Punta Cana


Delta Adding More Daily Nonstop Flights to Punta Cana, Cancun 

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Delta Air Lines is adding more flights to the Caribbean’s most popular destinations: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and Cancun.  Delta is adding a third daily flight between New York and Cancun, along with a second daily flight from New York […]


Jewel Officially Opens New Punta Cana All-Inclusive 

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Playa Hotels and Resorts’ Jewel brand has officially opened its second all-inclusive resort in Punta Cana, Playa confirmed to Caribbean Journal. The new Jewel Palm Beach resort is set in the Cabeza de Toro area of greater Punta Cana.  The […]


7 Hotels in Punta Cana With a Boutique Feel

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Punta Cana may be one of the most popular resort destinations in the Caribbean, but it’s not all about giant resorts lining the shore of the east coast of the Dominican Republic: those same peerless beaches also are inhabited by […]


JetBlue Launching New Nonstop Flights to Punta Cana, Santiago

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JetBlue is adding a pair of new Caribbean flights as part of a significant expansion at Orlando International Airport.  Beginning in November, JetBlue will be flying from Orlando to both Punta Cana and Santiago in the Dominican Republic.  “Punta Cana […]

Condor Is Adding More Dominican Republic Flights 

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German airline Condor is adding more service to the Dominican Republic, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Dominican Republic has signed an agreement with Condor to guarantee a frequency of eight flights each week from Berlin. Condor flies to three destinations […]

Travel to the Dominican Republic Is Growing at a Record-Setting Pace

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At the Dominican Republic’s annual tourism exchange 10 years ago, officials announced a bold plan: the country wanted to achieve 10 million annual visitors by the year 2023.  It was an ambitious goal, to be sure, one that was unsurprisingly […]


Rum Journal: From the Dominican Republic, a Rum for Jose Marti

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If you’re a fan of rum from the Dominican Republic, you know Oliver & Oliver.  The family-owned boutique rummaker produces a diverse range of Dominican brands: you might be familiar with rums like Opthimus or Rum Punta Cana — these are […]

New Punta Cana Theme Park Opening Next Month 

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The highly-anticipated debut of the first true theme park in the Caribbean is set for next month.  On March 15, the new Katmandu Park will open to the public in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.  The first Caribbean outpost of the […]

Hyatt Is Opening Its Newest Punta Cana All-Inclusive

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Hyatt is opening the newest addition to its Inclusive Collection next week, Caribbean Journal has learned. The new Dreams Flora Punta Cana is opening for stays beginning Feb. 15, according to the AMR Collection’s Web site. The 520-room-and-suite resort is […]


Dominican Republic Tourism Keeps Heating Up 

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It’s no secret that the Dominican Republic had its best year ever for tourism arrivals in 2022, easily eclipsing its pre-pandemic record and passing 7 million annual visitors.  But the Caribbean’s most popular destination is showing no signs of slowing […]

Expedia: Punta Cana Leading Spring Break Travel Demand 

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic is leading travel demand for Spring Break 2023, according to new data from Expedia.  The company said travelers were already planning their spring getaways, with Punta Cana seeing the biggest increase in demand.  Searches for Punta […]

More New Nonstop Flights to Punta Cana 

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It’s getting even easier for Canadians to visit Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.  Ultra-low-cost carrier Swoop has officially launched new nonstop service between Hamilton, Ontario and Punta Cana.  The new service, which began this month, is operating twice weekly, […]


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