Port-au-Prince is the capital and largest city of the Caribbean nation of Haiti. The city experienced a devastating earthquake in January 2010 which destroyed many major buildings and cost many lives. Tourism in Haiti has been badly effected.
Things to See & Do
* National Museum
* The Musée du Panthéon National Haïtien
* The Iron Market
* Gingerbread houses
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Gourde (HTG)
Language – French, Haitian, Creole
Population – 110,000 approx
Land Area – 36.04 km²
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – +509
Travel Links – Port au Prince airport (PAP) is served by several major airlines - primarily American Airlines and Delta - as well as smaller flights from the Dominican Republic, Cuba, and other spots in the Caribbean.