Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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Santo Domingo Palm Trees Santo Domingo Harbor National Cathedral
National Cathedral Santo Domingo Building Santo Domingo Cathedral

Santo Domingo is the oldest city established by Europeans in the Caribbean, founded in 1496. The settlement was rebuild in 1502 after a hurricane, and the oldest buildings date from that time. It also claims the oldest university (1538) and bishopric (1547) in the Americas.