Hotel Ballenas

Address: Samana Las Galeras , Samaná Peninsula, 809, Dominican Republic | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Samana Las Galeras , Samanį Peninsula, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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    Travel Blogs from Samanį Peninsula

    Samana, Dominican Republic

    A travel blog entry by buddyp on Nov 18, 2013

    23 photos

    ... worse, especially in Guatemala and Nicaragua. Typical in Latin America most houses are only partially finished. Many do not have glass windows, just metal or wooden shutters. Roofs are corrugated metal. Yards are open soil and an eroded mess. I can’t imagine what they use for sanitation. There is little work, as evidenced by men hanging around with nothing to do. I’m not smart enough to know the answer, but we should never take for granted the quality ...

    "Playa, Sol, Arena y Bondad"

    A travel blog entry by jenn.alas on Jan 10, 2013

    25 photos

    ... we had WIFI, i was SOOO happy...
    i uploaded pictures, call my parents and texted Austin ( I was missing him like crazy)

    The pastor was nice enough to give us mangos and i was in heaven, his wive made food for us and it was delicious i even did my happy dance (if you know me, you know i dance when I'm about to eat something delicious)

    PS. Now it was time to go back to the cruise aka living the high life


    Learning the Facts of Life

    A travel blog entry by angela_smith on May 15, 2011


    ... began to sing church songs. I was still in choeck as to what happened, but I was starting to realize how this was an everyday thing for them.

    *Before (February): a man in Antonci (Heidi’s site) had passed away. Antonci is about a 10 minute motor ride from me.

    *After (May): a man in El Cano (Zach’s site) had been killed in the capital. El Cano is about a 15 minute motor ride from me. He was a policeman and had ...

    6 day visit to 2 year site

    A travel blog entry by angela_smith on Oct 25, 2010

    5 comments, 8 photos

    ... to give a 20 min Spanish presentation about their community and what we“ve learned they want in their community. Then in February I will know enough to begin projects. Also, in February I will move out of Yamilka“s house that I“ve been living in for 3 months and move into my own house in Guazumita.

    *809 723 cell phone number. All of Peace Corps has a FLODA plan. We“re using Claro and for us it“s free to call or text ...

    Trip to Samaná...and a pig roast!

    A travel blog entry by hmaclean on Nov 24, 2008

    11 photos

    ... might as well be jumps!) and too many pot holes and dirt sections of road to count. However, when we finally descended into the valley and the town, it was clear that it was well worth the drive! Samana is a small town in an inlet off of the Atlantic Ocean, and it is apparently quite a tourist area for cruise ships, which I didn't realize. There is a small island in the bay, which you can pay to go to, and apparently there are beautiful beaches ...