Location: Western third of the island of Hispaniola, between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, west of the Dominican Republic
Size: 10,714 square miles.
Capital: Port-Au-Prince
Language: French and Creole
Religions: Mostly Roman Catholic, some voodoo
Currency: Haitian gourde, U.S. dollars also widely accepted
Area Code: 509
Tipping: 10-15%
Weather: Temperatures range from 68 to 95 degrees

Map of Haiti