Sparkling Waters Villas
Travel Blogs from Treasure Beach
... as I hear myself say “You really did that by yourself?” Of course they did. I have listened to my art students describe a painting I have showed them using phrases like “the contrast between the colours in the piece is very different than the way Van Gogh uses strokes of colour” and “the colour temperature in this painting makes me feel a way.” Heaven help me if I were ever to let them openly criticize one of my pieces. I have ...
... we had games like throwing water filled balloons at the supervisor of the cabin cleaning staff who were holding a board with nails in it and they had to protect themselves with it, of course the balloons broke and water went all over them. Many fun games and lots of fun was had my all. We were successful in winning some of the raffle tickets but not so lucky in the final draw for ...
... to shop, some of the work done by these people like baskets etc are very beautiful, went to emerald shop by my taste too expensive for Ken. There are many boutique hotels now in the city , they are in the homes of the original people, a place I could revisit for a week or so. We then traveled to the new Colombia and it is just like any other high rise city. It does have a very extensive beach, interesting enough along the beach there are permanent shelters ...
... didn't persist with any more.
Dirty day today which is essentially
all the volunteers getting together to build a poor blind man a house
somewhere in the middle of nowhere. The day started with a 2 hour
wait for everyone at a petrol station in Gutter. After 40 minutes of
collecting rocks from a hill we give up as the two people meant to be
arriving with equipment and cement never arrived ...
shops and a grocery store) on the way home. We all waited in the car and a
couple people recognized the car and came up to us and asked for Brooke. That
just tells you how far her impact reaches.
After all the patients and their families left, we played a pick
up game of baseball and had a handstand contest. It is so nice to be able to "play after
school" again. We don't have any work to do when we get home. It fits well