Museum of Royal Houses
The Museum of Royal Houses (Museo de las Casas Reales), is one of the Cultural Monuments of Dominican history as it was one of the buildings constructed by the Spanish during the colonial era. This is in the Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Now a museum, Las Casas Reales used to serve as the home for the representative of the king of Spain.
This Jesuit church, dating back to the 18th century, was designated the National Pantheon in 1956 and...
The Alcázar de Colón, or Columbus Alcazar, located in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, is the oldes...
Escalera interior del Alcazar de Colón en la Ciudad Colonial de Santo Domingo
The Christopher Columbus residence in Santo Domingo is one of the oldest objects of the Colonial Worl...
This is a view of the colonial sewer of the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Park in front of the Catedral Primada de America (First Cathedral of America)
The Monastery of Saint Francis was built on a hill overlooking the entrance to the city by Alsonso de...
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.