Santo Domingo is the first European settlement in the Americas, and as such it is a major cultural Centre with numerous historical places, museums, and enchanting architecture. The colonial city, which features the first cathedral, the first paved road, and the first court in the new world, is an ideal location for unforgettable scenery.
As the major urban region in the country, the city also has a vibrant night life, modern shopping Centres, and a great variety of concerts and shows. In addition, the city is only 30 minutes away from the beaches of Boca Chica, Guayacanes, and Juan Dolio with many resorts and tourist amenities to choose from.
For more information, please visit the official website for Dominican tourism at www.GoDominicanRepublic.com.