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A Vacation Horror Story: Honeymoon Edition02:56
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A person has a drink at Dominicus beach in Bayahibe, La Altagracia province, Dominican Republic. (Erika Santelices/AFP/Getty Images)
A person has a drink at Dominicus beach in Bayahibe, La Altagracia province, Dominican Republic. (Erika Santelices/AFP/Getty Images)

As far as vacation horror stories go, you could probably rank Chris and Mary Darrigo's near the top. Even worse, it was their honeymoon.

When the Williamsville, N.Y., couple traveled to the Dominican Republic to stay in an all-inclusive honeymoon suite, they expected sun, relaxation and a little taste of paradise. What they got instead, among other things, was an earthquake, two trips to the hospital and a near-missed flight home.

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