Travel Blogs from Santa Isabel
... we had
another item on our agenda. We talked about culture and the different main
emphasis in different cultures. One of the aspects we discussed was the
“Eisbergmodel” by Freud. It illustrates that only few things are visible and
easy to observe and many are below the waterline and need more attention and
time to notice. We used this model to talk about the Panamanian culture.
Examples for visible aspects ...
After collecting our supplies (beverages), meeting the boat crew (Cook: Luana, captain: Tilson, and deckhand: Felix) and waiting for a storm to pass, we set off at 11pm out into the blackness of the sea. As we sailed out we were able to see a pretty spectacular electrical storm over Cartagena's main city.
The first few days were spent sailing the seas with nothing as far as the eye could see. We were lucky enough to have calm seas, aside ...
... Meetings are now held Saturday & Sunday for the benifit of the deaf. As explained in my other blog ( Panama 2011), many of the deaf in our territory live as far as 3 hours away! Moving the meetings to the weekend allows them to come down Friday night and stay with friends in the congregation for the whole weekend and attend the meetings. One such individual who does this is Edison. He is a 15 year old deaf boy who live in ...
Today I finished reading a book very kindly lent to me by a friend in San Juan Del Sur, at one of the lower points on my trip. I suggest you read it. It's called The Tao of Pooh and it's perfectly suited to all those people out there like me who think far too much. I think, therefore I am confused. It has done ...
In an attempt to get up this morning I realise we are on the move again, relocating to another section of the San Blas Islands. It looks the same as the first. Two hours of jolting and jostling and we're there. It's lucky I'm already lying down for the most part, otherwise I'd expect the situation to be similar to our first day at sea. I don't think I have anything left to give.
At some point, the other half of the ...
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