Alcazar De Colon - Stanto Domingo - Dominican Republic
The Alcázar de Colón, or Columbus Alcazar, located in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, is the oldest Viceregal residence in America, and forms part of the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo World Heritage Site. The building houses the Museo Alcázar de Diego Colón, whose collection exhibits the Caribbean's most important ensemble of European late medieval and Renaissance works of art, which were acquired in the 1950s.
Escalera interior del Alcazar de Colón en la Ciudad Colonial de Santo Domingo
This is a view of the colonial sewer of the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Now a museum, Las Casas Reales used to serve as the home for the representative of the king of Spain.
The Museum of Royal Houses (Museo de las Casas Reales), is one of the Cultural Monuments of Dominican...
Centro de la Imagen (Image Center) is an art gallery and museum located in the colonial city of Santo...
This Jesuit church, dating back to the 18th century, was designated the National Pantheon in 1956 and...
The floating bridge was built as a temporary alternative to connect the Port Avenue and Avenue Spain ...
The Monastery of Saint Francis was built on a hill overlooking the entrance to the city by Alsonso de...
Park in front of the Catedral Primada de America (First Cathedral of America)
The Dominican Republic is a nation on the island of Hispaniola, part of the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The western third of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti, making Hispaniola one of two Caribbean islands, along with Saint Martin, that are shared by two countries. Both by area and population, the Dominican Republic is the second largest Caribbean nation (after Cuba), with 48,442 square kilometres (18,704 sq mi) and an estimated 10 million people.