MONEY Dominican Peso (RD$). You can change Dollars, Euros and Canadian Dollars.
LANGUAGE is Spanish. English is spoken in tourist areas.
TIME DIFFERENCE GMT -5 hours
ELECTRICITY 110/120-volt alternating current, 60 hertz. An American adapter plug is recommended.
VACCINATION only the common one nothing special.
VISA no visa.
TELEPHONE The dialling code is +1. Possible to buy a local SIM card for 3G internet connection everywhere
CLIMATE The climate is tropical with temperatures around 28-30 degrees. Rainy season from middle September to middle December
WATER TEMPERATURE no wetsuit needed sea around 28°C all year long
WIND from December until middle September with best month February, March, April in winter and July / August in summer.
WAVES from October until end of March