Travel Blogs from Jerica
... 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 ...
... session. I've really enjoyed going to this seminar, even though it's only once a week and rarely lasts an entire hour, because the topics we discuss are interesting and offer a new perspective on how to become a doctor in the modern medical system. Today our doctor emphasized the extreme importance of primary care in all medical systems in the world, and he explained to us that in order to truly improve public health, we have to develop strong ...
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As my final weekend here begins to come to an end, I'm looking back on all my time here, and I can honestly say that though it's been a struggle, and though I've had more trouble than I thought I would, I will always remember this trip as being the best opportunity I could take advantage of this summer. It's been such a blast, and I look forward to my final week ahead in Gynecology. Hopefully my sun burns don't peel too much and I can come home with a nice tan!
Who would have thought Tenerife would be the place to try on my 'travelling boots' once again; it is not a back packers place of discovery, adventure or contact with the indigenous population but it is away and somewhere I had not yet visited.
The four hour flight from Gatwick was wonderful, (mainly because I had spent too long grounded in the UK), regretfully the airport assistance was needed to transfer me from the check-in to the aircraft. ...
... As I said, the sun was out and the sky was super blue, so the water was this pleasant blue/turquoise color, and the waves were so big some of them went over my head. There were these giant rocks to walk and climb on off to the side of the beach, and we found all kinds of crabs and little sea animals hanging out on them in the sun. We also swam out to this huge rock structure about 100 meters away from the shore. It was cool to sit out in the sun on the rocks, and while ...
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