Historia de Sosua

A finales del Siglo XIX  la United Fruit Company, adquirió una gran extensión de terrenos alrededor de Sosúa y Cabarete para el cultivo de guineos o bananas y caña de azúcar. La llamada Compañia Bananera, estableció sus oficinas administrativas, barracas y casas para sus ejecutivos, en el área conocida como El Batey, en Sosúa. El […]

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Attractions Catalog: Things to Do in the north coast of the Dominican Republic

Jeweish Museum of Sosua Learn about the industrious Europeans who fled Nazi Europe–after being granted visas from then-Dominican leader and dictator Rafael Trujillo–and started their life anew as cattle ranchers and farmers in Sosúa in the 1940s. Address: Calle Dr. Alejo Martinez, El Batey, Sosua Phone Number: (809) 571 1386 or (809) 440 9981 El […]

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Getting to know the Caribbean’s most geographically diverse country

Geography Dominican Republic is a country located on the island of Hispaniola in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region. It occupies the eastern five-eighths of the island, which it shares with the nation of Haiti. The Dominican Republic is the second-largest Caribbean nation by area (after Cuba) at 48,671 square kilometers (18,792 sq […]

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Overview of the Dominican Republic: the most visited destination in the Caribbean

Dominican Republic (DR) is a democratic nation with a population of over 10 million people with a territory stretching 48,442 square kilometers (18,704 square miles). That’s just over twice the size of New Jersey, or nearly the size of Costa Rica. Its coveted shores face the Caribbean Sea in the south, and the Atlantic Ocean […]

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Sosúa, Dominican Republic

Sosúa has everything you’re looking for on a beach. Crystal clear waters full of corals, perfect for snorkeling and scuba diving. Once out of the water, you will discover sand of various colors and numerous beach huts. This small enclave of the Dominican Republic was once a safe place for Jewish refugees. Its historical places […]

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