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Top Answers To Punta Cana Travel Questions
Hi Jan, I think you're best bet is to contact the hotel concierge and see if he/she can point you in the direction of some good local shops.
Daryl asked:Answer this1 AnswerAwayModerator answered:Hi Daryl, hopefully these family-favorite Caribbean all-inclusives, reviewed by freelance travel writer Kara Williams, can point you in the right direction: http://bit.ly/liVuBp. We also have more ideas in this photo gallery profiling our top picks for the best budget all-inclusives, as recommended by writer Christina Antoniades: http://bit.ly/pcsD9f. Of these, you might consider Aruba's Manchebo Beach Resort & Spa or the Majestic Colonial Punta Cana. More top-rated all-inclusives reviewed here: http://bit.ly/nBzazf, or check out Away.com's favorite family resorts here: http://bit.ly/vgHkda (including Belize's ever-popular Lodge at Chaa Creek, an awesome spot for an unforgettable family vacation!). Have a great trip. Let us know if you need more ideas!
The currency is the Dominican Peso. The weather is tropical, so it will be mainly warm. Do not drink the tap water, only drink bottled or purified water.
Weather at this time of the year tends to be very comfortable, staying in the mid-70s to 80s, with not much humidity. Punta Cana stays a little cooler given its more exposed setting on DR's eastern end, though not by much (its breezier location also spells great windsurfing and kiteboarding!).