The about 180.000 citizens counting community LA VEGA was founded 1495
by Christopher Columbus by building the Fortaleza la Concepcion
Very soon La Vega developed to be one of the most important sugarcane producers in that
time. Also La Vega was Americas first city that produced its own metal money which was
obtained from the mountains next to it.
When the church's monastery de san Francisco was founded in the year 1512
La Vega was next to Santo Domingo the second city in having its own archbishop.
La Vega was destroyed by an earthquake and was rebuild 1563.
The old parts of La Vega are located about 4 kilometers outside from La Vega
called Pueblo Viejo
Every year in february the world known carnival is taking place in here in La Vega.
La Vega is situated en el valley of Cibao, surrounded by wonderful mountains in an
very agreeable clima.
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