July 15, 2017 Hola, a todos! (Today isn’t actually my travel day, I’m playing a little bit of catch-up so you’ll have to bear with me here.) I started out today, Saturday, July 15, in Kansas City, Missouri after having left good old Omaha, Nebraska on Thursday morning to spend a little time with my… Read More Traveling to Costa Rica
Wow. Another week has already come and gone and I have fallen more in love with Oaxaca. Last Sunday we got to go on an excursion to the Teotitlán Village and it was one of my favorite excursions yet. We visited “Vida Nueva”, which is a cooperation started 23 years ago by indigenous Zapotec women.… Read More La Segunda Semana
In my last couple of days here in Buenos Aires, I have made a point of talking with a couple of elders in order to see their points of views on their society. There is one thing that I got out of both of the conversations – the environment we grow up in is crucial to… Read More WHY EDUCATION AND OUR ENVIRONMENT ARE IMPORTANT!
I can’t believe one week of the trip that I have been anticipating for months has already passed. This week has been full of learning, exploring, and getting to know the city that I will call my home for the next two months. I already love the Oaxacan people and their laid back culture- counter… Read More
[DAY 1 | 3/25/17] Seeing Costa Rica from the air made me realize that I was going to be here for a week. It became more real when I exited out of the airport and saw Fiorella before being whisked away by Don Gerardo to get to El Coyol. Arriving to Jorge & Flor’s house,… Read More [CSUF El Coyol] Arrival in Costa Rica
Only hours away from sitting on a plane and peering out the window to a new land.
Howdy! My name is Angelica Barron and y’all I’m super excited to be going on this Costa Rica trip! So many fun new experiences and learning about different cultures is gonna be exciting! These two months just went by so quickly can’t believe in less than two days ill be on a plane making ma… Read More Howdy Y’all!
I’ve just finished up the third week of my semester long stay in Heredia, Costa Rica. In just a short time I’ve had the opportunity to zipline through the jungle, bathe in hot tubs of water heated by underground volcanic molten lava, swim underneath a nearly 100 meter waterfall, and whitewater raft down one of… Read More Under the American Influence
*English at the bottom – Spanish speakers please don’t hesitate to correct my writing!* ¡Lo siento mis amores! No he escribido por un rato. Estaba muy ocupada por los últimos días de mi viaje. Por fin, puedo sentar y escribir un poquito. Hay mucho quiero decir de este viaje, probaré mi mejor para recordar todo. Yo… Read More Los últimos días: como Costa Rica puede curar el alma