Hotel Residence City

Jose Contreras No. 28, Santo Domingo, 809, Dominican Republic | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Santo Domingo

Summer = shorts and a fridge!

A travel blog entry by angela_smith


... to give me a list of the kids that need to learn how to read and use a recently finished Peace Corps manual to, 1 child at a time, teach them to read Spanish.

*Vball: the girls want to learn more. I¨m trying to find teams for them to play with and a lady in Don Juan, a nearby town to come give them practice. I also want us to take the 20 min walk to watch the team in Don Juan practice.

*Library: be on the lookout for me asking for ...

All at once

A travel blog entry by fullyfokusd


... cuts travel time in half. With tolls like the NJ turnpike I guess you get what you pay for, something we take for granted in the states. Everything was going fine until we realized the gas needle was on E and there was no bomba( gas station) in sight. We asked a passerby and he offered to take us to the nearest one, about 5 miles down a rocky dirt road. We followed the guy on the motorcycle until unexpectedly reaching a town. We filled up and headed back to the highway ...

Santo Domingo Day 3

A travel blog entry by tiffanybowman12

... evening we went to the Presidential Palace. This place was HUGE and our tour guide looked more like a bouncer. The interior and exterior of it were so detailed and it made me feel important just being there. We even got to sit in chairs that some of the Dominican’s president sat, as well as leaders from around the world. I’m still having an absolute ...

16 hours of Thanksgiving!

A travel blog entry by angela_smith


... very surreal and comforting. It had all gone so fast.

SITE DELAY: While we were back in the capital for 6 days to swear-in...cholera happened. There was an outbreak in Haiti and even though it probably wouldn't get to volunteers it was going to eventually cross the border into the DR. Usually after swearing-in on Wednesday volunteers had the choice to head to their site Thursday, Friday, or Saturday. When our boss heard about the cholera ...

Up a Mountain

A travel blog entry by enjoytheride


... is the sixth time and I cannot wear them on the trip. They stay behind. Dan's parents are hiking experts so I get a little intimidating on the morning of our long 18 kilometer hike. However, before leaving Dan's mom requests tea so I feel less intimidated. Oh, I didn't know that it was going to be 18 km that day (nor almost every day) and then get more intimidated than before. At 4 km we stop for a break after what seems like just going ...


This hotel, located in the Ciudad Universitaria area of Santo Domingo, is near Alcazar de Colon.
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