The Dominican Republic comprises of 31 provinces which are further divided into municipalities. It is the second largest nation in the Caribbean.
The capital is Santo Domingo which is the oldest permanent settlement in the Western Hemisphere that was founded in 1496.
The official language spoken in the Dominican Republic is Spanish although English, Italian, French and German are also spoken all over the country.
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Is located on the island of Hispaniola between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean and is part of the Greater Antilles archipelago.
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