Archive for Punta Cana Activities
Stand Up Paddle Boarding (or SUP) is the new and fastest growing water sport on the planet. You stand on a large surfboard and use a paddle to move across the water. You’ve probably seen photos of celebrities posing on their SUP boards. One reason for its popularity is because it is so easy to learn and you don’t need to be a surfer or super athlete to try it. If you can kneel down on all fours and then stand up unaided – you can SUP! Read More→
Punta Cana Things To Do
Bring out the inner Tarzan (or Jane) in you and fly through the Dominican jungle on a zip line!
This Punta Cana Zip Line Canopy Adventure tour consists of 8 cable lines where you’ll slide through the tree tops and over open mountain valleys getting a bird’s eye view of the Anumaya Mountain range and countryside north of Punta Cana. Read More→
A crowded north coast public beach at Semana Santa
photo courtesy of dailylivinginthedr.blogspot.com
Thurs 21st to Sun 24th April 2011 is taken as holiday by most Dominicans to celebrate “Semana Santa” or Holy Week (Easter Week).
During this holiday period most of the island’s population migrate to the beaches for heavy partying involving copious amounts of rum. Expect areas around public beach access points to be more crowded than usual.
Note: on Good Friday, April 22nd 2011, all watersports and other land based excursions are prohibited. Read More→