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BOP Through Punta Cana

Explore nature in Punta Cana and in other parts of the Dominican Republic

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At BOP we just love the nature that surrounds us. Yes, Punta Cana is filled with great restaurants, hotels, resorts, and other cool spots, but there is also a whole lot of nature to be explored. It’s everywhere. Just follow us as we take you on a tour through nature in Punta Cana and the…

Is it safe to travel to Punta Cana?

a group of palm trees next to a body of water

A woman was beaten at a resort. Three tourists that mysteriously died of a heart attack in the same hotel. People using the minibar in resorts and collapsing. Big Papi -David Ortiz- shot in Santo Domingo! Just a few headlines that have been dominating the news in regard to the Dominican Republic. The times where…

Swim in a cave or in a lagoon

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Swim in a cave or in a lagoon! This is something you must experience when you are in Punta Cana. One of the many things that make Punta Cana special are the natural miracles that are present in the area. We selected 3 places you can visit if you want to see these natural phenomena…

Discover tranquil Uvero Alto

a tree next to a body of water

Another week, another neighborhood! Right on the north side of Macao, there’s a small and tranquil area called Uvero Alto, full of activities for you! Whether you’re just going for an exclusive lunch or a horseback ride along the shore, Uvero Alto has something for everyone. The secret of Uvero Alto? It’s less crowded, less…

Punta Cana on a budget: 5 tips

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While Punta Cana is often known for its lovely, luxurious resorts and hotels, it has plenty to offer for those who have a smaller budget. Take advantage of it: it gives you the chance to get to mingle with locals and get to know the real Dominican Republic. Read along for some great tips that…

Get secluded and discover Cap Cana

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This week’s neighborhood is a bit out of the way, but no less beautiful. In fact, it might be that exact location that makes it a little bit more secluded and exclusive.. We’re talking about Cap Cana! Where nature gives you the most stunning beach in Punta Cana. Walk with us and discover Cap Cana!…

See Humpback whales in Punta Cana!

Did you know that you can see humpback whales in the Dominican Republic every year? It is true and they are here right now! Whale season starts in January and ends in March. What many people do not know that you can actually spot them in Punta Cana!  Whales in Samaná In our article in…

Free activities in Punta Cana – experience PC for free!

a group of people on a beach near a body of water

So, you’ve spent all your money on your hotel or day trips and want to just roam around Punta Cana for free for a day. Might sound like an impossibility, but luckily, we have your back! What’s more, there’s actually plenty of freebies to have a few carefree days in town. Here’s to the skint,…

Experience International Picnic Day in Punta Cana

International Picnic Day featured on Best of Punta Cana! Blanket with people picnicking

Monday the 18th of June is International Picnic Day. ‘Is that necessary?’ We can hear you say. Well, yes – it’s the perfect opportunity to show that life IS indeed a picnic. Luckily, in Punta Cana the weather’s almost always good. No reason not to picnic! What to bring to International Picnic Day Picnics bring…

See and help animals in Punta Cana

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Even though Punta Cana is full of beautiful resorts and luxurious restaurants, it’s still a town in the middle of stunning nature. This means there’s plenty of opportunities for animal lovers to go running with horses or spotting whales in the wild! Want to know all the ways to interact with animals in Punta Cana?…