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... one of the most beautiful beaches in the world
... cabbage salad
- Dinner- Some form of plantains, yuca, fried cheese, fried salami, eggs, mashed potatoes, rice pudding, or a sandwich
Here's the question: I want to know if you've experienced any (much) of the racial tension
that historically has existed between Haitians and Dominicans. If so,
in what situations? And, do you think the countries are growing closer
together, or further apart in this regard?
Response: Background for those who don't know. One Island: two countries, two languages, but not really two races. ...
... does not suffer from a
scarcity of civic space or a single-minded devotion to sprawl and cheap
retail. While it does have its share of malls and big-box retailers, I feel
they have been more gracefully integrated into the urban fabric without
costing the city its character.
Four-lane throughfares at street level connect neighborhoods of low-rises
throughout the town, broken up by comercial districts that feel like ...
... can stay overnight and not have to worry about the cost or going to Cabral (the public hospital) for their surgery.
After our table discussion, we left to go back to the ILAC center. We took the ILAC bus again and we weren't getting anywhere due to the protests. So, we took the long way around and got back just in time for lunch. I took a fifteen minute nap before lunch because I was exhausted. Lunch was a meatloaf with gravy dish and rice and beans and ...