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What to do once I arrive at the Punta Cana International Airport?

Plane parked at the Punta Cana international airport

When arriving at the Punta Cana International Airport you’ll be greeted by one of two possibilities. The first possibility is to walk off the plane straight into an air-conditioned terminal, Terminal B. This procedure tends to be what most visitors are familiar with. However, the airport has a second terminal, Terminal A, that is a bit different.

Can I Drink the Tap Water in Punta Cana?

Cat drinking tap water

Tap water in Punta Cana does not undergo any filtration treatment. However, clean and bottled water is readily available wherever you go. You do not need to drink the tap water since a supply of purified and bottled spring water is provided to tourists in the resorts, and visitors who drank bottled water did not encounter any health problems.

5 Things You Might Find Odd about Dominican Culture

5 Things You Might Find Odd about Dominican Culture

Every country and city has its own customs and culture. The Dominican Republic has a rich history and its citizens have a strong sense of cultural identity and pride. At times, Dominicans are influenced by American culture (for example, some listen to music in English, watch American movies, or say Americanized versions of things like […]

Into the Deep: How to Visit Hoyo Azul Lagoon in Punta Cana

Hoyo Azul Lagoon in Punta Cana

One incredible place to visit near Punta Cana is the Hoyo Azul Lagoon, also called the Blue Hole. The Hoyo Azul is natural pool with crystal clear waters, located off the base of a cliff. There are two exhilarating and eco-friendly ways to see this natural wonder. Both excursions are led by experienced guides, and provide pickups from Punta Cana hotels which bring you to the southern Cap Cana.