A day at San Rafael Beach March 23rd 2014 Courtney (another PCV): "Find the sweet spot between what you love to do, what you're good at, and what the world needs."
Because there was no gravel, we couldn't work today. Therefore, we got a guagua (okay, a minibus rental isn't precisely a guagua, but, hey) and spent most of the day at the beach. The water was a beautiful mix of dark blues, turquoises, and teals; pebble shingle; brown pelic ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Dominican Republic » Barahona Explored and claimed by Columbus on his first voyage in 1492, the island of Hispaniola became a springboard for Spanish conquest of the Caribbean and the American mainland. In 1697, Spain recognized French dominion over the western third of the islan... ... read more