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Travel Blogs from Sosua
So I'm a little behind on my posts...but as most of you know, I'm coming home in 2 days!! So in honor of this, I'm going to do two posts today: Things I will miss/Things I will not miss.
THINGS I WILL MISS!
- Having the housekeeper bring me juice when I am home in the afternoon
- My host family and especially watching Tangled and Pocahontas in Spanish with my 3 year old mini me
- Being able to take a two hour bus ride and ...
... were jailed as well. The made tremendous sacrifices: leaving their children, risking their lives, and creating a target on the whole family.
Eventually, the sisters were well-known and beloved by many around the island. The sisters did not cease their persistence in fighting the dictatorship after several imprisonments and three of the sisters were eventually assassinated by two of Trujillo's men. The ...
... cabbage salad
- Dinner- Some form of plantains, yuca, fried cheese, fried salami, eggs, mashed potatoes, rice pudding, or a sandwich
On my third day in Dominican Republic, I woke up hoping to go to Haiti to visit my dad's cousin named Paul. The bus was canceled and I made a last minute decision to go to Puerto Plata. The man the previous day told me there was nice beaches here and I also looked online on hostels.com and one of the hostels said walking distance from the beach. This was not true. I
walked for an hour looking for the beach and got ...
... one of us were very good yet, but it was our common language! So Sosua was about 40 minutes by gua gua from Rio San Juan. We stayed there one week, and did not venture far into the town itself. We hit the main beach, which was not my favorite, very steep and crowded with vendors. Our last day there we found a nicer beach, that is accessed by ...