Dominican Republic. Day12: Wao Hector!

I'm soooo excited! I need to move! It's part 2 of Hector's Birthday Celebration. We walked into a night club by the name of Wao. A bottle of Jack Daniel's was ordered, and to mix it up, some 7up. The music was amazing, everything I was hoping it would be. It was bachata, merengue, tipico, … Continue reading Dominican Republic. Day12: Wao Hector!

Dominican Republic. Day 9: Una Visita a mi Abuelo

My abuelo (grandfather) was the sweetest man. I never had the chance of saying goodbye when he passed. My mother came to the island to pay her respects, but I remember myself being torn. I knew he was very sick, but reality didn't hit me, especially since I was only twelve years young.My mother's aunt, … Continue reading Dominican Republic. Day 9: Una Visita a mi Abuelo

Dominican Republic. Day 5: Señora de Altagracia

Today was a mini road trip. 3 hours each way. My cousin Edward drove with a beer in hand, while we made our way to Higuey and La Romana. We were gonna go see one of the most famous churches in Dominican Republic.  Basílica Catedral Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia. (local children out of school … Continue reading Dominican Republic. Day 5: Señora de Altagracia