) is a city in the Ouest Department
. It is located 12.9 kilometers (8 miles) to the northeast of Haiti's capital city, Port-au-Prince
Croix-des-Bouquets is a Northern Suburb in the Port-Au-Prince Metropolitan area. Haiti is world famous for it's exuberant art, richly influenced by nature, history and religion, both Christian
. The entire village of Croix des Bouquets is a good example of Haitian creativity - it resonates with the sounds of clanging and banging of the mallets and chisels in the process of transforming raw metal into stunning, and often haunting, iron sculptures.