What does La Romana stand for?
La Romana (Valencian pronunciation: [la roˈmana]) is a village of some 2,500 people, located in the foothills of the Serra del Reclot a few kilometres from Algueña and several kilometres from Hondón de las Nieves and Novelda, in the autonomous community of Valencia, southern Spain.
What makes La Romana the perfect holiday destination?
The ideal destination for families, honeymooners, divers and golfers alike, La Romana is home to the famous Casa de Campo resort, internationally renowned golf courses, a world-class marina and Altos de Chavón, a beautiful replica of a 16th-century artisan village.
What is the capital of La Romana?
/ 18.43000°N 68.97000°W / 18.43000; -68.97000 La Romana is a municipality and capital of the southeastern province of La Romana, opposite Catalina Island.
What is La Laurea Romana?
La Romana has historically been a company town, with the Central Romana Corporation owning the majority of the town. It is a town with nearly 100% employment, mostly in the tourism industry or with The Central Romana Corporation, the Duty Free Zone ( Zona Franca Romana ), or one of the service businesses there.
What does Roma stand for?
“romà” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans. Literally, in the Roman manner. IPA ( key): /a la roˈmana/, [a la roˈma.na]
What is the meaning of Romana?
The name Romana comes from the word Bomana, a name given by indians to what is known today as Romana River. The modern La Romana International Airport was opened in 2000. The city is near several other cities, such as San Pedro de Macorís and the national capital, Santo Domingo de Guzmán.
What is the history of La Romana?
The city of La Romana was officially founded in 1897 as an oil town. After 1917 with the construction of a large sugar-mill the economy quickly shifted to sugar production.
Why choose La Romana?
La Romana is the gateway to Saona and Catalina Islands, which are part of the Cotubanamá National Park, and the most visited natural attractions in the country.