San Pedro de Macoris is a city in the same named province in the Dominican Republic.
Located on the southern coast of the Dominican Republic, in a distance of 75km east of the
Dominican capital Santo Domingo and 45km east of the International Airport of "Las Americas" (SDQ),
counting some 140.000 habitants.
San Pedro is a sugarcane, baseball, university and tourist city.
Sugarcane is the main industry in San Pedro, which is surrounded by sugarcane fields.
The University UCE (University - Central of the East) has an international reputation for
excellent medical knowledge and training. Many students from all over the
world, mostly from the USA, are in San Pedro - to become a Doctor.
Further, San Pedro seems to have very good presuppositions to create world class baseball
players - for example Jorge Bell and Samy Sosa.
In San Pedro you will find a very alive and colorful small town, with colonial buildings and
a very authentic Caribbean flair.
Drive along the "Malecon" - the Ocean Promenade and the Central Park, through some small streets
where the market is located and get a complete impression of the Dominican way of live.
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