Month: March 2015

All works out well for jilted British groom

All works out well for jilted British groom

The jilted British groom who made an online appeal to find a woman to join him on his would-be honeymoon trip to Punta Cana is happy about how the vacation turned out. After his fiancee called off the wedding, John Whitbread chose Kelly Wood to accompany him on the trip. Whitbread had already paid for the vacation and did not want it to go to waste.
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-leicestershire-31722321

Punta Cana gets more flights from Germany

Punta Cana gets more flights from Germany

Minister of Tourism Francisco Javier Garcia, heading the Dominican delegation to the Berlin Tourism Fair (ITB) announced that Condor would be adding two more flights to Punta Cana, the DR’s busiest airport, one from Munich and another from Frankfurt. Lufthansa affiliate Eurowings is also launching a weekly flight to Punta Cana and two to La Romana, both from Cologne. Garcia expressed satisfaction with the upward trend in German travel to the Dominican Republic in 2014 (8.1%), which is expected to continue in 2015 with the new flights. He forecast a 15% increase in travel from Germany this year.