Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz de Tenerife
... through the giant telescope our guide had brought with us. I love star gazing in general, but getting to spend time with my friends for what would be one of the last times was so nice, and I am grateful to have experienced that with them. We didn't end up getting home until 1:00 am, but I don't regret that at all, and if I could do it over again I would!
This morning I decided to also not go back to the hospital. Having gotten back super late the night before, I figured ...
... awake. It seemed that some of the other residents were having similar problems.
After the session was over, we ran down to the other hospital with three residents to see a very quick presentation all residents were required to attend. We only caught the last five or ten minutes of it, and again I was so tired that I didn't make much of an effort to understand anything. After our residents signed their attendance sheet, we ran back up to el ...
... critical and needed treatment, so she would either need to inject insulin regularly or have an insulin pump be put in. All she could do was shake her head and show complete disapproval of their advice. Since working with Paco, we've talked about what the Spanish call "interconsulta," or joint consult, where more than one specialist is involved in the patient's treatment. I guess I knew about this in the US, but I never realized how interesting and cool it actually is when ...
... village with an ice cream shop, cheese store and park to chill in. We had an awesome time, and I took way more pictures than I needed to. Although the views from the mountain were breathtaking and the village was sick, I think the highlight of the day was lunch. The coordinators anticipated more of us coming on the hike (there are about 40 in our group now, and only about 14 people showed up), so they ordered more food than necessary. We started with a lot of bread, then ...
... a beautiful island to escape to, but it's also this mystical, chic place to explore and hang out in. I'll admit there have been moments during the last four weeks where all I wanted to do was go home and be with my girlfriend, family and dogs, but just yesterday, as I was sitting in the hospital cafeteria looking out at the view of the palm trees and ocean, it hit me that I might never get to experience Tenerife again--at least not the same way. Needless to say, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet