A Weekend Guide to Santo Domingo — Are you looking for a city that offers up historic charm with a modern twist? Consider taking a weekend visit to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, where you'll be immersed in a unique world of Latin culture infused with international flair. Use this weekend guide to Santo Domingo to discover where to eat, where to stay, and what to do!
Santo Domingo, like other capital cities, has everything from a sprawling Downtown to a bustling China Town, but the most picturesque part of the city (besides the El Conde walkway that follows the edge of the crazy-turquoise Caribbean Sea) is Zona Colonial. This old colonial zone is home to charming homes, ancient ruins and an increasing number of boutique style hotels and acclaimed restaurants. AKA it’s a great place to plan your visit and here are some tips.