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Travel Blogs from Sosua
... one of the most beautiful beaches in the world
... enough of a threat to the dictator that he had them murdered.
There is now a book and movie about the sisters called "In the Time of the Butterflies".
The house where the sisters lived in the 10 months before their assassination is now a museum that we went to visit. We got to see some of their clothes, their rooms, and beautiful gardens decorated with butterflies. The highlight of the trip, ...
... Unfortunately we were introduced to them during orientation week and can't stop ordering them now! I'm also addicted to their iced coffee which was even better when I figured out how to say skim milk! They put a little bit of cinnamon on top and it is just fantastic. They have some Dominican food and some American food so it's great for when I want a break from rice and beans!
... clothes. Then , I went to take a shower - the evenings are cold and I need about 2 hours for my hair to air dry so I won't freeze at night! Now, I am updating my blog!
Tomorrow evening we have been invited to see Paseo Fino (fine prancing horses) at this horses club with a dance floor and restaurant! We are excited to be able to go! During the day we will be seeing patients - number UNKNOWN. Hopefully we will be ok and not too tiring!
... go for a rum, I opt for a more sobering lemonade, three of them. We ask the bartender if earthquakes are frequent, he says 'never'. Someone says they felt tremmors the night before early in the morning. Someone jokes it wasn't an earthquake at all, we're just all drunk!
Quite literllay shaken from this quake, we finally come across my husband! Our nerves were badly jangled emotionally and phisically. We were all on ...