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Your online passport to our world
By Anya and Doug
Hola Jimmy, Katie, Bradley, Jillian, Jake, Toe, PJ, Cate, Juancho, Anna, Dylan, Ellie and Maggie!!
Well, here we are, lying in hammocks overlooking Taganga bay in… Read More
By Jimmy and Jake
Hello to every one of our blog readers, it’s Jimmy and Jake blogging here and we would like to inform y’all about all the fantastic activities… Read More
Last Wednesday we left Antigua. After a short two-hour van ride we arrived in the tranquil beach town of El Paredon. Our week in El Paredon was organized by a… Read More
Hey, Jon here covering part two of our “Escuela de la Montaña” adventure. Big thanks to Dylan for part one. Give the man a Pulitzer, 10/10 writing. Anyways,… Read More
By Dylan Crovo
Sunday morning was spent in Xela (pronounced shay-la); like any other morning spent at 8,000 feet in Guatemala, the day broke shockingly cold. Shivering despite my poncho,… Read More
By Jake Anquillare and Anna Parker
¡Hola! Es Jake y Anna aqui estamos veniendo de Xela, Guatemala ahora. Pero antes de nuestro viaje nosotros tuvemos un noche al hostel de… Read More
By Anna, Bradley, Doug, and Anya
Anya babysitting on a bus.
Bradley in his happy place.
Cate and Jimmy birdwatching.
Costa Rica cooking class.
Costa Rican sunset.
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By Bradley Sabbar and Jimmy Toole
After five days at Cirenas, we said goodbye to our gracious hosts and embarked on a two-hour trek up the beach to arrive at… Read More
By Cate and Katie
Finally, after a week of no internet/procrastination, coming at ya: it’s your two PNW chicas, Kate squared! (Cate and Katie)
Two Sundays ago, our group went… Read More
By Ellie and PJ
Photos courtest of Anna Parker
This is your latest correspondence from ya girl Ellie and PJ, aka El Jefe.
Our week began this past Sunday… Read More
By Maggie Otal and Jillian Doyle (the NoVa girls)
Photos courtesy of Anna Parker
Our week began with a ferry ride to the island of Ometepe. The boat ride didn’t… Read More
By Dillan Crovo
On Wednesday, we finished up the bathroom construction in the morning. After lunch, I took a short, but much needed, nap. The group broke roughly in half;… Read More
By Jon Frey
We arrived at the cooperative in Peñas Blancas on Sunday, unpacked, and immediately dove into meetings, and then painting murals. Our new member, Jake, joined us during… Read More
By Tori Graffius
So far we’ve been here for a week and I can already tell that this adventure is going to be the best adventure of our lives! We… Read More
By Anna Reed
We embarked on our journey, starting with orientation. The moment we all sat down together, a sense of relief fell over all of us when we realized… Read More
By Cate, Jillian, and Jon
So far Nicaragua has been a blast. The traveling day was long but since we got here, we have been having a lot of fun… Read More
Hola Team Quetzal Students, Families and Friends!!
It has been wonderful getting to chat with all of you over the past few weeks, our excitement for the upcoming semester is… Read More
From the heat of Masaya to the depths of the deep ocean in Roatan, you captured our hearts. As we sit in the quietness of no students, we are thinking… Read More
We were welcomed by clear blue water and beautiful beaches here in Roatan earlier this week. Everyone had a blast breathing underwater in the form of either snorkeling or scuba… Read More
We said goodbye to our new friends at the Mystical Yoga Farm climbed onto a small boat and begun our Student Directed Travel time in Guatemala. Getting across Lake Atitlan… Read More