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BOP Cares – Helping the Punta Cana Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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BOP Cares is a foundation based in Holland which is dedicated to helping the most vulnerable communities in the Punta Cana area. These communities often need regular support for basic necessities such as food, clothing, medication, and more. Under ‘normal’ circumstances, these families are struggling to survive, and they certainly aren’t equipped to deal with…

A short history of Punta Cana: from Punta Borrachón to resort town

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We have been going on and on about Punta Cana but we never shared the history of this town. In this edition of BOP, we go back in time. History of a jungle town 48 years ago there was no Punta Cana as we know it today. No roads, just jungle, and untouched beaches. At that…

5 great museums around Punta Cana

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Hey new visitor, welcome to our paradise! Next to sun-tanning, beach club hopping and boat trip making, you’d love to see some cool, quirky art and historical artifacts. There’s no fun in visiting a place if you don’t get to know the culture and history, right? No worries. We’re here with a quick list of…

Tipping in Punta Cana. The do’s and don’ts.

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“How much do we leave for tip?” A question that is heard throughout all-inclusive resorts, restaurants, hairdressers, spa’s, and more in Punta Cana. Honestly, it is quite a challenge finding out those so called ‘tipping rules’ when you are in a foreign country. Luckily, we at BOP are here to guide you on tipping in…

Breakers Café: “It’s good because we care!”

Punta Cana is growing every day. This means there are always new places to visit and things to do in town. Today, we want to introduce you to a wonderful new breakfast and lunch place that will have your taste buds craving for more. It is called Breakers Café! A cool spot in Bavaro. Let’s…

Spend your Valentine´s day in Punta Cana!

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It is Valentine’s day all over the world.  In the Dominican Republic is not only about romantic love, it is also a day of friendship. So don´t be surprised when someone congratulates you with the words: “Feliz dia de amistad!” Meaning, happy friendship day.  But what to do on a day full of love in Punta Cana?…

5 secret beaches in Punta Cana

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Your first image of beaches in Punta Cana would probably be palm trees, turquoise water, and beach bars. This is actually correct if you exclude some of the all-inclusive resorts on some beaches, which have a bit more people lying on sunbeds. The choice is yours. You can either mingle and enjoy more human interaction…

Where to watch the World Cup Final in Punta Cana?

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The 2018 World Cup Final is between France and Croatia! But where are you going to watch this exciting game in Punta Cana? We listed the best places for you. This one goes out to all the soccer freaks! Steve’s Corner bar Located in Bavaro, Steve’s Corner bar is one of the go to places…

Most luxurious Mediterranean restaurants in Punta Cana

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If you’re a true foodie, you won’t be disappointed when you’re travelling to Punta Cana. From local food trucks to hamburgers to sushi, we’ve got it all. But let’s say you’ve got something to celebrate, or you’re just looking for a fancy night out? Then these traveller’s top picks in fine Mediterranean restaurants in Punta…

The best jeep safari Punta Cana has to offer

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Whenever you Google ‘fun activities in Punta Cana’, you’ll surely stumble upon many sites advertising jeep safaris. These are a great way to discover the island! Let us tell you all about the best jeep safari Punta Cana has to offer. Jeep safari in Punta Cana Sure, you know what a jeep is and what…