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Alto de Las Piedras Destination Guide

Delve into Alto de Las Piedras in Dominican Republic!

Alto de Las Piedras in the region of Hato Mayor is located in Dominican Republic - some 50 mi (or 81 km) North-East of Santo Domingo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Alto de Las Piedras is now 04:10 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Santo Domingo" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Yanigua, Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, San Pedro de Macorís, Puerto Plata or San Juan. While being here, make sure to check out Paso de la Cana, Palmarito, Los Cacaillos, Los Cacaillos, La Tentacion and El Valle as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Where's Wally? Episode 1 - Dominican Rep...

04:50 min ( May 22, 2009 by livingcolorstudios)
Views: 796 - Rating: 5/5

Where's Wally? A brief review of travel destinations. In this episode Wally travels to the Dominican Republic. Here are some recommended places to stay at and visit: Hotel: Sirenis Cocotal/Tropical Su...

Samana Bay Dominican Republic Geographic...

04:45 min ( October 15, 2009 by JCVdude)
Views: 1,317 - Rating: 5/5

From Islands and caves to mangroves, Samana Bay is a nature lovers paradise. This is the Dominican Republic

Tour Samana With Terry #9 Excursion to L...

00:56 min ( February 13, 2011 by samana04)
Views: 428 - Rating: 5/5

The Los Haitises National Park Preserve is a very beautiful, untouched, lush Rain-Forest area. This tour consists of a scenic boat ride across the bay to the Nature Preserve/Bird Sanctuary area, Picto...

Mit der Fähre nach Sabana de la Mar

05:32 min ( March 22, 2011 by MichaelRicoRico)
Views: 264 - Rating: 0/5

Diesmal sind wir mit der Fähre von Santa Bárbara de Samaná nach Sabana de la Mar gefahren. Für die 18 km benötigt das Schiff 1,5 Stunden. Uns gegenüber sass ein Dominikaner mit einem Kampfhahn. ...

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Interesting facts about this location

Sabana de la Mar Airport

Sabana de la Mar National Airport is located in Sabana de la Mar, Hato Mayor, northeast Dominican Republic, and is only used for emergency landings and private flights.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.98, -69.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Airports in the Dominican Republic

Los Haitises National Park

Los Haitises National Park is a national park located on the remote northeast coast of the Dominican Republic. It is a protected virgin forest with little road access. The number of tourists allowed is limited, but since 2000 it has been a relatively popular destination for ecotourism. Haitis (singular) means highland or mountain range in the Taíno language, although the elevation of the park's hills ranges from 30–40 m ( ). There is a multitude of caverns created by water erosion.

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Located at 18.98, -69.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Biota of Hispaniola, Hato Mayor Province, National parks of the Dominican Republic, Protected areas established in 1976

Samaná Bay

Samaná Bay is a bay in the eastern Dominican Republic. The Yuna River flows into the Samaná Bay, and it is located south of the town and peninsula of Samaná. Among its features are protected islands that serve as nesting sites for pelicans and frigate birds, caves with pre-Columbian pictographs and petroglyphs, and mangrove-lined river tributaries. In the winter, many whales calve in the bay.

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Located at 18.98, -69.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Bays of the Atlantic Ocean, Bays of the Dominican Republic, Samaná Province

Action of 18 October 1782

The Action of 18 October 1782 was a minor naval engagement of the American War of Independence, in which the French 74-gun ship of the line Scipion, accompanied by a frigate, was chased by two ships of the line, HMS London and Torbay. Outmanoeuvering her larger opponents, Scipion obtained a favourable position that allowed her to rake HMS London, causing severe damage and escaping. The British resumed the chase, and Scipion struck a rock in Samana Bay, becoming a total loss.

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Located at 18.98, -69.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Conflicts in 1782, Naval battles involving France, Naval battles involving Great Britain, Naval battles of the American Revolutionary War

Hato Mayor del Rey

Hato Mayor del Rey is the capital of Hato Mayor Province, Dominican Republic. It is bordered on the North by the municipalities of El Valle and Sabana de la Mar, on the South by the San Pedro de Macorís Province, on the East by the El Seibo Province and on the West by the municipality of Bayaguana, Monte Plata. It is located 27 kilometers from the San Pedro de Macorís Province and 110 kilometers from the capital city of Santo Domingo.

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Located at 18.98, -69.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Hato Mayor Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic