Cultural Swirl

Discover the clash of two cultures: Haitian and Dominican. A controversial relation, both countries share much more than history.

140 EUR / pers.

Discover the clash of two cultures: Haitian and Dominican. A controversial relation, both countries share much more than history.

140 EUR / pers.

Description

2-4people
6 hours
Santo Domingo
colonial zone, santo domingo

The Cultural Swirl is an experience that will guide you through the intricate relationship between Haiti and Dominican Republic. Often negatively publicised in international media, both countries struggle to solve their own issues. Get to know a bit about history and how dominicans freed themselves from Haitian regime, learn about the amazing independence process of Haiti, visit a Batey and experience the harsh reality of ilegal immigrants, learn about the differences in both countries culture, religion, art and gastronomy.

Highlights

  • visit a batey, an illegal immigrant establishment
  • try creole and dominican food
  • Learn about history between the two countries

Experience type

What's included

  • Snacks and lunch
  • transportation
  • entry to museums or attractions

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