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... with an elevation of 2,600 feet just inland from the city, is Puerto Plata’s main attraction. I had a great clear morning for it, apparently unusual since the peak is often shrouded in mist. There’s a small botanical garden and a mini version of Rio’s Christ the Redeemer statue on top, as well as great views of Puerto Plata, the north coast and the Cordillera Septentrional mountain range. They claim it’s the only "teleferico" cable car ride anywhere in the ...
... Trujillo agreed to accept up to 100,000
Jewish refugees from Nazi-occupied Europe. In the end only about 700 arrived
and were settled in a lightly populated area on the north coast and provided
with farmland to develop a dairy industry. Most of the remaining Jews sold
their land and emigrated during the local tourism boom in the 1980s. Sosua is
now a busy tourist town but still has a synagogue and an adjacent ...
... br> eat. So as we are standing in the road waiting for the seemingly non-existent
carro, a young boy drives up on his bike and is circling us. Finally he says in
Spanish, I am hungry. So in my maturity, I turn to him and say, "Yo
tambien", meaning 'me too' and turn away. So of course I am standing there
knowing that the right thing to do would be to give the boy a slice of pizza. I
am having the classic devil/angel on the shoulder argument.
... ashore for just a few beers in the evening
22/3 We checked out of the marina, and navy and sailed the 16 miles down to Luperon bay, entering between the reefs and anchoring in 5m of water in a massive mangrove lined bay, we were soon approached by the local boat boys Pabo’s Yacht services and they offered us fuel and saw our dinghy was in a sorry state, in the evening we dinghied all around the bay looking for a bar and dinghy dock but couldn’t find ...
... wrong with Italian, right? Well....the bread and olive oil were good. :) Actually, my margarita pizza was also pretty tasty. Tara could not eat her seafood alfredo and said the smell of it alone was not very good. We took care of that by stopping at the hotel shop for chips, some soda and a Twix bar (my dessert). I'm guessing we will venture off the resort one of these nights if we ...
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