The Mermaid Hotel
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... feet were covered in mud by the end of the walk. Our guide was a Rastafarian with a rather difficult to understand accent. However we did learn that bamboo should never be cut at the time of the full moon because the sap rises in the stems at that time and it doesn’t last as long. Apparently this also works for cutting hair too. Bamboo plants are male and female, but the largest are the female and these are the ones which are most ...
... con ella y su companera de piso.
Ya han salido varios planes para este fin de semana, asi que estare entretenida!!
Mientras tanto sigo con mi voluntariado a las mananas. Todas las monjas ya se saben mi nombre y he podido conocer a la que lleva todo el cotarro en Sudamerica y centro america. La central, por asi decir, de las Misioneras esta en Venezuela.
Las ninas siguen siendo monisimas. Aqui se saben los cumpleanos ...
Hello / Goodbye,
I can't believe that this crazy adventure that we started just over a year ago.......376 days to be exact (not that I was counting....lol) is almost over. There were times, many times, that I thought this was going to go on and on and on.
While on this beautiful island we have been truly blessed to have met some amazing people. People who have taken us under their wings and helped us to survive while we were here. In the beginning i didn't think that ...
Well here we are…..nearing the end of our adventure.
Robynn and I are busy packing, anxiously waiting for "D" day (departure), and enjoying every minute of sunshine as possible.
I can honestly say that the sun, the warmth and swimming in the ocean have been something that we have taken for granted. Over the last couple of weeks we have probably had more sea bathes than ever. Mike gets home from work…..and ...
... to wear our bestest shorts....lol. I'll take lots of pictures and share them. We can't wait.
Anyway, we are busy packing and getting ready to call this adventure done. We have been fortunate to meet some great people here and we can't wait to return. But the next time will only be for a couple weeks.....no longer!!!!!!
The Finney Family Adventure is over. We have survived, I think....lol
See everyone soon