5 days ago · Sosúa is a beach town in the Puerto Plata province of the Dominican Republic. Located approximately 4 miles (6.4 km) from the Gregorio Luperón International Airport in San Felipe de Puerto Plata. The town is accessed primarily by Camino Cinco, or Highway 5, which runs the country's North coastline.
On Columbus's return during his second voyage, he established the settlement of La Isabela in what is now Puerto Plata on Jan. 1494, while he sent Alonso de Ojeda to search for gold in the region. In 1496, Bartholomew Columbus , Christopher's brother, built the city of Santo Domingo , Western Europe's first permanent settlement in the " New ...
4 days ago · The Distrito Nacional was created in 1936. Prior to this, the Distrito National was the old Santo Domingo Province, in existence since the country's independence in 1844. It is not to be confused with the new Santo Domingo Province split off from it in 2001.
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Oct 19, 2020 · In his second trip to America, he founded the first European city in the continent, La Isabela, near the present city of Puerto Plata.  Later, Bartholomew Columbus founded the city of Santo Domingo , the oldest permanent European city in the Americas.
4 days ago · The COVID-19 pandemic in the Dominican Republic is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The virus was confirmed to have reached the Dominican Republic on 1 March 2020.
Oct 13, 2020 · Barahona, also known as Santa Cruz de Barahona, is the main city of the Barahona Province, in the south of the Dominican Republic.It is one of the most important cities on the island, with a very active port and many ecotourism attractions.
4 days ago · On February 6, 1996, Birgenair Flight 301 was bound for Frankfurt, Germany, but crashed shortly after take-off from Puerto Plata Airport into the Atlantic Ocean 26 kilometres off-shore. All 176 passengers and 13 crew members, among them 164 Germans, were killed.
Roberto Cofresí y Ramírez de Arellano (June 17, 1791 – March 29, 1825), better known as El Pirata Cofresí, was a pirate from Puerto Rico.He was born into a noble family, but the political and economic difficulties faced by the island as a colony of the Spanish Empire during the Latin American wars of independence meant that his household was poor.
Oct 14, 2020 · Conception Bay South is a town located on the southern shore of Conception Bay on the Avalon Peninsula of the island of Newfoundland, Province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. The town is commonly called C.B.S. - Wikipedia. Things to do in Conception Bay South
Oct 12, 2020 · There are 4 ways to get from Fátima to Seville by bus, plane or car. Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.