History of Sosua. Sosua is a small ocean side town west of Puerto Plata, in the Dominican Republic. This small beach town started as a Jewish settlement back in 1938 when Adolf Hitler was attacking Jews in Europe and Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo accepted to allow up to 100,000 Jewish refugees to be settled in the lands up North, what is now called Sosua
Sosua is a small pueblo in the Puerto Plata province of the Dominican Republic. The pueblo is divided into three sections, el Batey which is the main section where most tourists visit, los Charamicos which is the poorest of the three, and Sosua Abajo. Sosua is one of the most beautiful beaches of the Dominican Republic made of white sand and crystal clear water.
Community project whose mission is to provide the tourism sector and especially the city's inhabitants with access to a massive and democratic art.
The Sosua Virtual Museum is a non profit and non commercial website. A living memorial of those who created a Jewish community in a small town of the Dominican Republic named Sosúa.
A Guide to Sosua, Puerto Plata
Information on schools, business and services of Sosua. Photos and a forum, where you can ask questions and join in the fun.
Tropical Zion, Allen Wells, a distinguished historian and the son of a Sosúa settler, tells the compelling story of General Trujillo, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and those fortunate pioneers who founded a successful employee-owned dairy cooperative on the north shore of the island.
Online directory designed to help visitors and residents alike gain access to products and services in the area of Sosua and Cabarete.
The informative Sosúa site. Photos, hotels, bar, suggestions and links plus a friendly message board which gets answers fast.