Haiti Travel Guide

Haiti Travel Guide

TRAVEL WARNING Current information On February 7th, Jovenel Moise was sworn in as the new President. The losing parties did not recognize his election victory. In the course of this, protests and demonstrations can occur in the next few weeks, which can easily turn into violence. Travelers should pay close attention to local media coverage […]

Haiti Overview

Haiti Overview

GENERAL Official name of the state Republic of Haiti. Capital Port-au-Prince. Geography As a country located in North America according to softwareleverage, Haiti is located in the mountainous western part of Hispaniola Island, the second largest Antilles island. The eastern part of the island is occupied by the Dominican Republic. The national territory of Haiti […]

Haiti Religion

Haiti Religion

A majority of the residents are Catholics, although many of them also practice voodoo, a domestic faith practice officially recognized in 2003. The percentage of Protestants in the population is growing. Religious freedom prevails. The Catholic Church has been divorced from the state since 1987, but still receives state grants for church buildings and schools, […]