Fior di Loto Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dominican Republic
... Annalise who watches birds eat bugs for fun. She and Tori were both up, and agreed to help me. They came up you our room and masterfully chased down the bugs while Miss Morgan and I stood in the hallway watching (and possibly screaming) in fear. I owe these girls everything I have. They killed and disposed of the cucarachas. In going through our clothes, Jamie found a third one in her swimsuit. Annalise and Tori to the rescue again.
Once we were able to put that ...
... by rice chicken, fried fish (none for me, of course), and delicious plantains.
We stayed for a beach bonfire, and finished the night with some dancing with the local Dominicans that were there to serve/ have dinner.
The kids were crazy about a baby kitten they found.
Heading back, we stepped onto the boat in ...
... the next five years was a common goal between the two individuals. The plan to have this done is already in progress—currently the community is planning to go to the capital to speak with the government to get the road paved. The involvement of the government in the installation of the electricity, water, and pavement is very intriguing, and raises many further questions in regards to utilizing this involvement, and whether it is easily accessed. Fausto, ...
... A neighbor next-door to the center we are staying in stands out in my mind as a ...
Development, I’ve learned, is about seeing opportunity and
potential instead of despair, assets instead of needs, talents instead of
things to be fixed, and hope instead of sorrow. It is an absolute blessing to
be here in the Dominican experiencing and seeing all these things with this new
perspective, and I’m so thankful for this opportunity God has blessed us with, and
for TEARS’ ...