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Top 5 Things To Do In Punta Cana When It Rains

The Dominican Republic enjoys year-round warm tropical weather. However, it does rain now and then, but that shouldn’t stop visitors from making the most of their Caribbean vacation. Punta Cana can be a surprisingly versatile destination, where aside from stunning tropical beaches and pompous all-inclusive resorts, travelers can enjoy culture, history, and rich nature. We’ve …

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Power Grid Mostly Restored In Punta Cana And 90% Of Resorts Operating Normally

Although hurricane Fiona devastated many parts of the Dominican Republic, including Punta Cana, authorities have largely managed to restore power across the country, and 90% of all hotels are up and running. The situation is expected to improve gradually over the coming days as workers address the most pressing issues. Hurricane Fiona caused winds of …

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Hurricane Fiona Causes Damage At Punta Cana Resorts In Dominican Republic

Hurricane season in the Caribbean has been announced months ago and will continue until November. This week, evacuations started in the Dominican Republic, and Punta Cana was declared a disaster zone as hurricane Fiona passes through this top destination in the Caribbean.  Local residents have been deeply affected by Hurricane Fiona, and also travelers staying …

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Punta Cana Declared Disaster Zone As Authorities Evaluate Extent Of Damage To Local Resorts

Punta Cana and several other regions in the Dominican Republic have been declared a disaster zone as hurricane Fiona leaves behind a trail of destruction. Although the hurricane is no longer battering the country, authorities are only beginning to understand the magnitude of the damage it left behind. Several of the Dominican Republic’s most popular …

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Hurricane Warning And Evacuations Issued For Dominican Republic

Authorities in the Dominican Republic have issued mandatory evacuations for parts of the country as tropical storm Fiona strengthens to a category one hurricane. Civil protection officials have also increased the number of provinces under red and yellow weather alerts, where severe meteorological conditions are expected. Hurricane Fiona is forecast to hit the Dominican Republic later today. …

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Dominican Republic Issues Weather Alert For Punta Cana As Tropical Storm Fiona Approaches

19 provinces in the Dominican Republic have been put on high alert as tropical storm Fiona quickly moves towards the island. The storm is expected to make landfall on Monday, although severe weather is expected to affect large parts of the country on Sunday. Many of the country’s popular resort destinations – including Punta Cana …

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Punta Cana Airport Named One Of The Best In Latin America And The Caribbean

Punta Cana International Airport was named the best medium-sized airport in Latin America and the Caribbean by the ACI Airport Awards. The impressive achievement is a testament to the hard work carried out by Dominican authorities in improving the passenger experience at the airport, which is currently undergoing a massive renovation. This is the sixth …

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Visit These Must-See Natural Attractions On Your Next Punta Cana Trip

Many who travel to Punta Cana choose the resort destination for its stunning beaches, award-winning all-inclusive resorts, and Caribbean charm. But visitors shouldn’t overlook the area’s rich array of natural attractions, which include everything from rainforest treks to waterfalls and island day trips. We’ve rounded up must-see nature attractions for your next Punta Cana trip. …

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Dominican Republic Sets All-Time Tourism Record

The Dominican Republic is continuing to set new all-time records for international arrivals. Fueled by a growing travel demand for the tropical island, more than 600,000 international travelers visited the Dominican Republic in August. Airlines are also taking note of the destination’s growing popularity, and are launching new flights for the fall and winter seasons. …

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Two Suspects Detained After Police Seize 50 Kilograms Of Cocaine In Punta Cana Airport

Airport officials in Punta Cana International Airport detained two Dominican citizens who were found carrying over 50 kilograms of presumed drugs en route to Europe. The massive find is a result of enhanced anti-drug efforts in Dominican airports, involving various law enforcement agencies.  Anti-drug officers and personnel from the Dominican Republic intelligence agency were carrying …

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