Natural Village Hotel Bavaro
Travel Blogs from Higuey
... It was very fast-paced and the crowd was very enthusiastic. You could tell that there were way more fans for Duarte as they booed the other team at every chance. Whenever there was a break, music came on and some kids started to breakdance at the side near where we were sitting. Was a great atmosphere and we might go again tomorrow night.
Had a pretty busy evening but was fun and got to meet a few more people in the ...
Today's my birthday and the group wished me happy birthday this morning. Then we had a pretty intense meeting.After this, I spoke with Mum, Dad and my sister. I opened the cards from them and also the present from one of my friends which was a magnetic photo frame with a photo she'd printed off of all of us. I've put it up in my room. Had a more relaxing afternoon and made myself fried pork with guacamole for my birthday dinner, followed by cheese crisps for ...
... to relax and snooze. A belgium guy asked me to take a photo of him and his wife, then asked me if I was off the boat too. They were on a cruise of the Caribbean Islands! I explained I was volunteering here etc. That was about the only exciting thing that happened as I pretty much snoozed on the beach for the best part of the day! I am thinking of going to the beach every weekend to get out of the house more and to take advantage of being so close to an amazing ...
... had butu fish with tostones (fried plaintain) with lime. Very tasty and fresh. As we were eating we could see small fishing boats coming in with their catch and chopping up and gutting the fish on the beach. After lunch we went back in the sea for one last swim before heading back to La Romana.
I got some food shopping and then returned to Guaymate. I'm still trying to get used to getting off of guaguas, you have ...
... how the other half lives. As we meander down tree shaded streets lined with exotic mansions and elegant high rise apartment buildings, it seems to us that wealthy Dominicans live very well.
We return back through the colonial sector and over the Ozama River past an unusual monument commemorating the sugar cane industry, looking for the ubiquitous Columbus Lighthouse, known locally as El Faro. It was completed in 1992 on the 500th anniversary of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed