Haiti’s Geographic Position

Haiti is a beautiful country of the size of 27,750 square kilometers, which is located in the Caribbean island of Hispaniola. It occupies the Western fraction of the La Isla Española (Hispaniola Island) with Dominican Republic bordering the Eastern edge of the country. Haiti has two enchanting peninsulas, which is separated by Ile de la Gonâve landscape. The country is horseshoe shaped and it is of the size of the State of Maryland.

There are three primary mainland regions in Haiti, the Northern region, the Central region and the Southern region. Many nearby small Islands are also controlled by the Government of Haiti. The Northern peninsula of Haiti is bordered by the Windward Passage, a channel of water that separates the Hispaniola Island and Cuba. Beautiful distant view of the Cuban Island can be grasped, which is ninety kilometers away from Haiti.

Suggested Reading

Haiti -A Look Inwards   Haitian Flag    Haiti’s Iron Market

Haitian beauty Christela Jacques   Haitian fashion designer Giovanna Menard

Designs by Giovanna Menard   Haitian rice & beans   Haitian Carnival  Haitian Art

Haitian Voodoo



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