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Nature Reserve in Baní

Monumento Natural Dunas de las Calderas

This protected reserve, part of the Península de las Salinas, is 20 sq km of gray-brown sand mounds, some as high as 12m. A guided tour offers views of the dunes and beaches beyond and is well worth a look if you wa…
Italian in Baní

Pala Pizza

Yes, it’s a chain, but this is Baní and locals swear it’s better than anything else nearby. Think of it as a Dominican Pizza Hut: there’s perfectly decent pizza (think Chicago style, wheat crust, stuffed crust – it …