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... and always ready to share a smile or a hug. I am reminded of what one community leader sharing with us that we don't all speak the same language now because of the events at the Tower of Babel but one day in heaven we shall all understand each other. What a beautiful thought.
It's so hard to believe we only have one week left here. We have been busy so the time has gone fast! Until next time.Elise. ...
Spent the morning at the Centro Leon Museum in Santiago.
The three exhibits focused on the anthropological aspects of the Dominican culture, some of the country's art, as well as a photography exhibit by the acclaimed Dominican photographer, Apeco.
Here are some pictures we ...
... and always willing to offer a "Hola" as you pass by. The people in the markets were also kind, informative and not pushy.
We have also gotten to know our guides and learn more Spanish from them. It's encouraging to see their heart for the TEARS Ministry and how they enjoy serving. I look forward to hearing more of their stories.
So far the Dominican has been full of colourful surprises and facinating history.
Until next time
... larimar and making jewelry on site. We also saw more cigar making/rolling and got to try the Dominican's famous mama juana -- an "aphrodisiac" drink made from soaking rum, red wine, and honey in bark and herbs. It was interesting, but nothing to bring home to share... We made a quick stop at the Brugal rum factory, where I sneaked a few forbidden photos (justified by my purchase of two bottles of rum).
After seeing a few other places like the city center ...
... put us together you can see the similarities. Even though there are some people I most likely will never talk to in my life after this, I wouldn’t ask for our group to be any different. We make it interesting for each other. If one person out of the group weren’t here this trip wouldn’t be what it is. Saturday seemed like a family reunion. Some of us were lying out, Tanne was playing the guitar, and the boys were playing soccer. No matter what we were doing we ...