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Travel Blogs from Santo Domingo
... important stuff: July 30, 2011. Fridge! and shorts! 9 months in Guasumita it was time for both. I got a mini-fridge and having cold water has never tasted better. Summer in the DR means I needed to stop wearing jeans. Guasumita is very religious and for people to not gossip about me-say I was a slut-respect me it meant working 1st for awhile, before wearing anything that didnīt cover my knees. I had been planning activities around the electricity ...
Dale Pa' Alla
Peace Corps Prom Part 3
Posted: 23 May 2011 10:00 AM PDT
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Planting a cacoa tree near El Seibo
On our way over we encountered perhaps 20 volunteers on a street corner,
warming up at a local Colmado. I wound up talking to two girls ...
... the hygienists. Kids can be a lot of fun.
Adam allowed me to tag along with him to his office in the orphanage and around town. He wanted to show me the Dominican lifestyle. Apparently fast food restaurants like McDonalds, Burger King and KFC are the preferred dining establishments when Dominicans are going to 'eat out.' No wonder so many locals are chunky and overweight.
Santo Domingo is poor. Most Americans and European visitors fly into ...
... smashed up cars.... You realize you're really not. Oh, and the "cat calls," which often consist of just "ssssssssss," they're fun.
I think I got my complaining out of the way, now on to the good! My seņora is amazing. She calls my "mi amor" or "my love," and keeps telling me this should feel like my house. She took me into the kitchen and asked me exactly what I wanted for dinner on my first night here- fried egg, mashed potatoes, and fresh squeezed juice from ...
... as a light to walk outside to the latrine
-They all know I like to ride horses so some days when I'm sitting around the boys bring me a horse to ride
-I was sat down and interviewed by census people bcause I will be living in the DR for more than 6 months so I'm included in their 2010 census
-Addition to the noises (music, people, chickens, goats) in my house someone gave my mom a cat. It sleeps on top of my suitcase.
-We may or may not ...