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    If you go to Punta Cana

    Where to stay

    Paradisus Palma Real Golf &
    Spa Resort

    Playa de Bavaro

    Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    1-809-688-5000

    www.paradisus.com

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    All-inclusive beachfront resort features nine restaurants, three outdoor pools, YHI Spa with Oriental Garden, five tennis courts, convention center, and casino.

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    $220-$3,990 per night, seasonal.

    Tortuga Bay

    Punta Cana

    1-809-959-2262

    www.puntacana.com

    Beachfront villas with one, two, three, and four-bedroom suites designed by Oscar de la Renta, situated along a private white sand beach.

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    $905-$3,370 per night, seasonal.

    Where to gamble

    Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

    Boulevard Turístico del Este, Macao

    1-809-731-0000

    www.hardrockhotelpuntacana.com

    The most elaborate of all the Punta Cana casinos, you can see Madonna’s mirrored limousine and one of Prince’s suits as you walk in to hit the slots or the blackjack table. The hotel also features concerts from big-name performers.