I'm writing this two days before my departure back to the United States! I want to use this time to reflect on all the different adventures, situations and learning experiences that I have embarked on while here in Heredia, Costa Rica. Although the program is coming super close to an end and I am a … Continue reading El Fin De Mi Aventuras Ticas
As I am close to starting my final study abroad class in Costa Rica, I want to reflect back on how much I have learned not only inside the classroom but also outside of that setting as well. Earlier this month, I did zip-lining twice, once with San Luis Canopy Tour, located within the Alajuela … Continue reading What ziplining in Costa Rica taught me!
El Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a cultural event that is celebrated at the very beginning of November in various parts of Latin America, to honor those ancestors who have moved on to the afterlife by making altars filled with their loved one's favorite foods and drinks, sugar skulls and specific … Continue reading Early November adventures – Heredia, C.R.
As the month of October is winding down, I want to reflect a bit on my time here! During our time here, one of the top destinations that was constantly mentioned to us was Monteverde, a small mountainous town on the northern part of the Puntarenas province that houses a number of cloud rain forests … Continue reading Costa Rica: October 16th – Oct 30th
One of the most magnificent things that Sol Education Abroad has done that is included in my program is the inclusion of supporting, promoting and learning about local organizations that are deeply passionate about the problems they are trying to fix. The vast biodiversity that exists within the multitude of ecosystems in Costa Rica is … Continue reading Early October adventures in Costa Rica