It cascades down the ridges and peaks that rise over 2,500 meters above the Caribbean Sea. It is famed for its pine forests, wooded trails and breathtaking views. Pic la Selle is the highest point in Haiti’s Chaine de la Selle and is one of the highest in the entire Caribbean region. It towers over all, close to the border with the Dominican Republic. There are many accessible tracks and trekking
República Dominicana The beautiful island of Dominican Republic (República Dominicana) is located on the eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola. It is home to a variety of different landscapes, exotic beaches along its coastline, steep mountain ranges, edible plants, and fertile plains. Haiti occupies the western third part of Hispaniola. The Dominican Republic is surrounded by the islands of Beata, Catalina, Saona, Alto Velo, and Catalinita in the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. It has an area of 48,730 sq km, with a length of 386 km, extending from Cape Engaño to the Haitian border.
The Voodoo belief started within the African culture and was used to help keep faith as many were taken as slaves by the Europeans. As they traveled and worked at many sugar cane fields, many Africans were subjected under the French and there, the Voodoo religion seemed to grow into the New World. The poster has multiple photos that show the different rituals West Africans performed and explains the key components of their practice. Using visuals and providing a small explanation of the important factors that go with the Voodoo religion is a necessary aspect in order to engage the students. The photos display the acts of Voodoo from the start of the 1800s to people still practicing this religion in current day.
A place to not miss out on; containing “stunning waterfalls and caves,” (27 Top Tourists Attractions in Brazil, tuoropia.com), and let’s not forget the Curitiba-Paranagua Train Ride that “is considered one of the most scenic train rides in Brazil: It cuts through the Atlantic rainforest, going through 14 tunnels and crossing 30 bridges on its 84 km (52-mile) route between modern Curitiba and historic Paranagua in Parana state” (27 Top Tourists Attractions in Brazil, touropia.com). By all means, such previously mentioned attractions would be a definite must. That is to say, there are far too many appealing sights in Brazil to only consider these
Many believe that the region id Georgia’s most visually stunning geographic region, which is also the cause for tourism, which also has become a big industry in the region. In the end, the Blue Region is my personal favorite region out of them
New York Fall Foliage Cruises There’s nothing better than being out on the water during these autumn months. The changes that occur during the months of fall are beautiful and breathtaking. The air is cool and crisp, and the fall foliage is bright and colorful. Many find fall to be a tranquil, peaceful time that’s filled with beauty.
Haiti and West African tribes usually gathered together to worship spirits of ancestors using dancing, singing, and different rituals that would bring back the dead. In Haiti their ceremonial events included a priest or priestess and they would own a type of animal such as a chicken to the loa. The individual who wanted to have the ceremony performed then asks the spirits and ancestors for assistance on solving problems. The Africans in Haiti gained a phenomenal amount of power and strength because when times got rough they kept fighting to survive. Haitians have different ways of practicing and reciting rituals as New Orleans or anywhere else, the main component that ties them together is the
Industries such as Texaco, Exxon, Shell, and Reynolds Metals moved in to Louisiana due to the convenience of navigation and fresh water around (McPhee 3). These industries helped make the river popular and known for its importance, “A sustainable restoration of the Mississippi River Delta is a good investment with a high rate of return. Gaining ground is the most successful economic strategy” (Batker). Plenty of money was brought in due to all of the companies that depended on the water from the Mississippi River. There was an attempt to have the Mississippi River captured but the Rabalais that works for the US Army Corps of Engineers tried to prevent it.
Jayce Johnston October 11,2017 1st period Dominican Republic The Dominican Republic is the oldest country discovered in the world! Dominican Republic is the country that makes up the eastern two-thirds of the island of Hispaniola. The island’s western end is covered by Haiti. You can find fertile valleys and forested mountains here. So let’s talk about how interesting it is.
The voodoo community is unorganized. Priests play a big role in voodoo community; they act as counselors, healers and expert protectors against witchcraft and sorcery. Both men and women can be priests. The priests are called papa or houngan and the priestesses are called mama or mambo.
Florida has an annual average of two hundred and thirty days of sunshine. Because of this, Florida’s nickname is the Sunshine State. The Sunshine State has a subtropical climate as a result of this, it has hot and humid summers and very mild
About Horn Lake The wonderful community of Horn Lake, Mississippi boasts 218 days of sunshine, as well as 15 local parks. Making, Horn Lake the Greenest City in Mississippi. The active lifestyle of Horn Lake residents in combination with the many wonderful amenities available in the area, create an environment that nourishes and enriches the needs of its citizens. Horn lake is home to some of the best schools in the state of Mississippi.
This photograph describes what Haiti looks like for miles. Destruction and devastation. The lost, worried family and the remains of the hurricane are the most prominent elements of this photograph. When looking at this picture the eye is drawn the the dirty, young girl. She expresses sadness and concern.