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Calle de Las Damas

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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This cobblestone street, the first ever built in the New World, is known for its numerous beautiful structures from centuries past.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sweet viry nice eating establishments and music venues. You can get Pizza or caviar depending on your tastes.

Thank clegalbap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice walk down this street, about about a half a mile long, allows one to appreciate the historical heritage of this country.

Thank stevebrauning
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a tour from Boca Chica to the city , all the buildings are historical , I learned so much about each building history, especially the name " Calles de las Damas!!!

Thank Maria Josefina L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great street to visit to get some historical perspective on the area. The story about the street itself is also pretty interesting, so I recommend getting a tour guide to show you around!

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

On our walking tour of Santo Domingo, our guide explained that the elegant ladies of the court would promenade in the evenings along this street; so it became known as The Ladies Street. He pointed out a sundial dating from 1753. Many of the sites...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This street is touted as being the oldest street in the Americas, So named because of the ladies of nobility that would pass through the street from the palace (Diego Colon's palace) at the end of the street by the water. It is really a...More

Thank Joanne T
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The head guard, chatted with me for a while and explained some of the history. Speaking with him made this stop much more enjoyable for me.

Thank Tamara O
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Some of the oldest parts of history in the Americas exist on this street. Take your time and absorb the history. Recommended. Take a few hours ....3/4 to really see it.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Calle Las Damas (street of ladies) Is one of the first street of the Americas, use to be 500+years the place where the ladies of the Spanish society promenade, the Fortaleza Ozama (Fort Ozama) is located there, as well the museum of CAcao - a...More

Thank Licey7
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We went to this area with a guide but could have easily walked around ourselves with a little pre-sight seeing reading and history research. Recommended.

Thank TeresaD1
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Hi there, Can the Hotel arrange an airport pickup to take me back to your hotel please? I arrive at 1am in the morning :( If you can, I will book Thanks David
13 March 2015|
Response from Graham P | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at cayo levantado, sorry although they have airport transfer not sure this helps