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Yes, we’re totally in love with Samaná, and we’re not the only ones. Did you know that it’s a destination that’s chosen by stars from the worlds of music and film?
Enrique Iglesias’ new music video ‘Me pasé’ was filmed on the beautiful peninsula of Samaná. So you haven’t seen that video yet? No worries, we’re going to share it with you here. Discover this wonderful destination and its beaches.
And if you’re curious about how the filming went, we share some behind the scenes footage – you’ll see what a great time Enrique Iglesias and his team had in this beautiful natural setting 🙂
We all know that music is a great way to travel, to get in touch with our innermost selves, and to feel joyful and happy! That’s why we want to show you this lovely spot in the Caribbean. It’s a destination where you can forget about all the stresses and strains of everyday life, and that’ll have you simply buzzing with pure tropical energy, just like music does.
Reasons to visit Samaná
It’s a ‘slow’ destination. Do you know what the slow movement is? It’s relaxation and living in the moment, with no hurry and no rushing around. It’s floating in the crystalline waters of the Caribbean as you close your eyes and breathe in the peace and tranquility.
The beaches are spectacular. Such as the gorgeous Portillo beach, a real natural marvel located just a few yards away from the Bahia Principe Grand El Portillo Hotel. Or Playa Rincón, ranked as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
It hides a treasure, the tiny island of Cayo Levantado. Also known as ‘Bacardi Island’, as this was the place chosen to film the Bacardi commercials. Immerse yourself in the authentic beauty of the Caribbean, and bask in the sun on the island’s public beach. To get to the island you can take ferries from the Simi Baez pier to Cayo Levantado Island.
A natural paradise that feels a million miles away from the crowds. Surrounded by luxuriant, unspoiled nature, with stunning landscapes and tucked away villages.
It’s a dream destination: the Los Haiteses National park is one of the must-see places in the Dominican Republic. Here you’ll find mountains, caves, mangrove swamps and tiny islets – and what’s more it was chosen as one of the settings for the hugely famous film Jurassic Park!
Its cuisine. Coffee, ginger, fish, and delicious coconut, the star of every dish.
An underwater world waiting to be discovered: The turquoise waters of Samaná hide stunningly beautiful coral reefs to be explored by snorkeling or diving.
Want to get to know Samaná? Discover this authentic natural paradise and get in touch with your innermost self. You’ll fall in love with Samaná.