Santo Domingo Vacations
Santo Domingo Vacations most important tourist destination is the Zona Colonial or Colonial Zone, on the Ozama western bank facing the Caribbean Sea.
Located just two hours south of Miami, the Dominican Republic feels worlds away. Surrounded by translucent turquoise seas and covered with lush mountains and rainforests, this second-largest Caribbean country offers almost 1,000 miles of tropical coastline.
Santo Domingo, on the country south coast, is the capital and the oldest city in the Americas, founded in 1496.
The city cobbled streets feature the continent first cathedral, hospital, chapel and university. Otherwise, Santo Domingo is a modern city divided into two parts by the Ozama River.
The western side is more developed, than the eastern part, known as “Santo Domingo Oriental.”