Princess Hotel & Casino
Travel Blogs from Santo Domingo
... the players beat the clock with their moves. Being Saturday, we saw beautiful brides having pre-wedding pictures taken in and around the historic parks and buildings.
Lucky we HAD delayed our sightseeing due to the rain the evening before, because as it turned out the next day was free museum day and most entry fees were waived!
We really do have our travel mojo back.
Footnote: Colonial City of Santo Domingo is UNESCO World Heritage ...
... changed from 4 to 5 days. It was in Los Bueyes, Espaillat (on a hill near Santiago). It was 5 days, 16 volunteers, 42 boys between 11-13 years old. I'm still in pain from how intense it was. It involved sleeping in tents, bathing in the river/when it was raining, walking up a hill every time we needed the bathroom/to eat, getting an hour long nature hike, walking to a waterfall, playing soccer in mud/rain, making a slip n' slide, tug of war, ...
... about how crazy the waves were as I was preparing to dodge the incoming surf while he rather non-chalantly paddled along on his board. Ok I thought to myself I have to get back to the beach and I can't panic even though the waves were starting to scare me. I had to time it just right so I could ride the second wave back and not get hit by the first line of waves. I swam as hard and as fast as I could against the current, In the back of my head thinking I can't go out ...
Let me name all the ways today was amazinggggggg! In the morning we went to the National Aquarium, which has been one of the things I've been most excited about this whole trip. It was so neat to see all of the different creatures that live in the water here. I've always been fascinated by the ocean, so this field trip was extremely fun for me. We ...
... 3 rooms (my bedroom, guest bedroom, and a room to shower), a living/eating room, and a room for a kitchen.
NOV 20TH: I went to a wedding in my site to make everyone realize I didn't hate teh church. The majority of them think because I don't go to church Mon-Fri and all day Sun like they do I hate the church. There are about 150 houses in my site and 3 churches. The wedding was more informal than a wedding in the US. The guests coule wear ...
- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool