Casa Blanca Hotel & Surf Camp
Travel Blogs from Cabarete
We left the TEARS team yesterday (sad to say goodbye!) and spent a day of rest and fun in Puerto Plata today. We head back to Calgary tomorrow. We fly out on WS 2519 and arrive in Toronto at 6:20 p.m. Our flight to Calgary is WS 671 departing at 7:45 and arriving at 9:54 p.m.
... which was supposed to be done by 6:00 pm Tuesday. When he arrived, it wasn't ready yet. The woman at the laundry told him it would be done in 20 minutes. At that, the moto driver rolls his eyes and tells Mike it will be hours yet. He says he will pick it up. At that, Mike gives him the laundry ticket, the payment for the laundry and something extra. Laundry was delivered to the hotel later ...
Today's highlight was dinner at Bliss, an Italian restaurant situated in a converted hotel. The ambiance is great as their pool from when it was a hotel is still there and is now part of the courtyard are around which a few tables are arranged. Unfortunately for the one woman who tried it - you can't walk on water. ...
... in my
reaction. While in Barbados for our February field course, I passed this very
scene with my colleagues. They all made comments about the beauty and vigor in
the ritual. I, however, may have been the only one in the group irreverently
competitive enough to think, “I want to beat them”. It was more than just a
thought. It was a commitment. A commitment with no direct vision or plan of action.
There was no ...
... also in the 14th of June movement to overthrow Trujillo. The story goes that the lady was tortured and her fingernails were cut off and then her fingers were cut off all while she was in jail.
Behind this cabinet was the sala or waiting room. there were lots of rocking chairs, a picture of Enrique, the Patriarch, and one of Jesus above his. There was a record player as well.
Then, we were shown this display case that was the most haunting part ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services