Villa Iguana Bayahibe
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I spent the next two days engaged in about the closest thing to a beach vacation I'd spend in the Dominican Republic with two daytrips from Samana town to other parts of the Peninsula. On Sa*************ed northeast to Las Galeras, a sleepy beach town near its northeastern corner. A short distance away lies Playa Rincon, said to be one of the two or three most beautiful beaches in the Dominican Republic. Playa Rincon is certainly quite remote and ...
... I find the Dominican version of Spanish to be very hard
to understand. He called Budget on his cell phone, and after a while it was
resolved that he’d let me go if I drove directly to the Budget Rent-A-Car booth
at the Punta Cana airport about an hour away to get the registration sticker.
Well, looks like I’m going to Punta Cana after all!
“Very sorry for the inconvenience, man!” was all I got from
the rep at the airport. Hmmm, ...
... were all deserted, so I followed the car rental signs to a small building in the parking lot where all the car rental companies had booths but none were attended. Eventually I found someone who found the Budget Rent-A-Car man for me, apparently awakened from his sleep in some nearby location. I wasn't completely surprised that the mandatory insurance on my car cost more than the car rental itself but wasn’t expecting an additional 28% taxes slapped on. That all makes ...
... and the caves were good. Nadia was our guide for the caves and she was fun and interesting. We were not allowed to take photos in the cave (supposedly because the camera flash might ruin the cave paintings made by the Taino Indians but even non-flash photography is banned so I'm not sure...) After the caves there is an Iguana reserve so we got to see a few of these close up. It seems to be moulting time as they were all shedding their ...
... Wednesday . . . Susan and Cindy left this morning for a day trip to Santo Domingo. Six to seven hours in a car. Five hours in the city! They were both excited to go there! Judy and I were not into all that traveling . . . So we are going to hang here for awhile and then spend the afternoon in Cabarete . .. Another beach town where there is a lot of kite surfing and other water sports . .. Not sure ...