Dominican Republic Info
Capital City: Santo Domingo
The Dominican Republic is a Caribbean country that occupies the eastern two-thirds of the Caribbean island of Hispaniola. The western one-third of Hispaniola is occupied by the country of Haiti. To the north lies the North Atlantic Ocean, while the Caribbean Sea lies to the south.
Tropical maritime with little seasonal temperature variation. There is a seasonal variation in rainfall. The island lies in the middle of the hurricane belt and is subject to severe storms from June to October. It experiences occasional flooding and periodic droughts.
Rugged highlands and mountains with fertile valleys interspersed.
National parks ▪
Los Haitises National Park
Jaragua National Park
National Park Isla Cabritos
Armando Bermudez National Park
Jose Del Carmen Ramirez National Park
Sierra del Bahoruco National Park
Parque Nacional del Este
Monte Cristi National Park
Parque Historico La Isabela