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A New All-Inclusive W Hotel Is Opening This Year in Punta Cana 

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The first-ever all-inclusive W Hotel in the Caribbean is opening this year in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The hotel, part of a broad expansion for parent company Marriott International, is on the list of expected 2024 […]


Secrets Just Opened a New Adults-Only All-Inclusive in Punta Cana 

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Beaches, cocktails, all-inclusive resorts. It’s a rather simple, but stunningly successful tourism formula, one that the Dominican Republic has been implementing for decades — culminating in a record-breaking 10 million visitors to the country last year.  And the Dominican Republic […]


Nickelodeon Punta Cana Is Undergoing a Renovation

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The Nickelodeon Hotels and Resorts Punta Cana resort is undergoing a renovation, Karisma Hotels and Resorts announced.  The family-friendly property is adding new culinary concepts and an expansion of its popular Aqua Nick waterpark.  That’s along with updates to the […]


The 25 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean, from Adults-Only to Boutique

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What is an all-inclusive resort? In recent years, the answer to that question has changed dramatically. Today, all-inclusive means a resort that is at the cutting edge of travel trends, one that is catering to the demands of a massive […]

The 20 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Punta Cana for 2024 

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The Dominican Republic welcomed more visitors last year than any in the country’s history, with most travelers descending on one place: Punta Cana, the tourism hotspot on the country’s eastern coast. Punta Cana has always been the most popular place […]

Top Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Resort Sells for $82M

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A top all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic has been sold, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  Playa Hotels and Resorts has closed on the sale of the 620-room Jewel Punta Cana resort for a total gross consideration of $82 million, […]


New Punta Cana-Cartagena Flights 


Punta Cana-based airline Air Century has launched its newest route: nonstops service between Punta Cana and Cartagena on the Caribbean coast of Colombia.  It’s part of a bigger expansion for Air Century, which just added new flights from Punta Cana […]

Hyatt Has a New Family-Focused All-Inclusive Resort in Punta Cana 

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If you’re planning a vacation to Punta Cana, you won’t lack for choices. The Dominican Republic’s number one travel destination teems with large all-inclusive resorts, including a number of the family-friendly variety.  Now there is another one.  Hyatt Hotels, which […]

Flair Just Launched Two New Routes to Punta Cana 

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Canadian carrier Flair Airlines has launched a pair of nonstop routes to the Dominican Republic’s tourism hub of Punta Cana.  Flair has officially kicked off its inaugural service from both Ottawa and Toronto to Punta Cana, adding new connections from […]


SKYHigh Just Launched Nonstop Flights From Miami to Punta Cana 

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Fast-growing Dominican Republic-based airline SKYHigh has added a major new nonstop route from the United States, Caribbean Journal has learned.  SKYHigh, which just added new flights between the Dominican Republic and St Croix, has just inaugurated a new nonstop route […]

The Westin Punta Cana Has a New Look

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The Westin Punta Cana resort in the Dominican Republic has unveiled a new look, following a refresh project.  The Punta Cana property has “newly refreshed rooms,” along with a pair of new eateries and bars, a new-look lobby and new […]

JetBlue Just Launched New Nonstop Punta Cana Flights 

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It’s been a big start to November for JetBlue, which just added two more nonstop routes to the Caribbean this week. The carrier is now operating nonstop service from Orlando to two destinations in the Dominican Republic: Punta Cana and […]


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