Ultimate Guide to a Saona Island Day Excursion

Saona Island is absolutely considered ‘the place to go’ in the Dominican Republic. It has dreamy beaches, it’s stacked with coconut palms and it featured on a Bounty advert. It’s quite literally paradise.  That said, it does have a few cons to balance out its pros, which I’ll sum up later in the post. For now, here’s everything you need…
Saona Island, Dominican Republic
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Where to Surf in Punta Cana: A Day at Macao Beach

We had an agreement for our holiday this year that wherever we went, Darryl would be able to surf. Admittedly Punta Cana isn’t known for its surfing spots as the waves are better in the north, so it was a bit of a risk, but Google saved the day and we managed to track down a place called Macao Surf…
Macao Beach, Punta Cana
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Review: Hotel Riu Republica, Punta Cana

I haven’t stayed at a RIU hotel since I was a child so booking one this year for our anniversary trip to Punta Cana seemed like a good shout, especially as there were six RIUs to choose from. And trust me I’d know because our coach stopped at every single one (one of the cons of inclusive airport transfers). Anyway,…
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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Travel Vlog | Dominican Republic

If I’ve learned one thing from travel vlogging so far it’s to reduce the amount of tech I film on to avoid spending almost 12 hours sifting through endless footage on two cameras, one GoPro and an iPhone. *Makes mental note*. Anyway, we returned from the Dominican Republic on Thursday and my third vlog is HERE! In this vlog we…
Dominican Republic
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