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Airports in San Juan

The city of San Juan is served by Luis Munoz Marin International Airport. It is the busiest airport in the Caribbean region by passenger traffic. The airport is the main gateway into Puerto Rico and the country’s main connection to the United States. Luis Munoz Marin International Airport is a joint civil-military public international airport that is located about 5 kilometres away from San Juan. It offers several scheduled flights to popular destinations including Frankfurt, Panama City, Atlanta, and Chicago. Passengers can commute to and from the airport using car rental services.

Explore Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo (Spanish for ‘Saint Dominic’) is the capital and largest city in the Dominican Republic. It doubles up as the most populated metropolitan region in the Caribbean and the oldest continuously inhabited European settlement in the Americas and was the first seat of the Spanish colonial rule in the New World. Santo Domingo is the site of the first university, cathedral, castle, monastery, and fortress in the Americas. You should visit here for two of its internationally renowned festivals- Merengue Festival in the summer and Carnival in the spring. These festivals are madhouse celebrations involving local dance and music culture.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

The Carnival

The Carnival is a popular Dominican celebration that is celebrated amidst an electrifying atmosphere of music, dance and parades throughout February. The event is at its superlative best on the Dominican Independence Day, February 27th and involves a large military parade of the country’s army, air force and navy.

Merengue Festival

Celebrated between July 26 and 31, the Merengue Festival is a celebration of Dominican Republic’s chief dance style, Merengue. The festival involves top Merengue artists and bands who perform in free concerts to the common public. This event also involves a parade, many art exhibitions, food fairs, and games.

El Altar de la Patria (or The Altar of the Homeland)

The Altar of the Homeland is a white marble mausoleum in Santo Domingo that houses the remains of the Founding Fathers of the Dominican Republic. It also features their statues and an ‘eternal flame’ that is kept lit in honour of their contributions to the nation.

Best Time to Fly to Santo Domingo

The best time to fly to Santo Domingo is from April to July. During this time, the city celebrates International Book Fair and Merengue Festival.