The Dominican Republic is the most visited destination in the Caribbean. The Caribbean's highest mountain, Pico Duarte, is located in the Dominican Republic. On rare occasions snow can be spotted there! The Dominican Republic is known for the creation of the musical style called merengue. There is 250 miles of coastline of white sandy beaches. And for the nature lovers did you know that the Dominican Republic is home to many plants that can't be found anywhere else in the world.