Dominican RepublicChristian Ledesma PeñaJosefina M. París Afugu
Introduction The country is located in Central America and is divided in 36 autonomouscommunities . The capital is Santo Domingo and has over 8.000.000 citizens. The most important beaches are: Bocachica, La Romana, Punta Cana.
MonumentsThe Columbus Lighthouse, commonly known as Columbus Lighthouse and Museum is a monument built to honor Dominican Christopher Columbus who discovered the New World. The house is said to be the remains of the famous Admiral ChristopherColumbus, but actually found in the Cathedral of Seville and several related valuables, which are on public display
food This food is sold in the streets of D.R. They are made off: Flour, water and salt. This dish is typical in Easter Holidays It’s made off: Beans, biscuits, dry grapes, batata and milk of carnesio It’s the most popular food in Dominican Republic it’s called La bandera it’s the official dish of the nation. Contains meet, beans, rice and salad.
SportsIn Dominican Republic there are amany famous athletes such as:Sammy Sosa: Samuel Peralta SosaKelvin (born November 12, 1968 inConsuelo) is a former outfielderwho played in the right position inMajor League Baseball. Betterknown as Sammy Sosa. I did 600home runesFelix Sánchez: Felix Sanchez (NewYork, August 30, 1977) is a track andfield athlete from the DominicanRepublic, Olympic champion inAthens in 2004 and in 2012 inLondon in the discipline of 400hurdles, considered the greatestathlete in the history of theDominican Republic
PartiesCarnival: It’s one of the twopopular celebrations in DominicanRepublic.The people wear customs ofdemons, also the woman wear amangulina custom, this custom isfor dance perico ripiao.Perico Ripiao: It’s PericoRipiao a set of three or fourmusicians, whose specialty is torun Dominican folk rhythms,especially merengue, or carabinémangulina.
MusicDominican Republic is a country Omega: It’s a mambo andwith a lot of caribbean styles of merengue singer it’smusic such as merengue, salsa, famous by his style of singmambo, bachata, etc. and by his phrase El fuerteLet’s talk about some famousartist of Dominican Republic.Ramón Orlando: It’s a composerof classical, modern and ofcourse merengue music, he’svery famous by his song: El venao Tercer Cielo: It’s a marriage, whose lyrics reflect messages of love, joy peace. They are famous for the way they produce songs, a new and innovative way. Also known as a Christian group for over 10 years