Piergiorgio Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sosua
... came back to see her in 10 years. We signed shirts, many kids asking for phone numbers and about novios. Rachel got a wonderful note in English calling her a 'better friend,' and a 'person honey' which we all cherished.
Kayley was the last to say goodbye, and had the sweetest hug for Marybella, the 3 year old who easily befriended each of us.
That was my moment. Making the connections with all of the kids this week has been so world changing to me. But watching ...
... that we made the most of all the time we had.
At the I was introduced to Aline's mad skills in the area of bartering. All of the vendors wanted me to direct the group to shop there wares. We were approached by vendors with hats, jewelry, fresh fruit, massage, cigars, braiding skills, and henna. The kids were not really interested in shopping, but Aline felt like bartering just for fun. This girls a natural, I'm bringing her with me to ...
... able to 'immerse' her in the culture or fully 'engulf' her in it. Then they grabbed her by the ankles and whoosh--she was immersed!!
Otto and I had arranged for music, dancing, and cake as well. Then seņor Bro told us the traditional parts of a real quincianera, and the kids decided to enact it the next day.
I'm sure it was her most memorable ...
... Don't bother coming at 9 am though, I am never here before
9:30." You would think that this would cause more stress, and for those
who fight against it, it can. But for the most part, you learn fairly quickly
to just relax and go with it cause there is not a thing you can do to change it.
I don't know about you, but I live in a world where I expect fairly instant
results. When I call someone at home and they do not answer, I call or text
their cell phone. ...
... The town, better known for its text tourism, provided us with all we needed; clean t-shirts exclaiming our new-found love for the DR and rum, toothbrushes, toothpaste, razors, shower gel, deodorant and flip flops - thank you United Airlines. On arrival back to Natura Cabana we are shown our room. AMAZING, the most beautiful stone and wood construction with 3/4 height walls then netted to the high, thatched roof open for ...