Chile: San Pedro de Atacama & El Desierto Florido

Hi everyone! Hope you’re having a good week!  Mine has been pretty good so far.  Can’t believe the USA soccer team didn’t qualify for the World Cup though!  I was looking forward to watching this coming summer.  I guess I’ll have to find another team to cheer on (Honduras?!). Anyways for this post, I wanted to continue with another recap of my South America travels.  … Continue reading Chile: San Pedro de Atacama & El Desierto Florido

Chile: Weekend Adventures – Part 3

Hi everyone! I am officially finished with the program and have already started my post-program travels.  Hoch arrived last Friday and we’ve been exploring the south of Chile together! It was a bit surreal seeing him at the airport. It really is crazy how fast the time has flown by.  Before I know it, I’ll be back in the States looking for work (womp womp). … Continue reading Chile: Weekend Adventures – Part 3


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