Convento de la Orden de los Predicadores
Built in 1510 by Charles V, this is the first convent of the Dominican order founded in the Americas. It also is where Father Bartolomé...
Capilla de la Tercera Orden Dominica
Built in 1729 and the only colonial structure in Santo Domingo that remains fully intact. These days the building is used by the office...
Offering six levels of Spanish-language instruction, this the only language school in the Zona Colonial. A week-long course – the...
Good-looking 20-somethings grind away to loud pop and Latin music at Double’s. Others lounge around in groups downing bottles of...
From the candlelit open-air patio to the soft melodic piano, La Bricola embodies romance – a meal here is the perfect place to pop the...
Parque Duarte information
Lonely Planet review
Parque Duarte in the Zona Colonial is basically a flagstone plaza where you can sit on a bench and feed pigeons. There are, however, several sights that will keep youngsters occupied.