Costa Rica: Final Day!

Costa Rica: Final Day!

Final Day! Our last day was as full as every one before. We woke up bright and early and had another delicious breakfast of fresh fruits (how we’ll miss them!) and coffee (they’ll be bringing you bags!) and eggs and potatoes (Happy St. Patrick’s day!). We headed to...
Costa Rica: Volunteering at Lorena

Costa Rica: Volunteering at Lorena

Volunteering at Lorena! You guessed it: it was an amazing day! We woke up for another late breakfast at 8 am before we left at 9 am from the high mountains of Monteverde to the long stretching beaches of Playas del Coco. Although we were sad to leave the clear starry...
Costa Rica: Volunteering at Life Monteverde

Costa Rica: Volunteering at Life Monteverde

Volunteering at Life Monteverde Hola familia! As you might remember yesterday, the students got to enjoy a late breakfast at 8 am! Our day started off with them getting to choose their favourite of 4 options for breakfast: all delicious! They even had a half hour to...
Costa Rica: Arenal Volcano & Night Hike

Costa Rica: Arenal Volcano & Night Hike

Arenal Volcano & Night Hike We woke up at 4:30 am and most of us have not slept since! HOW are we still in such high spirits?! Because today was incredible! Just over half the group joined me, Kyle and Kat at to hike up to the vantage point up the volcano at 5...
Costa Rica: Another Jam Packed Day

Costa Rica: Another Jam Packed Day

Surprise surprise, another jam-packed day! Waterslides, zip lining, pools, a butterfly conservatory, hot springs and an incredible buffet, oh my! Our zip liners were down at breakfast by 7:15 am to leave by 8 am: luckily the weather cleared up JUST in time for us to start.

Costa Rica: Proyecto Asis and Rio Salto

Costa Rica: Proyecto Asis and Rio Salto

Proyecto Asis and Rio Salto Pura Vida, every day! Our day was filled with volunteering, hard work, fun and even some adventure. We started our day off on the right foot by meeting bright and early at 7:30 am for a hearty breakfast. Eggs, gallo pinto, salchichas, fresh...