Caribe Campo Club
Travel Blogs from Sosua
... br> from Spain to Mexico and was told he had to go through Santo Domingo. Once he
landed here, he discovered that there were no flights from the Santo Domingo to
Mexico. That was 35 years ago, he has never left. Then there are others like Bill and Donna who came to the DR six years ago for a three week vacation, loved it, came back the
next year for what they thought would be three months and have since not only
made it their home, but at 60 years of age, ...
... I'm not saying that if I had gotten in the water and gone snorkeling I would have brought someone to Christ, but I could have grown closer to my family.
Yesterday we rented stand-up paddle boards and snorkel gear. I was so happy that we got to go paddle boarding but was pretty much dreading the snorkeling. I had told my family that because I have a GoPro I would get in the water and snorkel. On the way to the reef we made one stop to look at ...
... tourists and the
large community of expats that reside here. The local transportation drops you
off at the end of the road that the church is on and you have to walk the
remainder. We no sooner stepped off of the van and in pulled a couple who asked if we would like a ride. It was raining, I was an emotional wreck and without hesitating or even considering
our safety, I said yes! As we are getting in, I did finally ask if they were
... We were pleasantly
surprised because the class was rather large (guessing about thirty 3-5 year
olds) and from our experience with the other classes, we figured it would be a
bit chaotic. The teacher did an amazing job of keeping the kids seated and
waiting patiently, something that we have not seen a lot of. I don't know if it
is the culture in general, or the fact that these children have very little and
so grab at anything they can get, but taking ...
... that a different one was required. At this point the rest of the passengers from our flight realized the same thing. And so started the new Olympic sport of; charge to the counter, grab a pen and complete your form. First past the post gets to wait for their luggage first. After dizzyingly watching a variety of luggage pirouette around it was becoming clear that the 'bag drop' had, unsurprisingly, been ineffective. An so begun ...