The Dominican Republic is located in the Caribbean on the island of Hispaniola, which it shares with Haiti. Its capital city is Santo Domingo, which is also the largest city in the country. More »

National Geographic and Reise Know-How both offer detailed and informative travel maps of the Dominican Republic, and MapQuest.com offers a good online map of the country. OmniMap.com features a range of Dominican travel... More »

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The Dominican Republic is located on the island of Hispaniola. To the east of Hispaniola is the Atlantic Ocean, and to the west is the Caribbean Sea. The Dominican Republic is part of the Great Antilles archipelago. More »

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The Dominican Republic is located on the island of Hispaniola. To the east of Hispaniola is the Atlantic Ocean, and to the west is the Caribbean Sea. The Dominican Republic is part of the Great Antilles archipelago. More »

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The two countries that share the island of Hispaniola are Haiti and the Dominican Republic. The name Hispaniola is derived from the Spanish "Isla Española," which means "Spanish island." The first colony Christopher Colu... More »

One of the most famous attractions in the Dominican Republic is El Limon, a waterfall located in a mountainous region just outside of Samana. The waterfall is 120 feet high, according to Ministerio de Turismo de Repúblic... More »

The national animal of the Dominican Republic is the Palm Chat. The small songbird is found in abundance on the island nation. More »