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Dominican Republic, the No. 1 Caribbean destination

Dominican Republic, the No. 1 Caribbean destination

Dominican Republic, the No. 1 Caribbean destination

Santo Domingo, the Dominican capital was the first European settlement in the New World. Christopher Columbus reached the island back in 1492, when it was inhibited by Taino tribes. ¬†After almost three hundred years on Spanish, French and Haitian periods of domination the Dominican Republic won its independence for a short period of time in 1821. (more…)