Ovando and his successor Diego Colón presided over the first constructions of the Colonial City, many of which still exist today.
Santo Domingo's fortifications were an important feature of the urban landscape.
Ciudad Colonial (Spanish for "Colonial City") is the historic central neighborhood of Santo Domingo and the oldest permanent European settlement of the New World.
It has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
It is colloquially known as "Zona Colonial" (Colonial Zone).
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Every night is a festival, always animated year round.
Tourists, Residents, and Locals gather together to admire the good-looking velvet dark Haitians, café au lait Creoles, and bonita blanquitas sitting at tables, dancing at the alfresco disco bars, or strolling down Duarte.