They literally do it all.
There is a thriving industry of professionals dedicated to helping travelers escape as effortlessly as possible. Since the perfectly planned and executed vacation comes at a price, often more than $1,000 per traveler, it makes sense to know when and where to use a tour operator.
It goes without saying that this region in the untrampled southwest has beautiful beaches. So do a million other places. What makes Barahona worthy of spot numero uno on your list of Dominican Republic must-sees are the following.
The fact that Americans skimp on time-off means that vacations need to be relaxing and restorative rather than hectic: No more running from city to city only to return home needing another break. It also means that the barrier to entry has to be lowered.