A lot of expectations are usually built around the annual family holiday. And choosing the right vacation spot can be quite a challenge when one has to keep each person 鈥 檚 interest and preference in mind. Which is exactly why Punta Cana is an ideal family holiday sport; it has something for everyone. Depending on what your and your family 鈥檚 idea of a vacation is, Punta Cana on the East coast of the Dominican Republic will offer you myriad options in terms of events, activities, hotels, shopping, etc. The best part about Punta Cana in the Caribbean is its all year long tropical weather. It gives North Americans and Western Europeans some much needed break from the harsh winters in their countries. Tropical sunshine makes it possible to engage in numerous outdoor activities; everything from surfing to underwater excursions to golf games to sun tanning in your favorite bathing suit. Since Punta Cana is a very tourist friendly place, families have absolutely no problem venturing around. The locals are friendly and accommodating and the various modes of transport make it easy for you to move around on your own. If you simply detest the idea of living in a frigid hotel while vacationing, then you will love to stay in the vacation rentals of Punta Cana. Equipped with all the modern amenities, these rentals are ideal for long family holidays. And the best part is they make you feel right at home. Guided tours are another way of exploring the various treasures of Punta Cana. The safaris, water sports, adventure day trips, golf courses, etc. ensure that people of all age groups with varied interest have a rocking time here. Stating that Punta Cana has a vivacious nightlife is an understatement. Hordes of cafes, clubs, casinos and restaurants line the picture perfect lanes of Punta Cana. So you can either chug your favorite cocktail, try your hand at the Russian Roulette, have a gourmet meal of dance till the wee hours of the morning. In the last few years, vacationers who have visited Punta Cana a few times have actually invested in a second home here. Plush condos, villas, beachfront properties and houses are all up for grabs here. And you can give your Punta Cana apartment on rent when not occupied by you or your family. Living it up 鈥?Caribbean style!