Puerto Plata Beach Club & Casino
Travel Blogs from Puerto Plata
... and visit with their neighbors. The people who run the villa where
we are staying, have people over and eat or just sip wine and talk and laugh at
least 6 nights a week! Apparently, people are not too busy with their
schedules, or don't mind missing the latest episode of Breaking Bad.
And I have noticed something else that goes right along with being still. In the DR, you
have to learn to let go. In the U.S., for various reasons, we have a lot of
Written by Megan.
Most of you may not know this, but I have a fear a fish. I do not know why it started but I just hate being in the water with fish. The last two times our family has gone snorkeling, I stayed on the boat and waited till it was time to go back to land. The thing I hate about my fear of fish is that, I missed that opportunity to share that experience with the people I love most. Fear is one of those things the devil likes to use to ...
... our faith with those guys. And even if we didn't, I missed the
opportunity to show the kids what loving others looks like. I know I squelched
the Holy Spirit at that moment because every time I pass that exit, I still feel the regret.
Something good did come out of that moment. I learned that I don't ever want to have that kind
of regret again. And Mike and Toni's example, was a great reminder and an example on how to live my life, so that I never will. ...
Stephanie's 21st! We took an early morning guagua into the center of Puerto Plata and then up to the teleférico (cable car) to take us to the summit of Mount Isabel de Torres. After we explored the sights at the top of the mountain and rode back down we caught a motoconcho to the Plaza Independencia (the center plaza ...
... of straight up being homesick until tonight. I have a picture of my dogs Hudson and Toostie as my background, and it made me realize how much I’ve missed in 6 weeks. Hudson isn’t going to look anything like he used to and I’m going to have to work to get Toostie to love me. On top of this, my niece is getting so big. Her hair goes into pigtails now and I’ve only seen a picture. I’ll see her in exactly a week and ...