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Petionville Destination Guide

Explore Petionville in Haiti.

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Petionville in the region of Ouest with it's 283,052 inhabitants is located in Haiti - some 4 mi (or 6 km) South-East of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Petionville

Time in Petionville is now 12:27 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Port-au-Prince" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santa Cruz de Barahona, San Juan de la Maguana, Salvaleón de Higüey or Morne Calvaire. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

26°C / 79 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 961.7 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 19th of December 2018
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Thursday, 20th of December 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 30°C (87 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Friday, 21st of December 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 31°C (87 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)

Videos

The Last Seven Years

07:39 min ( December 16, 2010 by Mike Hewitt)
Views: 2,391 - Rating: 5/5

Pictures from the last seven years. Music from: www.youtube.com

Haiti Water Crisis -- What's to be done?

06:38 min ( May 02, 2009 by Haitiwater)
Views: 389,074 - Rating: 4.45098/5

In the wake of the earthquake in Haiti, water relief is very important. International Action is working to provide clean water in this crisis. To donate, go to www.razoo.com and to get updated news go...


The Moment Haiti Earthquake Hits Port-Au...

00:28 min ( January 14, 2010 by newsbizarre)
Views: 185,626 - Rating: 4.34921/5

January 12, 2010 at 4:53:10 PM Haiti, Port-Au Prince. 7 magnitude earthquake hits video....A security camera captures the moment a 7.0 magnitude earthquake strikes the city of Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, d...

Market Walk in Petionville Haiti April...

02:46 min ( May 08, 2011 by GloryWorksMiami)
Views: 790 - Rating: 0/5

"Where do you shop in Haiti?" my friends ask me. Take a walk one block down a market street in Petionville, Haiti, and you will get an idea


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Petionville during the next days.

26
Dec
2018

Clasico 3.0

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
More on eventful.com.

29
Dec
2018

AFROREGGAE 2018

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
More on eventful.com.

05
Jan
2019

Women In Technology Conference In Haiti

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
More on eventful.com.

19
Jan
2019

Salon De La Formation Technique Et Professionnelle - 2e édition

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
More on eventful.com.

20
Jan
2019

Salon De La Formation Technique Et Professionnelle - 2e édition

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
More on eventful.com.

18
May
2019

Haitian Cultural Fair

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Kenscoff

Kenscoff is a town in the Ouest Department of Haiti, located in mountainous country some 10 kilometres to the southeast of the capital Port-au-Prince. The altitude is approximately 1500 meters. Because of its altitude, the temperature is on average cooler than the capital and during winter months it can become quite cold; cold enough to warrant a sweater or a jacket. It has a population of around 4000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.51, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Haiti, Ouest Department, Populated places in Haiti

Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption, Port-au-Prince

The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption (French: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de L'Assomption), often called Port-au-Prince Cathedral (French: Cathédrale de Port-au-Prince), was a cathedral in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Built between 1884 and 1914, it was dedicated on December 13, 1928 (1928-12-13), and became the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Port-au-Prince. The cathedral was destroyed in the 12 January 2010 earthquake.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.51, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:2010 disestablishments, Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince, Churches in Haiti, Destroyed churches, Roman Catholic Church in Haiti, Roman Catholic cathedrals in the Caribbean

Hotel Oloffson

The Hotel Oloffson is an inn in central Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The main structure of the hotel is a 19th century Gothic gingerbread mansion set in a lush tropical garden. The mansion was built as a residence for the powerful Sam family, including two former presidents of Haiti. The hotel was the real-life inspiration for the fictional Hotel Trianon in Graham Greene's famous 1966 novel The Comedians.

More reading: Hotel Oloffson homepage
Located at 18.51, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince, Companies of Haiti, History of Haiti, Hotels established in 1935, Hotels in Haiti

Stade Sylvio Cator

Stade Sylvio Cator is a multi-purpose stadium in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. It is currently used mostly for association football matches, and is turfed with artificial turf. The stadium bears the name of Haitian Olympic medalist Sylvio Cator. With a capacity of 10,500, the structure is undergoing renovation and expansion as of August 2011. It was partly destroyed by the earthquake in Haiti in January 2010, and a tent-city sprouted within its confines.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.51, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Haiti, Buildings and structures in Port-au-Prince, Football venues in Haiti, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums

Bank of the Republic of Haiti

The Bank of the Republic of Haiti (French: Banque de la République d'Haïti, is the central bank of Haiti. The Bank is active in promoting financial inclusion policy and is a member of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion.

More reading: Bank of the Republic of Haiti homepage
Located at 18.51, -72.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1979 establishments in Haiti, Banks established in 1979, Banks of Haiti, Central banks, Economy of Haiti

Quote of the moment

Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.

Paul Theroux