Dominican Republic, Caribbean
- Coastal city
- Fun, laid back vibe
- Island hopping
- Exciting local activities
- Great location for further travel
With stunning beaches and lush plant life in abundance, it's difficult to imagine a more beautiful location than La Romana. Join us for a placement here, and be part of the newest Gap Medics adventure.
This exciting, eclectic coastal city is a hive of activity day and night - from horse riding on the sand and snorkelling through coral reefs, to enjoying art and architecture in Altos de Chavón, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to filling your downtime.
La Romana has a friendly, happy vibe. The streets are lined with market stalls and local cafes, and lively Dominican music can be heard playing almost everywhere. In the evenings, head to the beach for a cocktail in the moonlight, or explore the many bars and eateries in the city centre.
With the rest of the Dominican Republic on your doorstep, and convenient connections to Cuba, Jamaica and The Bahamas; La Romana is an excellent choice for those planning to extend their travels in the Caribbean.