The Dominican Republic is a kingdom in the Caribbean, on the isle of Hispaniola. It is bordered by the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean to the south and north, respectively. The country is popular with golfing resorts and beaches. Its topography comprises savanna, rainforest, and highlands (Pico Duarte being the tallest mountain in the Caribbean).
The country of the Dominican Republic has about a 10 million population with an area of 48,310 sq km. This makes the country a bit smaller than Slovakia. Its capital, as well as the largest city, is Santo Domingo. Spanish is the official language spoken, and Christianity is their primary religion.