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Best things to do in Dominican Republic

Nightclub
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“COCO BONGO PUNTA CANA, one of the greatets discos of the caribbean, Alkquimia clients has excelent prices even with the transfer included in expecific days.”
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Historic Site
“Go to all the museums and take a horse carriage ride. Eat in the restaurants (I love Time, Pat é Palo, etc). ”
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Shopping Mall
“Only 5 minute drive, this is a central area for shopping, grocery stores, restaurants, and fast food.”
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Natural Feature
“Saona Island lies off the southeastern tip of the Dominican Republic. Part of the East National Park, it's known for mangroves and coral reefs and palm-fringed beaches like Palmilla Beach. The island’s shallow waters are home to starfish. Mano Juan is a laid-back fishing village near Flamingo Lagoon, with colorful shacks and a turtle sanctuary. To the west, the Cave of Cotubanamá has pre-Columbian rock art.”
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Shopping Mall
“Walking distance, Palma Real Shopping Village provides a one-stop destination for shopping, eating, ATMs, pharmacy and more. It is home to upscale renowned retail stores, ​restaurants and cafes including some local establishments. Hard Rock Cafe, Tony Roma's, Montecristo Discotheque & many others.”
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Shopping Mall
“You will enjoy coming to this mall because it houses names brands that are rocognized world wide. To name a few: Rolex, Louis Vuitton, Gucci and other high end fashion stores. This mall is affluent $$$$$$”
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Premise
“This mall houses various name brands and stores that will interest you is you are wanting to shop till you drop. The prices are favorable and the IKEA is literally across the street. Avoid going if it is any peak times or rush hour; it will feel like you are never getting out of the traffic jam. $$$$”
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Night Club
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“Imagine is a night club inside a natural cave formation with real bats flying in the entryway! Opens at 11 pm and closes around 4 am, this is the best place to experience and dance away latin as well as international music. ”
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Sushi Restaurant
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“Great food. Every Friday live music with the local band. On Mondays Sushi 2x1!”
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Island
“DescriptionCatalina Island or Isla Catalina is a tropical island located 1.5 miles from the mainland on the south-east corner of the Dominican Republic, near La Altagracia and La Romana. It is an occasional destination for cruise ships on Caribbean routes. In particular, Costa Cruises has a private beach on the island. ”
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Surf Spot
“Public beach 30 minutes north of Serena Village. Small restaurants offering delicious, fresh sea food. Please, keep in mind this is a cash only place. (And the restrooms may not be what you expect.) But it is a very nice place to enjoy the ocean. ”
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Beach
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“Playa blanca is a popular beach destination amongst locals and tourists, for its crystalline clear waters and great restaurant, it is located right next to the Westin Resort in Puntacana. Also very popular for its kitesurfing school. Perfect place to lunch, swim and watch the day go by! Local tip: go during weekdays, as weekends tend to be more crowded. ”
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Shopping Mall
“Bluemall is the largest mall in the area. It has international stores like Zara, Zara Home, L'Occitane, Nike, Under armor, Swarovski, Desigual, Parfois, Superga. Other local stores to shop: Handmade: Beautiful handmade jewelry with materials Larimar (Produced in DR only), amber, silver, and gold. Merci: International beachwear brands like Mara Hoffman. Cappucchine: Eccentric beachwear and colombian swimwear collections. KB: Dominican jewelry chain store and beach accessories. ”
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Park
“Take an excursion to Los Haitises National Park, a great day trip for nature lovers!”
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Botanical Garden
“This is the botanical garden. Shoot over and spend a day of walking and seeing the beautiful sights. Weekends are best with Family or loved ones. $$”
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Restaurant
“This Asian style themed restaurant is conveniently located inside the golf course community and easily accessible by our golf carts provided.”
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