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City founded


Founded by

Cristopher Columbus

La FOrtaleza de Ozama

oldest military fort in Americas

El Faro a Colon

monument in honor of Columbus. Built in the form ofa cross, cultral center

El locrio dominicano

rise and meat dish similar to paella

Habichuelas con dulce

traditional Dominicanan dessert with beans

Los Tres Ojos

park with clear lakes below ground level


indigenous leader who faught against the Europeans in the 15th century

La Trinitaria

national flower of the Dominican Republic

La Bachata

social gathering;type of music, reflects rural themes and low class people.

Instruments in la bachata

bongo, congos, drums, etc.

cuidad nueva

first neighborhood built outside the colonial center of town

El merengue

national dance of the D.R. Mix of European and African elements

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