Hi everyone! So as I mentioned in my last post, I am finished with the English Opens Doors Program and am now getting a bit of traveling in before I head back home. Before I start sharing my travel adventures, I wanted to write a brief recap and reflection on how I feel now that the program is over. First, I’ll start with a recap … Continue reading EODP Volunteer Service is OVER
Hi everyone! So I am at the end of my semester here and can’t believe how fast the time has flown. It has been fun and challenging, but I am ready for it to be over so that I can start my SA travels! It’s difficult to do a lot in just a weekend so I’ve been making plans to travel more after the program. … Continue reading Chile: Weekend Adventures – Part 1
Hi y’all! Another long, overdue post here. I figured for this one, I’d talk a bit about day to day life with my host family. To start, I am teaching in a small high school in Cabildo, but am living in the small city of La Ligua (it is about a 20-minute commute). Both cities are in the Valparaíso Region about 2-2.5 hours north of … Continue reading Chile: Life Abroad
Hi all! This post is long overdue! I’ve been pretty busy adjusting to life abroad, including teaching English, traveling when I can, and just spending time with my host family. It has been challenging to make the time to call home more frequently, so to all my family, please be patient with me! I will make the time, I promise! I thought for this post, … Continue reading Chile Update!
Hi all! This post is coming to you from Chile, South America! I’ve been here for a little over 15 days and am thoroughly enjoying this country so far. The people are so nice and helpful, even after hearing my not so good Spanish. The country itself is diverse with everything from deserts in the north to glaciers and penguins in the south. I am … Continue reading Santiago