La Casa De James Y Rafa

RES LAS FLORAS, Samaná Peninsula, 32200, Dominican Republic | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Samaná Peninsula

Samana, Dominican Republic

A travel blog entry by jvrk on Nov 27, 2013

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 ...

Learning the Facts of Life

A travel blog entry by angela_smith on May 15, 2011


... 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 ...

6 day visit to 2 year site

A travel blog entry by angela_smith on Oct 25, 2010

5 comments, 8 photos

... 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 ...

Sit right back and you'll hear a tale

A travel blog entry by projectpaz on Feb 21, 2010

9 photos

... you reveal that impossibly incredible thing, a snap decision has to be made: “Do I look at this thing through my swollen stinging eyes or do I continue to keep them closed, try not to listen to the puking guy, and pray for this to end?” Also if someone in your group can be absolutely terrified it will add to this enriching experience. Last but not least, have a stranger come into this setting wearing a raincoat and goggles, sitting on a bed of ...

Happy Thanksgiving!

A travel blog entry by jayrbird on Oct 26, 2008

1 comment

... it as a way to save money. With the price of natural gas increasing, they cannot afford to cook on their more costly cook stoves. Finally, my last project is with a group of youth committed to improving the environment. My work with them is currently focused on gardening and composting as a way to help improve the soil quality and increase the quantity of organic fruits and vegetables. Of course, these are tried and ...


This hotel, located on RES LAS FLORAS, Samaná Peninsula, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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