The national flower of the Dominican Republic is the Bayahibe rose. The rose was officially declared the nation's flower on July 12, 2011. More »

Notable Dominican women include author Julia Alvarez, actress Zoe Saldana and actress Josefina Baez. Others are Rosa Silverio, a poet and storyteller, and Amelia Vega, an actress and former Miss Universe. 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 flower of the cassia fistula tree is the national flower of Thailand. This flower is known in Thai as ratchaphruek, is bright yellow in color and is referred to as the royal flower. More »

No individual flower serves as the national flower for Great Britain itself. Instead, each province within Great Britain has its own national flower. England has the rose, Scotland has the thistle, Wales has the daffodil... More »

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

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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