La Casa De James Y Rafa
Travel Blogs from Samaná Peninsula
Really slept in this morning until 10am. There was a beautiful rainbow outside our balcony. We quickly got dressed and headed to the Windjammer for breakfast.
After breakfast, we came back to the room and debated going into port (our waiter was really against it last night). Once the rain stopped, we decided to give it a shot. Tendering was easy, and the port wasn’t too bad. It’s ...
... thinking I wanted a dog and when I came back after a conference last week I saw the puppies and she told me to pick 1 out. I’m letting it stay at her house with the mommy dog for a few weeks (until around June 10th), then I’ll bring it with me to the capital for vaccinations, get dog food/bowls, and have him move into my house. I’m still undecided about names, but I’m leaning towards naming him Luna (moon: in ...
... stuff. My shower is perfect since it´s always above 85 degrees. It it a giant bucket of freezing cold water. In my community there are goats, pigs, horses, dogs, sheep, and pigs that roam around. The floor of my host mom´s house is cement, the walls are wood, and the roof is tin. My host mom´s name is Yamilka and I have 2 host brothers who attend Liceo. 1 is 16 and is named Welling, and the other is 19 and is named Warner but his ...
... and rainbows with a complete view of the “cool” thing. On their way out of the room its important for them to say to your group, “For ten more dollars this could have been you.”
I wouldn’t have changed a thing. Although the rough seas and all the water made it impossible to keep the camera out and so of the half dozen of whales that we did get to see went unphotographed.
Afterwards we were taken to Cayo Levantado, a ...
... this. I have learned and continued to be reminded that I am not Dominican, as much as I may look it! I am looking forward to a short vacation to Ohio during the month of November to refresh me, give me a new perspective and to reconnect with friends and family. It is also sure that I will be rooting the Buckeyes onto victory as we beat Michigan on November 22nd! Best wishes and Happy Holidays to you and your family! Love, ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility