Nowhere does the dream of a Caribbean paradise quite like Punta Cana. The easternmost spot of the Dominican Republic is one of the region’s most famous resort towns, fame that every grain of its white sand deserves. This is the Dominican Republic at its most touristic, with more an incredible range of hotels waiting to accommodate those seeking its 32km of beaches and the clearest waters going.
Of course, the abundance of resorts brings with it a strange sense of commercialism, not to mention fears of over-tourism, but there is more to Latin America’s most visited town than all that. What are the best things to do in Punta Cana? A chocolate museum, for a start, and who doesn’t love chocolate? Throw in the national parks, the range of adventure activities and the incredible biodiversity, and you’ve got yourself a little slice of paradise on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean.
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