The Dominican Republic is located near the middle of the Caribbean and is Southeast of Florida and shares an island with Haiti. Half the island is Haiti and the other half Dominican.
The Capital of the Dominican Republic is Santo Domingo. Santo Domingo is one of the Dominicans oldest cities, dating back to the 1500's. It is also very cosmopolitan and is known for its nightlife.
El Museo Del Amber
The Amber Museum. An outstanding example of Victorian architecture, the museum houses a unique collection of valuable Dominican amber. Experts say this amber is known to be the most transparent in the world. Amber is classified as semiprecious and is actually tree sap that has hardened for millions of years, capturing many fossils of plant and insect life.