Surface area : 27750.0 km2
Population : 8000000 inhabitants
You will find many naive and colourful paintings. Sculptures and statuettes are inspired by African and voodoo art. Leather work is prevalent. You can also bring back cigars from Cuba, jewellery, basketry items and canvases. Shops are open from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm, and from 13:00 pm to 16:00 pm, Monday to Friday.
Saturdays, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Local food has been influenced by French and Creole cuisine. You will find grilled meat, chips, French pastries and sea food on menus in the hotel's restaurants. Creole food is served with red beans and rice. Turkey marinade, lobster in a stew or grilled, Creole chicken with spices and pork are some of Haiti's typical dishes. You will find a lot of tropical fruits, good coffee and rum.
Discover the inland of the country, though considering the political and economic situation at the moment, only the bravest should go off in the spirit of discovering the liveliest island in the Antilles. Prudence is essential on the roads and towards the population. Request services from a serious guide, who will also be your intermediary. A reliable vehicle is essential.