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... reached by boat that automobile, but the winding road through small villages was not a bad one and the final approach from the hills to the beach did provide the sensation of arriving at a remote tropical paradise.
Playa Rincon is palm-fringed with very white sand and two crescent shaped beaches on either side of a small headland, one with the rough surf of the open Atlantic, the other the tranquil waters of a sheltered bay. The water ...
... but there aren’t many ways to
make even a pretty basic living. The settlements all look a little
hardscrabble, but maybe in a warm climate you don’t need much more to survive
than a roof over your head and enough income to buy food. The peninsula is
actually one of the main growing areas for the D.R.’s significant production of
organic cocoa, but growing agricultural commodities usually doesn’t provide
much income for too many people.
... buggered off and there's no one around. Tonight we are going back to Don Pablo gourmet restaurant as it's our last night. We've got to pack as well because we have to have checked out by 9.30 - our boat for the mainland leaves at 10. It's going to be a very long today tomorrow. We're due back in Manchester on Tuesday morning at 6. I'll add some more photos now. See you soon - we hope the weather gets a bit better in the UK ready for our return. It looks awful! Love Julie and Simon ...
... of skinny cows, pigs, chickens and horses, dodgy trainers, unusual fruit, people washing in waterfalls, children riding bikes with no clothes on and a dog with a bag on its head. It was almost too much to cope with... The hotel seems really nice but we were too knackered to do anything last night so we just stayed in and went to sleep. Even though our room ...
... the beans are awesome. And the fish and shrimp are outstanding to boot. But the boy…
The boy is fussing and fussing…let him loose and he wreaks havoc; hold onto him and he thrashes around like a badger in a sack. After a while of this, Isabel, the proprietor of our tarp-roofed restaurant picks him up and takes him away. He is incredulous, but quiet. Then he is just quiet. Then Isabel is feeding him. It’s the same beans and rice we ...
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