Travel Blogs from Puerto de la Cruz
... down to Santa Cruz for dinner, and we all looked super snazzy for our farewell party. We all met outside this incredibly fancy restaurant (the Casino--not like Las Vegas casinos, but more like social clubs), and took an obnoxious amount of group photos, selfies and final shots with friends. When we finally ended up going inside this restaurant--which was the most upscale place I've ever been in (and probably ever will be in)--we were escorted to one of the most fancy dining halls ...
... Laguna, the doctors were very concerned about the baby's development, but they induced her labor (for reasons I don't really know the details of). She ended up having the baby at 26 weeks--last Friday--and now she's recovering on the unit. Her blood pressure is very high, and she is experiencing excessive uterine bleeding, but Laura explained to her that this is very normal and that her recovery is promising and encouraging. This patient spoke NO Spanish at ...
... speak the language enough to explain the complicated, technical medical issues patients may be experiencing. The only option they have is to use a translator over the phone--a service the hospital offers to doctors. I've spoken with my students and multiple other doctors about this translating company, and they don't like the idea of it. There is no guarantee that the translator on the other line understands the medical terminology and concepts necessary to explain the ...
... area and I was determined to do it without any walking aid; consequently we did not get far by normal standards but my stroll in the park pace with stops at various waterholes achieved a reasonable standard.
The town buzzes with tourists from all over Europe and their languages sound like various parts of a great orchestra with differing tones and sounds,some are soft and smooth, others seem to flow up and down the scales in staccato while the ...
... fourth weekend! I got burned pretty badly on every part of my body, and I'm just now beginning to peel all that skin away, but it was so worth it. We only have one more weekend here before we all go our separate ways, so I'm really thankful that I got to have a great one with my friends. It's so crazy to think that two weeks from now, I won't even be here anymore! I'm dreading leaving the island, but I also can't wait to see my girlfriend and family again. Here's to an awesome weekend!
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Other places to stay in Puerto de la Cruz
Calle Calafate 3, Puerto de la Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $32
Calle Parque las Flores 35, Puerto de la Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $25
- Hotel from hell
- Never again
- The All Inclusive that doesn't want you to stay!
Avda. 8 de Marzo, 4 Urb.Parque las Flores, Puerto de la Cruz | 3 star hotelfrom $40
Iriarte, 11, Puerto de la Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $37
C/ Puerto Viejo, 1, Puerto de la Cruz | 3 star hotelfrom $27
c/Perez Zamora, 49 , Puerto de la Cruz | 2 star hotelfrom $27