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    Expat life in the Dominican Republic isn't just lying under palms all day, as you might think. But InterNations made it worthwhile.

InterNations - A Place for Americans in the Dominican Republic

Hello to all Americans in the Dominican Republic! Would you like to meet fellow American expats in the Dominican Republic? Would you like to get insider suggestions from other Americans, e.g. where in the Dominican Republic your hometown team’s next match is shown on TV or where to get st■ turkey?

We would like to invite you to become a member of InterNations Dominican Republic. As a member of InterNations, you will have access to an active group of American expats, hailing from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

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    From United States of America, living in Dominican Republic
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    From United States of America, living in Dominican Republic
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    From United States of America, living in Dominican Republic
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    From United States of America, living in Dominican Republic
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    From United States of America, living in Dominican Republic

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Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in the Dominican Republic.

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    Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Dominican Republic expat forums.

    • Happy Hour?
      8 replies
      May 18, 11:15 PM
      Community member

      It is easier for me to go to a happy hour on a week day :( Hope to see you at the next monthly reunion. v.

    • need some sound advice
      2 replies
      Jul 23, 11:33 PM
      Community member

      I live in LasTerrenas , where is Playa Coson .... the trip with the new highway from santo domingue to las terrenas will take you more or less 2 hours. Coson is one of the most beautiful beaches …

    • Santo Domingo Activities
      2 replies
      Dec 24, 4:38 PM
      Community member

      Hola Natalie, Thanks for the reply. Actually, I just got home! I did make it out to Boca Chica to go scuba diving. My hotel was the Hilton on the Malecon so I saw them setting up the stages, but …

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    "Poetically also referred to as Quisqueya, meaning “Mother of the Lands”, the Dominican Republic can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

    Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in the Dominican Republic? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in the Dominican Republic’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the second-largest Caribbean nation by area  has to offer, from the popular beaches of Punta Cana and Bavaro to the vibrant capital of Santo Domingo, known as the “Miami of the Caribbean”, and much more."

    Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

    American Expats in the Dominican Republic Help You With Their Advice

    With InterNations, American expats in the Dominican Republic are able to find both the help they need as well as lots of valuable information. The Island, once called Kiskeya ("Mother Of The Earth"), offers so much for expats to explore - our community helps you enjoy your stay to the fullest.

    Mix and Mingle with Americans in the Dominican Republic at Our Events

    Our Dominican Republic community is also lively and welcoming offline. The InterNations Ambassadors host regular get-togethers and a range of expat activities, e.g. a chic dining experience in Dominican Republic’s trendiest restaurant or a get-away with fellow American expats to discover the capital region, covered in sugar plantations. These activities make it easy for you to get to know other expats from the United States of America in your local community and meet Americans in the Dominican Republic in a comfortable setting. If this sounds interesting to you, simply sign up for membership – we are looking forward to welcoming you among our Americans living in the Dominican Republic!