Forgotten in time:Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Forgotten in time:Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

When I got off the cruise (review to come) in Mayaguez I was quite excited, mainly because I was going to see a place that wasn’t a popular tourist spot. Mayaguez is a port (town/city?) on the western coast of Puerto Rico and it immediately reminded me of childhood summers spent in the Carolinas with… Continue Reading

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo was absolutely beautiful and had enough diversity and worthwhile tourist destinations to keep me extremely busy.  This was apparently one of Christopher Columbus’s favorite locations and it is possibly where his remains lie today.  There is just a ton of history that I would love to tell you about, but I lost my… Continue Reading

Miguel, Santo Domingo

Miguel, Santo Domingo

If you’ve read about my arrival in Santo Domingo, you’ll know that my first night there I was hungry, tired, and a bit irritated.  And that is where this story starts off.   I had just checked in to the hotel and asked the receptionist where I could get something decent to eat.  She recommended… Continue Reading

Puerto Rico, an overview

Puerto Rico Oh, what can I say about Puerto Rico?  Oh, how about these two words…  Don’t Go!  While Puerto Rico had some truly beautiful country side it did not make up for its short comings.  Puerto Rico is getting 2 stars from me.  With some exceptions, the people were not all that pleasant, less… Continue Reading

Nicaragua, an overview

Short Trip to Nicaragua Nicaragua is a tough one to rate.  I’m going to give it 3 stars although I don’t have as much to go off of here as I do in some of the other places.  I spent a Grand Total of 3 nights in Nicaragua and it is going on my list… Continue Reading