Moshe Gilad (Haaretz)

Place of Hope: A monument in Sosua, Dominican Republic, pays tribute to those who fled the Nazis to settle in Caribbean beach town.

Caribbean 'Tropical Zion' Offered Refuge for Jews Fleeing Nazis

On the northern shore of the Dominican Republic lies the beachfront town of Sosúa, known for over 70 years as “Tropical Zion.”