You cannot reach the same level of relaxation in any USA park as you can in Parque Colon, Santo Domingo. Their are plenty of sidewalk cafes surrounding the area that you can get a beer and relax in the park with no worries.
I'm a local who is totally in love with the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo. Specially Parque Colón It is perfect to take your coffee, talk, waste time... It is never clean tho, and never empty. Unless you are really interested in some architectural and historical information don't pay for a guide, they are damn expensive and you can find... 更多
The church next to the square is where Christopher Columbus was first buried before reburial in Spain. Also, Pope John Paul visited this church. State of Columbus at the center of the square. Relaxing with locals and tourists around. I've been here many times over the years, and it's funny how I'll see the same locals each year. Quickly falling... 更多