Recent content by Mcinbrass

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    Fuentes Opus X

    You are correct buy at the supermarket, that's the cheapest place outside of going up to Tambiril and visiting the factories there.
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    First Place You Visited In DR

    Puerto Plata, stayed at the Flamenco. Made friends w a few hotel workers sho took us out of the resort and cooked for us arroz con pollo y tostones, Send tome cooked lambicito con tostones. A Presidente grande at that time was 15 pesos.
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    Anciano gringo 1 - Ladrone muchacho 0

    All too familiar tale these days. Lucky it wasnt a gun. No tourists means alot of desparate thugs.
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    Somewhere along the line you are going to get scammed, hustled or outright robbed, its just a fact. This one is minor trust me.
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    are hotel room safes "safe?"

    The hotel safe will protect your valuables from any "guest" you bring into your room unless they see you enter the combination. Depending on the hotel it might or might not protect your valuable from unscrupulous staff members. Generally though in the larger hotels(Jaragua, Sheraton etc.) there...
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    Crown Royal whiskey.........

    Is there adulterated alcohol in DR? Yes or no. Is the problem widespread? Yes or no. Then how can you trust any bottle?
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    True, but hes going to have to pay it. Unless he gets a ride from a fren
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    Crown Royal whiskey.........

    Most likely whatever you come across will be adulterated and not fit for consumption. Beware of any alcohol sold in DR including the Rum believe it or not.
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    1000 is less than $20. How much are you trying to save by posting this thread and penny pinching it?
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    There is a very agressive taxi mafia in PC/Bavaro. There have been news reports of the taxistas physically attacking/threatening and damaging "unauthorized" taxi drivers and their vehicles which includes uber. I suppose the reason its tolerated in other areas of the country i.e. Capital is...
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    The taxis in PC are abusive expensive try uber but I don't think it works just suck it up and pay it.
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    Of course it does, there is only 1.
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    Punta Cana to Santo Domingo: which bus station

    https://www.expresobavaro.com/estacion-autobuses-bavaro-punta-cana
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    Goya to distribute Café Santo Domingo in New York area

    Dominican coffee is inferior to even Brazilian. I drink it when Im in DR but I would never buy it otherwise.