Caribbean

Dominican Republic

Population: 10.74 Million

The Basics

Population
10.74 Million
Language
Spanish
Religions
57% Catholic, 23% Protestant

The Dominican Republic is a tropical Caribbean paradise. From the coastlines to the spectacular mountainous beauty, you will discover a collision of cultures on this island where European, African, and Caribbean peoples once converged. Its colonial history has marked it in many ways, from Spanish cathedrals and fortresses to the ethnically diverse people. The people are friendly and warm, and you’ll surely witness how God is moving in amazing ways to bring the Dominican people into a deeper understanding of His love.

Culture
Baseball is the most popular sport in the Dominican Republic.

Domincan people love music and dancing.
Explore
This island is full of beaches! Explore Punta Cana or Boca Chica.

Santo Domingo is a colonial Spanish town with lots of Cathedrals and castles to explore.

On the Ground

Posts from racers on the ground in Dominican Republic

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