The 10th Annual Soul Siesta Weekend In The D.R
Place: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Date: May 28-June 1, 2009
"Memorial Day Weekends Best Kept Secret"
What exactly is the Dominican Republic Soul Siesta?
The Soul Siesta has been a popular function for the past 8 years for urban professionals who love to unwind and have a great time in a exotic tropical location. Each year, the event centers on different venues within the Dominincan Republic. This year it is being held in Punta Cana. Predominantly African-Americans and Latinos, ages 25 to 40, from a variety of backgrounds sharing a common interest – A Classy and Mature Caribbean event. All are welcome to attend, but you are required to have fun
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What happens at the event?
The actual event occurs the Caribe Club Princess Hotel Resort in Punta Cana. Started in 2000, the Soul Siesta is an annual Caribbean getaway designed to promote networking in a fun-filled atmosphere. It all takes place amidst the backdrop of the “New Caribbean” - Republica Dominicana
For those of you who have been to the Soul Siesta before, you'll enjoy a truly personalized experience amongst 1000's of travelers to the Dominican Republic Memorial Day Weekend. Our unique style of "vacationing" allows you the flexibility to relax and unwind in a beautiful tropical paradise....OR... get your party on as we have developed an exciting package which includes our "Mamajuana Soul Booze Cruise." (If you don't know what Mamajuana is, after a few shots, you probably won't remember after either) and the Memorial Day Soft & Sexy Beach Extravaganza (
And rocking you throughout the entire weekend with the best in Hip Hop, R&B, Classics, Reggae, Salsa, Merengue and Bachata is none other than DJ Ice and DJ Vixxx. But no matter what, after this trip, we know you will leave with some new life long friends!!!! What type of activities happen during The Soul Siesta? Siesta Booze Cruise
Soul Siesta Night on the Town
Mix & Mingle Reception
Siesta Comedy Explosion
Plus there are plenty of things to get into during the event such as; Volleyball, Aerobics, Water polo, Games, Competitions, Fun Theme parties Kayaking, Sailing, Windsurfing, Scuba diving, Snorkeling, Fitness Center with Gym and Sauna Tennis, Horseback Riding, Bicycling and much more
However the #1 most popular thing to do is to chill with other urban professionals from all over the country who come to have a good time without all the drama that can occur at some of the other events.
When does the Soul Siesta take place?
May 28 to June 1, 2010 Memorial Day Weekend
What airport will I fly to ?
You can book your plane to Punta Cana International Airport – Punta Cana (PUJ)
Do I need to rent a car to get around?
Not really. Everything takes place on the resort. When you buy your ticket through Soul Siesta, all your activities are taken care of.Th
Although “events” will take place off the resort, staying at the host resort allows for a more complete Soul Siesta experience as you can mingle day and night with all Soul Siesta guests. Remember, since this in an all-inclusive resort, access is restricted (via wristband) to those guests staying at the resort.
Punta Cana Princess Resort & Spa
Hundreds of coconut trees surround this cozy and casual "Adults-Only" resort located on world-renowned Bavaro Beach. Active or relaxed, the vacation experience is yours to choose. Take part in the 24 hour all-inclusive action, or choose to just rest and lay back under a tall coconut palm.
How can I find out more information on hotels, past experiences, discount flights and get all my questions answered?
Only one way to find out all the inside information.
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