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Okay so first off, let me apologize for letting so much time go by without checking in. I’ve just been keeping very busy, trying to fit everything in. I’ve had this post well on it’s way for over a week now so finally here it is! To catch up, I’ll go day by day… Friday, [...]Read More
Our second week has been full of activities. No time to slack off, no time to be bored! While adapting to their new classes at the University of Salamanca in the mornings, the Aspire kids had group activities every afternoon: a cooking class to get closer to Spanish food culture -approaching summer highlights like gazpacho [...]Read More
So, I left off just as I was about to go to my first Spanish lesson. I am taking afternoon classes for four hours with my teacher Helen. One-on-one Spanish lessons are offered, which is perfect because although I feel confident in my Spanish speaking abilities, there is always room for improvement. Helen and I [...]
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Well, here I am! Halfway through my first day in Guatemala. So far it has been absolutely wonderful but first let me start at the beginning – 4:30am yesterday. I stayed at my friend Georgi’s apartment in Boston the night before and at 4:30am I got a taxi to the airport. I got my boarding [...]Read More
The night before I started on my adventure in Ireland I was extremely excited… but also incredibly nervous. Unable to go to sleep, I fussed in my bed. I was anxious about meeting new people, getting along in a new country by myself, and having a disappointing trip. But the momentum of this journey and [...]Read More