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Famous Bridges in The Dominican Republic
 
There are a number of famous and important bridges(puentes) in the Dominican Republic. In addition to acting as useful tools
in the transport of goods and people, many of these bridges are also historical monuments. When meeting Puerto Plata Dominican
Republic escorts or chicas in other parts of the country, consider visiting these monuments with them. There are other historical
sites that you can also view with Dominican Republic Puerto Plata escorts.

Mauricio Baez Bridge

This is a cable stayed bridge that is located in San Pedro de Macoris. It is approximately forty kilometers east of Santo Domingo. It is
one of the newest and most modern bridges in the DR, and it was constructed to replace an older suspension bridge. The cost for
this bridge is about $1 billion Dominican Pesos, and it is notable for having the longest span of any single bridge in all the
Caribbean. Approval and cost for its construction was made by President Leonel Fernandez and the Secretary of State
for Public Works and Communications. It was opened in 2007.

Puente Juan Bosch

Like the Mauricio Baez Bridge, the Juan Bosch bridge has also been built close to Santo Domingo. It crosses the Ozama
river, and has been named after former Dominican president Juan Bosch.

Hermanos Patino Bridge

The Hermanos Patino Bridge is not only the largest in the city of Santiago, but it is also the oldest. It connects the north
and south sides of the city, and its construction was initiated during the rule of Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo in 1962.
The bridge takes its name from the five brothers who died attempting to overthrow Trujillo. The Patino family had long
been enemies of Trujillo before the brothers died fighting him; in 1931 the father was also killed in the very first
rebellion against the Trujillo regime.

These are three of the many bridges which comprise the DR. If you happen to be staying in Santiago, Santo Domingo,
or San Pedro de Macoris during your vacation, there is a good chance you will cross over them at some point.
If you're staying someplace else, you may want to visit these bridges, preferably in the company of a
gorgeous senorita.