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Puerto Plata is the main city on the D.R.'s north coast and was named by Christopher Columbus when he explored the area in 1493. The harbor is guarded by Fortaleza San Felipe, one of the oldest forts in the New World. Some parts of the town are a little ramshackle but in other areas Victorian houses have been nicely renovated so the center part of town including the Parque Central and cathedral are pleasant to stroll through.
I decided to spend the night at Villa Carolina, a hotel ...
... at a little roadside comedor.
Maybe I picked the lunch offerings from the pots and pans lined up, but the
goodies all tasted freshly prepared – Bacalao (salt cod) salad, Cangrejo
(crabmeat), Albondigas de Pescado (deep fried fish balls), sautéed cheese, and
two starchy bananas, a breakfast seafood feast!
There were numerous pretty beaches along the way including
Playa Grande, which has something rare for ...
... 3 am wake up call for a 6 am flight after very little sleep for two days. By the time we arrived at our first destination, I was exhausted, hot, had a screaming headache and was not feeling the best. In fact, I was feeling like I should be in freezing cold Ohio enjoying the day off and no doubt having a much better hair day as the humidity was not being my friend. Luckily, I was also remembering that we were here for a reason and I was excited to see what God had in store. And ...
So far life in the Dominican Republic has been good even though I am missing home very much! As the days go by I am starting to understand spanish more and more (it is still difficult for me to speak though). My host family makes me feel very welcomed and is very interested in getting to me, thats why Iam making it a point to try my best to speak more spanish so that I can communicate with them better.
I was so nervous that ...
... faces scanning passports and collecting paperwork. Once we got onto our bus, we were able to really appreciate our surroundings. We had stopped at 2 resorts before our own to drop people off so it was a great opportunity to see the city. We arrived at the resort after dark and I was immediately taken back by the beauty of seeing everything lit up. Don't know why it's taken me so long to venture into the world!!!
Many a ...