Zona Colonial is the colonial city of Santo Domingo, site of the first cathedral, hospital, and university in the Americas. It was founded 6 years after Columbus landed in the Americas.
In 2013, the Dominican Republic took away citizenship from thousands of people with migrant descent. This jeopardized human rights and the DR government is still trying to fix it today.
I mainly focused on the culture of food in the Dominican Republic, so that is the most important section to me and the one you should look at first. All of the other cultural elements are still important though.
This is a description of the history and geography of Pico Duarte mountain, as well as ways to climb it