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Walking about

scotland
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Walking about

Id like to go to hard rock cafe, other restaurants outside my resort at Riu palace. But I'm not sure how easy it is to get about. Are places easy and safe enough to walk to or is there reliable taxis?

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If I'm not mistaken, the Hard Rock Café is over in the Palma Real shopping center, which is pretty far from the Riu complex, so not sure if that's walkable (it's not at the Hard Rock Resort and Casino). Taxis are readily available - just ask the bell staff at the front entrance to call one for you. Not that you can't venture out on foot, and see what you can see... just that distances can be great, from point to point.

scotland
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Are taxis expensive? I checked and apparently its a two hour walk from my resort, lol.

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Expensive? It's all relative, I guess. I think they're reasonably priced, but that's because the last time I took a taxi was in London... hahaha... not cheap. Don't take them in NYC except on very rare occasions. If you want to go to places like Hard Rock Café, then really, a taxi is your only option....

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Yeah, punta Cana is comprised of many little "areas" outside of various resorts. So getting from area to area can be a bit of an expense. There is the option of hiring a driver for the day, that way at least you can go to the various areas you want to go, and add a few more areas you never thought of to justify the expense.

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Hard Rock Hotel/Casino is about a 2 mile walk down the beach (to the west) from the Riu Palace. Around the point at the 1 mile mark is the Barcelo .... hotels will end, less than 1 mile after that is the Hard Rock.

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think they mean hard rock cafe ....different place Mais

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After you walk just over 5 miles to your right as you face the ocean, you will come to a place called Bibijagua. From there you walk up the road about a mile...turn right for approx 1/2 an mile and you are there! Easy...eh???

Better bet is to walk out to the bus stop about a 1/4 mile out from the Riu main gate. From there you can catch a bus to Friusa and then take one to Palma Real....where Hard Rock Cafe is located.

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PCMike

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