Hotel El Colibri
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This weekend we decided to take the bus down to Sosua. Even though or bus left late and we only got to spend 3 hours at the beach before catching the bus back, the gorgeous beach was so worth it. I love the blue green of the ocean here. It looks so fresh and clear and it cools you off perfectly. We were even able to see some gorgeous tropical fish swimming about our feet in the deeper water. Our ...
Spent the morning at the Centro Leon Museum in Santiago.
The three exhibits focused on the anthropological aspects of the Dominican culture, some of the country's art, as well as a photography exhibit by the acclaimed Dominican photographer, Apeco.
Here are some pictures we ...
... and always willing to offer a "Hola" as you pass by. The people in the markets were also kind, informative and not pushy.
We have also gotten to know our guides and learn more Spanish from them. It's encouraging to see their heart for the TEARS Ministry and how they enjoy serving. I look forward to hearing more of their stories.
So far the Dominican has been full of colourful surprises and facinating history.
Until next time
... br> which as many as 15,000 Haitians were hacked to death with machetes. The action
got its name because the troops held up a sprig of parsley (persil in Spanish)
and determined whether or not to kill a person based on how he or she
pronounced the word. French-speaking Haitians could not make the rolling-R
sound the way Spanish-speaking Dominicans would be able to.
“He may be a *******, but he’s ...
... bring a smile to their faces as we walk in and shout
“Sa-*******-lud!” (salud translates to cheers).
Probably my favorite part of the trip was our adventure to
27 Charcos. A natural series of pools and waterfalls that create high jumps,
smooth rock slides, and beautiful formations. We took a cab from our hotel
about an hour away to the spot. They set us up with a life jacket, a helmet,
and two guides to lead us up the one hour ...