Ever try to catch a rooster? Good luck.
La Victoria, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. One day I was lucky enough to get to travel to a smaller town named La Victoria outside of the capital. So we went to a house to have lunch. There were a few American families living there and doing missionary work. I thought it was interesting to think about being a child in a foreign country like these kids do. The colors in DR are perfect for taking photos. A local dude took us on a 5 hour walking journey thru La Victoria. The district is big and includes many different areas of settlement, sprawling far outside the main city center. “You are the first Americans to walk this path.” He told us. We decided to walk the path thru the forest instead of the main roads. Lots of the houses contained large amounts of land and farm animals. Kids playing stickball. Obviously materials are not easy to comeby. They use thin sticks and water jug caps which kind of hover in like a smaller frisbee. They let me hit a few times. Poped it up foul and hit a grounder. It’s pretty tough! A few women let me take their photos. They were pretty excited about it, actual