Travel Blogs from Puerto de la Cruz
... favorite students) decided to come, and since it was just us four, we ran downstairs to the café for some coffee and pop. I got to have some great conversations with them--about Tenerife wine, Spanish learning, English accents and medical school--and get to wrap up my hospital work. I was so glad to meet all the doctors I met here, and since I never could have seen any of this work in the US, I'm so thankful to them for giving me the opportunity to follow them around. What's more, ...
... 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 ...
... Paco has suspected that her biggest problem is psychiatric, and so today he ordered a joint consult with a psychiatrist. I got to sit in on the psychiatrist's session with this woman, and through a long conversation, he learned little more from her than where she lives in Tenerife, who she lives with (she has a daughter) and how long she's been in the hospital. The woman was oriented, but still could not communicate well. The psychiatrist explained to her that her ...
... of flying has always curled my toes because it means another adventure to somewhere new has started. Looking out at the brilliant silvery white cotton wool clouds in anticipation of spotting a harp playing angel soon gave way to clear skies as we past over the Bay of Biscay and ship spotting took my attention.
As we reached the Canaries the black volcanic rock of the mountains soon gave way to beach fringed blue seas next we were down, through ...
This weekend we had the Session A people show up. They're fellows who decided to only take two weeks out of their summer for the internship, so they'll be leaving with all of us next weekend. About eight new students arrived, and they're all pretty cool! It was nice to spend one of our best weekends of the trip with them and see some new parts of the island.
On Saturday we all got in our big coach bus and traveled down to the south for the beach. The beach was called ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Colon Puerto de la Cruz
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