La Romana is the 7th-largest city in the Dominican Republic. In 2010 it had a population of 130,430 within the city limits (and metropolitan population of 214,110. The city is capital of southeastern province of La Romana, located opposite Catalina Island. The name Romana comes from a balance used to weigh merchandise for export. The patron saint of La Romana is Santa Rosa de Lima.
The modern International Airport in La Romana was opened in 1999. The city is located close to several other towns, including San Pedro de Macorís and Santo Domingo de Guzmán, the national capital. The city of La Romana is a hub for growing tourist industry with several nearby resort spots, such as beachfront Bayahibe, Casa de Campo, Dominicus, and the growing number of golf resorts which surround the area.
Inaugurated with the arrival of Costa Marina in December 2002, Central Romana Corporation invested $12 million to extend the existing port by more than 40,000 sq.metres (430,000 sq.feet). The port is a contemporary platform and harbor terminal, with a capacity for a pair of big modern cruise ships.
Highlights: Luxury resorts, Altos de Chavon, Chavon River
Port La Romana cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from La Romana, Dominican Republic. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
The La Romana cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near La Romana, Dominican Republic.
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