondo Valle (Deep Valley) is located in the northwest of the country.