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Andrea Bedoya – Ecuador 2014

                          Nuestro ultimo fin de semana en Ecuador lo dedicamos a conocer Cuenca, una ciudad antigua, y a la vez moderna, que enamora a quien la visita. Lo … Continue reading

Ecuador!

Una de las cosas que me parece increíble de Ecuador es como las personas aun mantienen y sobre todo respetan costumbres y tradiciones de sus antepasados. La comida, celebraciones y vestimenta en muchos lugares aún se preserva con orgullo y … Continue reading

Ecuador 2014

Hola from Ecuador!  My time in Ecuador has been an amazing experience.  The people that I have met while here are so nice and so welcoming it makes it hard to think about leaving them.  While working at Maternidad and … Continue reading

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Andrea Bedoya – Ecuador 2014

                    Este fin de semana viajé a Quito. Lo que mas disfruté fue la arquitectura colonial que aun conserva esta ciudad. También visité “la mitad del mundo,” en donde pude pisar … Continue reading

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Hola from Ecuador

Each time I embark on a new immersion adventure I am always the most nervous about potential language barriers. I obsess about my language capabilities and worry if I will be understood by locals. Fortunately, the language of compassion is … Continue reading

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Zully Lizarazo, Costa Rica

Un poco de cultura para los amantes de la historia, ayer fue un dia muy emocionante cuando paseabamos por la ciudad capitalina de Costa Rica, San jose. Entre tantas maravillas, visitamos el museo nacional que se encuentra en el downtown … Continue reading

Costa Rica and San Jose – Cat

Hello, It’s Wednesday and we officially only have 10 more days in Costs Rica. The time has flown by. Veronica added a beautiful post about our time in Manuel Antonio, and the beaches and our time spent there. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading

Costa Rica and San Jose

Hello, It’s Wednesday and we officially only have 10 more days in Costs Rica. The time has flown by. Veronica added a beautiful post about our time in Manuel Antonio, and the beaches and our time spent there. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading

Costa Rica Weekend Report

The second week in Costa Rica has come to an end. This past weekend we went to Manuel Antonio National Park. We spent Saturday laying out at the beach, eating civiche, and relaxing. At one point a bunch of men … Continue reading

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Cat Smail – Costa Rica 2014

Hello! All continues to be well with LMHP 2014 in Costa Rica! Today we had our first class on hypnosis – the professor had such a calming presence and voice, we were all relaxed from the start! She ended the … Continue reading

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