Travel Journal: July 16-19, 2011

Together at the hotel after the show.

Saturday, July 16th We sleep late which feels luxurious after several busy days. The day passes slowly without much consequence. We make food, we watch a movie. We make more food – I cook dinner of red bean curry, grilled fish, white rice and avocado. We watch another movie. Next door the…

Travel Journal: July 12-15, 2011

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July 12th I can’t sleep. I wake up at 3:45 am and look at the clock on my cell phone. Is it time to get up yet? I consider if I can fill the time before morning and I decide no. I will be too tired. I can’t sleep but I can…

Life on High-Definition Video

Dominican Republic carnival

Above: Dominican Republic carnival When I know I’m leaving for Santo Domingo, at first I feel a panic. Of course I’m thrilled to see Karan. I have no fears of his feelings; I know I will not e disappointed. But to leave my kids is hard. They are still so young, so…

Second Half Beach Day

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We came back from Higuey Monday afternoon and there really wasn’t much we could get done that day so we just made some food and relaxed. Tuesday I had a list of things to do: a client meeting and visit three banks. One of the challenges we face is how to manage…

Sol India

The dressing room at Sol India

Above: The dressing room at Sol India There is a great store tucked away in the Zona Universitaria called Sol India and they sell Indian clothes, accessories and decorations. Tucked away in the little street that runs off of Maximo Gomez by the Supermercado Nacional, you wouldn’t know it’s there unless you…