Punta Cana is a place like no other and offers incredible scenery, beaches, surf, kind and welcoming people, flavorful food from street vendors and fine dining restaurants, and prices that are easy on the wallet…if you know where to go. It’s a place where you can relax by the pool or seaside, and experience adventure.
Not surprisingly, what you enjoy most is the people. They’re warm, welcoming and generous. They are modest, yet proud of their island paradise, and most happy to welcome you- making each adventure a memorable one.
I want to share these 5 photos that will hopefully fuel your inspiration to get out to travel this island paradise, and experience the culture for yourself. See Punta Cana through the eyes of local residents.
A surf spot, although the surf had died down by the time this photo was taken.
Photo by Luxury Wedding Islands, Wedding Planners in Punta Cana.
An infinity pool at a private home on the Cocotal Golf & Country Club.
Photo taken by me on our last home.
Mano Juan at Saona Island
A small town almost untouched from the tourism boom seen throughout the Dominican Republic.
Photo taken by me on a recent trip.
While Punta Cana generally would conjure up images of beachside relaxation, there’s no shortage of adventure to be had.
Photo submitted by Karen Ann St. Clair (Peterson), local expat and entrepreneur.
And lastly, be sure to take some time to find your inner Zen.
Photo from Toque Holistico in Bavaro.