San Pedro de Macoris

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San Pedro de Macoris is a city in the province of the same name in the Dominican Republic. It is on the southern coast, 75km east of Santo Domingo and 45km east of the International Airport of "Las Americas" (SDQ), and has 140,000 inhabitants.
San Pedro is a sugarcane, baseball, university and tourist city.
Sugarcane is the main industry in San Pedro, which is surrounded by sugarcane fields.
The University UCE (University - Central of the East) has an international reputation for
excellent medical knowledge and training. Many students from all over the
world, mostly from the USA, are in San Pedro - to become a doctor.
Further, San Pedro seems to have very good presuppositions to create world class baseball
players - for example Jorge Bell and Samy Sosa.
In San Pedro you will find a very alive and colorful small town, with colonial buildings and
a very authentic Caribbean flair.
Drive along the "Malecon" - the Ocean Promenade and the Central Park, through some small streets
where the market is located and get a complete impression of the Dominican way of live.

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