Got your tickets booked and your suitcase ready to go? Read on for a few basic Santo Domingo tips before you set your foot out the door.
Santo Domingo, the capital of Dominican Republic, is 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the southeast from the significant city, Santiago.
2,200,000 friendly locals live in this part of Dominican Republic.
Who doesn't appreciate the finer things in life? If you want to indulge for a couple of nights, check in to the JW Marriott Hotel Santo Domingo (Winston Churchill Avenue No. 93,ensanche) or the Casas del XVI (Calle Padre Billini No. 252). If you're simply looking for a cosy room to catch up on sleep, don't worry! There are options for you too. The Hotel Doña Elvira (207 Padre Billini) and the Casa Naemie (CALLE ISABEL LA CATOLICA #11) are some wallet-friendly alternatives.
Interested in the mysterious marine realm? Get close to amazing animals and learn about the mysteries of our planet's vast blue waters at National Aquarium. Seeking some more options? Palace of Fine Arts puts on a variety of performances, festivals and events throughout the year. Check out the events guide for your next activity. But there's more. The intimacy and accomplishment of theater has to be experienced. Book your ticket for a performance at National Theater and experience the magic for yourself!