Hotel Posada Playa Tortuga
Travel Blogs from Playa Tortuga
There has been so much that has happened again in the last 24 hours. I don't know if I can speak for the kids, but I am absolutely exhausted. It's been an amazing week though and God has blessed us in so many ways. Last night was youth group, and we had about 30 kids here from Iglesias de la Costa. It's amazing how language isn't a barrier when you are just playing. We had games going on in the pool (tackle futbol americano) and another futbol game ...
... As a teacher, I wanted to see the schools. There are two "sections" of school daily. One group of kids go from 7:00 to 11:30 and another group 11:30 to 4:00. At this school, there are grades kinder through grade 6. It was very very hot, but they were super hospitable. They served us pineapple and watermelon (by the way the fruit here is amazing) and gave us some type of fruit juice. We were super tired by the time we were ...
... many colorful butterflies, sparkling streams and sweet wild-berries around. We enjoyed the beautiful forest, the vivid colors of nature, the silence and the fresh air.
On our way back we stopped for a short break. We were sitting in the shade under a tree. While eating cookies and drinking soda, we talked about life in Central America and Europe.
We continued ...
... and powerful. She then asked us to say a little prayer for someone we knew who was in trouble or who needed a little prayer. Just so that they would feel that someone out there was thinking about them and sending them good thoughts. She asked us to say our prayers out loud. Hers was to Sarah in Canada, may she never be enslaved again. That alone was enough to make me well up with tears. Hearing other peoples prayers and looking around at the weeping faces was ...
Location & View
Gorgeous views of the ocean, Cano Island, Ballena Island, and Tres Hermanas (Three Sisters rocks)