Hotel Arenas del Mar
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Andyanneattwood stayed here on Sep 7, 2012 during their trip titled: Andy & Anne's Modest Adventure - 2012.
... As I said, the sun was out and the sky was super blue, so the water was this pleasant blue/turquoise color, and the waves were so big some of them went over my head. There were these giant rocks to walk and climb on off to the side of the beach, and we found all kinds of crabs and little sea animals hanging out on them in the sun. We also swam out to this huge rock structure about 100 meters away from the shore. It was cool to sit out in the sun on the rocks, and while ...
... grammatical structures. He loves to talk about politics, healthcare systems, hospital relations, useful Spanish/English words, and just about anything else that can possibly come up in conversation. He treats his patients and fellow coworkers like family, which I have never seen in the US. It's been such a humbling experience to see him work with his patients, and I've really learned a lot from him--not only about internal medicine and patient care, but also ...
... we have already been there, and that we are planning on going again before leaving, he reminds me every morning of exactly how to get there. He has an awesome personality, and he's extremely funny and chill, otherwise I would have suspected him of having Alzheimer's by now.
The unit was great! I spent some time with la Dra. Paula Ventura before seeing our patient with endocarditis. She was super friendly, spoke as much Spanish with me as she could, and loved ...
... come. Though all of this is true, I am not happy with how the English teaching experience has been, and I wish there was something I could do to change the way it is going. No one has reached out to me about my responsibilities as the Base5 coordinator, and the moment I try to take initiative and actually make my opinions known, I am told to calm down. I am hoping that things change for Base5, and I am both optimistic and sure that they will, so wish me luck with my final few weeks!
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