Filao Beach Hotel
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As the larger planes went overhead, I could feel the jet-wash. However, when a jet was ready to take off, the jet-wash would nearly knock my hat off even though I was easily 15 feet below the surface of the runway, bobbing along. When that happened, the jet engines blew large amounts of sand into the sea, usually catching many people by surprise.
I was finally able to coax ...
... adding to the challenge of finding that idyllic walk route for which we continue to hunt.
We aren’t finished yet, however, and we’ve expected from the beginning that St. Martin/Maarten would be the most challenging of the islands on our agenda. Stay ...
... nice dinner, actually Kees was cooking and Jeroen was 'learning' how to cook.
Wednesday I was busy with transfers from the airport. Needed to check if everyone is there and almost literally put them into the bus. I sweat my ass off on the sun in long trousers but then the working day was over! After work I had couple of drinks with my neighbour Jeroen.
Thursday was a looong day, first office day, actually I could drive to Westin Hotel so I wasn't that bored :P Then ...
... would swim again, so I plan to do a little encouraging. They played NBA2K12 while I surfed the net. Devin would stop the game and tell me to watch how he dunked on Bernardo. By 2:00, I was pretty tired, so I got my good night hugs and retired to my room while they kept at the 2K. I went to bed loving how much I had learned about Devin, and Bernardo, and their friendship just from that few hours spent with them while they played video ...
... think the students really enjoyed my different style of teaching. I spent a bit more time with each group and got them to thinking about the reasons for why things were named the way they were. They're all really lovely. so far.
Then, apparently as Friday tradition, we (the faculty) all went for drinks at the cafe next door. It was happy hour, and you got 2 for 1's. The outrageous thing was, that for 6 beers - it only cost $8. Isn't that ...
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