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basic questions for my first visit

airport transport to and from hotel - staying at the sivory - best value - book advance or take care of it at the airport

i've heard about beach fleas - do the hotels have bug repellent or should i bring my own.

lastly - love folk art. i'd buy off the street - any markets or areas within sivory area?

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1. Re: basic questions for my first visit

Definitely bring your own bug spray. Stuff like that is very expensive at the resorts.

I always take a taxi. It's pretty much the same price as a pre-arranged private transfer. $70 each way to Sivory. And it's easy to get a taxi.

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2. Re: basic questions for my first visit

Sivory is the last stop as far as resorts so I would imagine the cab ride is at least $60 each way. Maybe more.The cabbies have set rates for hotels so make sure the price is quoted prior to taking the ride. If you want to pre-arrange a tranfer.....

IBK services can arrange for a pickup with the price already quoted

bdejesus@ibkservicio​s.com

I would take bug spray and sun screen with you. Those items can be quite expensive on the resort.

I have heard of beach markets in that area but have not been that far north. Most resorts allow vendors on sight for one evening a week to sell thier wares.

Here is a map of your location

puntacanatv.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/P…

Have a great trip!

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good to know

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4. Re: basic questions for my first visit

i would definitely take a cab and get him to stop at a store for a couple of beer for the ride...dito above posts...

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temps day and night 3rd week of march - need sleeves for evening/

how long is the ride to the resort

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6. Re: basic questions for my first visit

It will be about an hour cab ride.

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7. Re: basic questions for my first visit

We always go 1st week of April.

No need for long sleeves.

Even my southern bred wife never gets chilly

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