Get the latest information on natural disasters, crime, civil unrest, and political instability in the Dominican Republic.
Drugs can be a problem in the Dominican Republic as can disease and disasters. Find out how to avoid and stay safe with World Nomads.
The Dominican Republic is a prostitution hotspot, with many locals forced into the industry from a young age. Sex trafficking is also a problem.
Getting around in the Dominican Republic can be risky with poor roads and generally lack of road rules. World Nomads shows you how to stay as safe possible while travelling by road.