About Dominican Republic
The Dominican Republic is a country in the Caribbean which shares the island of Hispaniola with Haiti, and is surrounded by the North Atlantic Ocean to the north and the Caribbean Sea to the south. The tourism sector has grown rapidly in the Dominican Republic in recent years as it is perfect for adventure tourists and luxury holidaymakers alike.
Away from the towns, there are rainforests, deserts and swamps waiting to be explored, while the northern area is home to luxury resorts. The people of the Dominican Republic are renowned for being extremely friendly, and you may find yourself being pulled up to dance to some traditional Caribbean beats. Fans of architecture will love the grand colonial styles found in the Zona Colonial in capital Santo Domingo.