We had been to santo domingo for new year celebration first time due to which many places were not open I guess. so we couldn't visit this place but happened to see from outside. Would want to visit from inside on our next visit for sure.
It's nice to see the presidential building this close. It's a beautiful building. We could not go inside that day , but it was still a great experience to see this grand building with its beautiful gardens. Don't miss it.
As you drive through the neighborhood, this area seems like just an upscale neighborhood. It is not like a metro area surrounded by many tall buildings juxtaposed to one another. This is where the presidential palace is erected. The main entrance has about half a dozen guards and no visitors are allowed inside. So you can peek out. At least... 更多
by all means, when you drive by this place while on a day in Sto. Dgo., ask your driver to stop by the south gate of the palace, although its charm does not compare to the beefeater, yet, you may ask the guards to pose for a photo, and they won't ask for a dollar (like Hollywood Blvd.) If you... 更多
Our tour stopped here for about 15 minutes. It was perfect just to take a few pictures from the outside. Not sure if you can get inside this place or not but I wouldn't go out of the way to visit it.
Part of our full-day Santo Domingo day tour. Pleasant. Was told not always possible to stop the tour bus there especially when events are present. We were fortunate and rushed out to take some photographs ( and with the front gate-guards too ). It's an election year, so lots of posters and banners around anda little more meaningful. Be careful... 更多