Dominican Republic
Photos [downloadable for reports]
Maps & Flag [downloadable for reports]
The Land
  • Caribbean Journal of Science (Caribjsci) - This peer-reviewed print and online journal publishes articles, research notes, and book reviews on Caribbean botany, zoology, ecology, conservation biology and management, geology, archaeology, and paleontology.
  • Dominican Republic (CIA World Factbook) - This website features up-to-date information about the people, land, economy, and government of the Dominican Republic. It also briefly covers transnational issues.
  • Dominican Republic (Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism) - This is the official site of the Dominican Republic Ministry of Tourism. In addition to practical information for travelers, it describes the country’s history, arts, culture, sports, geography, climate, and more.
  • Weather ( - Get the current weather conditions for Santo Domingo and other cities in the Dominican Republic.
History and Government
The People
Cultural Life
The Economy
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