Siwind Guest House
Travel Blogs from Treasure Beach
It was the most peaceful moment of the entire week, when Kim and I were traversing over the sharp and edgy coral, where the world ends. Well, where my world ends. We left the patch of beach behind us, and gingerly stepped up to examine giant conch entombed within layer after layer of coral, just as a grandmother's sitting room becomes layered in lace with time, as if to say, "see, I am becoming more precious and delicate every day."
The sky was ...
... than where crossing the lake ,at the front of the ship watching this whole process take place on front of our eyes. I must say an amazing thing to witness and we now have a full understanding of the whole process and the need for this canal to be built in the first place. A feat that was achieved 100 years ago next year, only makes one wonder. The Panama Canal in now in the process of having the third set of locks built,which in itself is a major task even in this day and age, to ...
... modern. I
think a farmyard animal would have got less looks than me and Luuk as
we walked in, not necessarily a hostile atmosphere we just stuck out.
We also got a shout out from the DJ of 'Yo we got di whities up in
I had never felt so white in my life.
That was until 5 minutes later when the
girls walked in and appeared to have never been in a club before ...
... Between the 11 of us and the 4 girls from Mississippi we were the majority of the attendees. Others included a few people from the community, Brooke, a visiting pastor and his wife, and the American teacher at the deaf school who also brought her young daughter.
After church was lunch where we had a pumpkin based soup with dumpling and yams.
Next stop was the clinic... Finally! We piled, get this, 18 people into a van and made our way up and ...
... size is pretty beneficial to the students because with two adults in the room each student can receive more one-on-one attention. It’s easier to maintain control of the room, & not to mention my little kindergarteners are just the most precious things to walk and breathe on this island. While my college degree was not in education (thereby not allowing me to teach here), I am able to do a math lesson with ...