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      Wooden houses

      Puerto Plata Nov 26, 2016 at 5:30 PM

      I was on a tour of the city of Puerto Plata and the guide (named Jesus) spoke English but with an accent. He said something that I didn't quite understand. It was something to the effect that if you didn't use wood for your house that you had to pay two fees, one to the governor. I have not been able to find anything about this on the internet. I asked the guy who runs the tour agency and his response was

      "I told to Jesus about your restlessness. I am sendimg you a Link where you can see some of our vitoriana Houses, and can read a little bit of the history, but you have to translate to english."

      diariolibre.com/m/noticias/l...

      I looked at this website and translated some of it, but it appears to be mostly an argument about whether they should call the wooden houses with the gingerbread trim 'Victorian' or some other term - because apparently Victorian is a bourgeois European type architecture.

      Can anyone think of what the guide was trying to say or the basic story behind it?

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    • besoin daide retrouver famille

      Provincia de El Seíbo Aug 31, 2003 at 7:55 AM

      bonjour, a qui de droit. avons besoin d aide pour retrouver la famille d un ami qui a ete adopter au village de hato mayor de lage de 14 mois, sa mere se nommais Anna Marla et son pere Marcellino Reyes .Cet enfant se nomme marcellino reyes nee le 25 decembre.il reside au quebec son nom d adoption est Mathieu Brulotte et tente de retrouver sa famille et ses racine.Si vous connaisser sa famille ou si vous etes de sa famille veuiller nous en faire part........ si dans aucun cas vous ne connaisser les personnes si haut ne pas tenir compte de cette lettre mais si vous penser avoir des renseignements sur cette famille ou votre famille, m en faire part dans les plus bref delais. Merci d avance et esperont avoir suite positive a cette lettre mes salutation les plus sincere a vous Steve Lizotte Quebec Canada (1-450-539-1320) sunbirdjoyeux@hotmail.com

      1 Answer Aug 31, 2003 at 7:57 AM