Tag Archives: travel

The Last Resort?

Palm trees and exotic birds. Continue reading

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Exploring Puerto Plata

“You are my family, and we all have to stick together. I don’t want to lose my family.” Continue reading

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Jungle River Hike

It was the last day Ivone and I would spend in the Dominican Republic. We wanted to make it a good one, at the same time escaping from the overly controlled, too-perfect resort we were living in. We had signed … Continue reading

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Don’t Know Much About…Dominican Republic

I hope to fill in the gaps in my Dominican knowledge and write more about our travels to this exotic, mysterious land. Continue reading

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Last Day In Ecuador

Friday, March 18, 2011.  It was the last full day of our Ecuador trip, and in some ways the most important of all. We were going to meet Stella’s sponsor child, Sibel. Originally, our group was going to meet the … Continue reading

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Meeting Ecuadorian Moms and Kids

The Tumbaco region of Quito is an area in which some of the poorest Ecuadorians live and work.  Our group visited a church there and surrounding neighborhoods on Thursday, March 17, 2011. But first, a visit to the home office … Continue reading

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