Fior di Loto Hotel
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- Smoking rooms available
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
- Refrigerator in room
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... interested in playing soccer in the street/alley. However they had to come back onto the school grounds because their ball kept going under a barbed wire fence and the property owner didn't appreciate them climbed over to get it. We ate lunch at the El Comino school and did some teaching of crafts and scoring of soccer there in the afternoon. It's hard to believe that after this we only have 3 more days of teaching. I feel as though we have really gotten to be part of the ...
... of us were well-versed in CI, it clearly fit the context and warranted discussion; thus, we took on the challenge presented to us and got to work.
The planning and preparation for our presentation went very smoothly. Our first "slide" (or poster) focused on the dreams of the various groups we had interviewed, particularly the TEARS team (including the school/ church), Soto church and school, and Maria Auxiliadora ...
Today has been very interesting in terms of applying asset-based community development in our interviews. Central to appreciative inquiry (one method of ABCD) is discussion of what gives life, what could be, what should be, and what is working. In both our interviews, I feel we touched on each area fairly extensively, allowing us to develop a greater appreciation and understanding of the successes and potential futures of each institution.
... shower for dinner: coffee break: have dinner: drinks and cards: sleep: repeat. It was wonderful. We threw some kayaking in there along with losing room keys in the ocean, changing all (6) of our names to "princesa" and trying to crash wedding parties. It's yet another checkmark on our beautifully growing list of completed adventures. Less sleeping, more doing. I've been busy back home though packing up my life so I can bring it overseas with me. I sent a suitcase with ...
15th and no whale watching excursions begin before that date.
The north coast has a wetter climate and lusher vegetation
than the southern part of the D.R. or interior valleys in the rain shadow of
mountain ranges. So for four days the weather would alternate through the day between
hot humid sunshine and short torrential downpours even though the winter months
are considered the dry season. That said, though, I generally found the ...