The Dominican Republic is part of a shared territory with Haiti and is also known as Quisqueya. Quisqueya means “mother of all lands” and is the name the indigenous Taino community originally gave the country. If there is one island in the Caribbean where you are sure to find many micro-climates, its the Dominican Republic. From the massive beauty of some of the highest waterfalls, to the fertile valleys of agricultural Constanza, the busy city life of Santo Domingo and Santiago, contrasted with the easy-goingness of San Pedro de Macoris… One is sure to fall in love with this great Caribbean gem!
TI episode 2: Dominican Republic