The Dominican Republic is a Caribbean country that occupies the eastern half of the island of Hispaniola, which it shares with Haiti. Dominican Republic is home to Pico Duarte (map), the Caribbean’s tallest mountain peak, and Lake Enriquillo (map), its largest lake and lowest elevation. Besides white sand beaches and mountain landscapes, the country is home to the oldest European city in the Americas, now part of *Santo Domingo (1495 y.). >> Colonial City of Santo Domingo – UNESCO
*Punta Cana: This resort area is located in the extreme east of the Dominican Republic, and it is one of the most important places for the realization of tourism in the country. *La Romana: One of the main options for foreign tourists when choosing a destination for their holidays.
Bus and Ship schedule in Dominican Republic >> www.horariodebuses.com
Try to avoid being alone in cities as muggings are fairly common.