A French and Creole speaking Latin American country set in “the land of the mountains”. Haiti is situated on the island of Hispaniola, to the west of neighbouring Dominican Republic.
Haiti’s Plaine de l’Artibonite, south of the Montagnes Noires is home to Hispaniola’s longest river, the Riviere l’Artibonite which begins in the western region of the Dominican Republic and continues through central Haiti to the Golfe de la Gonve. The most pleasant time of year is November-March, when day temperatures are around 21-27ºC.
Haiti is home to…
- Société du Rhum Barbancourt, port-au-Prince, makers of Barbancourt Réserve Spéciale Five Star.