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... and Filipino husband Jim. A very pleasant, relaxing day indeed. My planned morning dive yesterday was in jeopardy, having not slept as much as I should. I was a little late but it was just me and Nick, so made it out to dive Camia II, a purposely sunk, decent size fishing boat. There was plenty of life including trumpet fish, nudibranchs, jacks and angelfish. Then it was time to ...
... at all. Filipino nurses are known to be
skillful and good at their jobs, but honestly I haven’t seen a nurse even go
over to a patient’s bed yet and I’ve been there for 2 days. They seem to spend
the day writing notes and preparing meds, the families of the patients are the
ones that provide all their care and food, the nurses don’t even do dressings
which is so strange for me as I spent pretty much my whole last placement doing
... 8 of us stayed in a tent on the beach. We got breakfast lunch and
dinner every day which all had rice (obviously) every time, we had fresh fish, shell fish
and crabs for every meal with other meats and veg too. The food was so much
nicer than I was expecting. It was mainly Filipinos on the island who were on
holiday, it's not touristy there yet which was great. A lot of people were from Manila, the capital. It turns out the photo
taking didn't stop ...
... he seemed nice but I felt a bit nervous! We got on a bus which was due to leave at 5:15pm, the driver said we would arrive at 12! Great, another long bus trip! We finally arrived in Dumaguete after 12 hours of travel and no proper food. We took a trike to our hotel, Florentina Homes and were so pleased when we arrived as it was a proper hotel, not a hostel and had a Spanish colonial feel to it. Out the front there was a water fountain with ...
... received instructions before the trip, but we did not think we were supposed to memorize them or that there wouldn't be another copy at the site. Thankfully, with so,e engineering minded people (myself completely excluded), a plan was developed! Scott volunteered to jump in the hole and finish the digging. There was really only room for one and since it was going to be a process to get him out of the 5ft+ hole, he committed to the hard work in the ...