Travel Blogs from Boca Chica
... the community would not be empowered through this external process and they would not have the extra money to maintain the installments. In order to process these needs properly the community would have to measure what is truly needed and look at what assets they have to meet these needs. The overall effect of asset mapping that I gathered is that it reminds individuals of what they have to offer and reinforces their ability to assert their skills. ...
8-12, LaUrena, Construction on the School
12:30-1:30, LaUrena, Lunch
2-5, LaUrena, Construction on the School; VBS
6:00 PM, LaUrena, Dinner and Devotion
July 20 Friday
6:00 AM, LaUrena, Breakfast and Devotion
7:00 AM, LaUrena, Depart LaUrena for Samana
10:00 AM, Samana, Runners Adventures with Roel in Samana (Check out the website at www.bavarorunners.com) Cost $60 USD and $225 roundtrip transportation
... this Peace Corps experience; ups and downs. Fortunately, there are much more ups than downs, but last week was kind of a downer for me. I tried to start my English class and only three students showed up so I ended up postponing it until the beginning of March. I also had spoken with a representative from Plan International that was going to come to a meeting (that he scheduled) and did not show up where we were going to start a youth group, ...
... of Boca Chica, 22 KM from the main road. We were greeted with lots of kids and people and were shown a small hotel run by a guy with a deep Carolina accent - its his son's hotel and he was staying there for a while - as he lives most of the year in Alaska - this is a good place for them to be in the winter. We ate langostinos for $6 each at a small restaurant next to the hotel and had some Panamanian beer before getting to bed for the ...
... one last time. (I've been staying with a CSA employee for the past few nights, not Ileana.) The visit with her really made me realize how much my Spanish has improved. When I first arrived and was living with her, she could chat at me and I could understand a good portion of what she was saying but I didn't have the speaking skills to really actively chat back. I had to concentrate on her voice only; any other noises or voices could throw off my ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center