Local Information

Map of the Dominican Republic

Welcome, the purpose of this page is to share and exchange information about the Dominican Republic and Santo Domingo!

We have collected some information for you so that you can learn more about and explore the Dominican Republic. Locals can help us make this page better by sending us information about their favorite places throughout the DR.  So, if you have found a fantastic or interesting place to visit (not an all-inclusive hotel or similar places which are highly advertised already) in the country, please send us a short description and a photo, if available, and we will post the information.


COUNTRY INFORMATION


WEATHER


NEWS

  • DR1.COM provides local news and information about travel, business, living and legal issues in the Dominican Republic. This is an excellent site to get you started with exploring the DR.
  • DOMINICANREPUBLIC.COM
  • LISTIN DIARIO, the biggest newspaper in the country.
  • HOY is another local newspaper.


SANTO DOMINGO


MOVING TO / LIVING IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC


TRAVEL SITES OF THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

The web links listed below share a wealth of information about traveling in the Dominican Republic


LEISURE TIME

•   Las Colinas, in Arroyo Hondo
•   Nitram, on Carretera Duarte behind Carrefour
•   Feria Ganadera, on Nuñez de Cáceres


CULTURE