“The group is very diverse, 7 from Portland, Oregon, 1 from Washington D.C., 3 from Orlando, Florida, and 4 from California. Many kids came by themselves- only 2 people from Oregon were friends before the trip to Ecuador. Since everyone is new to each other, making new friends is easy.”
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“A cool thing I saw was crickets that let off bright lights that you could see throughout the forest. The tour ended with a discotheque where I practiced some of the salsa skills I learned from the lessons.”
“At 10:30, we have a half an hour break, during which I usually grab a pastry or some kind of snack from the school food stand. Then, for the second two hours of school, we do activities to practice what we learned earlier.”
My second day at school and teen program was fun as well and I began to explore the city a bit more with my friends, learning about the prices in Quito and the culture and customs of Ecuador. I’m very excited for what lies ahead on this adventure!
You can travel in just a few hours to other beautiful cities in the Andes, the Rainforest, the Coast, the Jungle, and of course, the wonderful Galapagos Islands.
The school’s facilities offer a computer lab, free Wi-Fi, many classrooms, a dancing area, a patio, and much more.
AmeriSpan offers semester, short-term, and year-long college study abroad programs at top foreign universities. Here is another great video from our College Study Abroad program in Cuenca, Ecuador:
AmeriSpan offers semester, short-term, and year-long college study abroad programs at top foreign universities. Here is a great video from our College Study Abroad program in Cuenca, Ecuador:
UPDATE 10/4/2010: The crisis in Ecuador has passed and the finger pointing has started was it a coup attempt or was it just a group of unorganized police upset at a new law which cut their benefits. The bottom line is that things are back to normal in Ecuador and even during the crisis the… Read more »
By Keeya J, Guest Video Blogger in Montanita, Ecuador In this video, our guest video blogger, Keeya, and her friend, Tiffani, take us to the school where they have been volunteering to teach English. Later, they take us to a party at the Spanish school. Keeya is participating in the Spanish & Surfing program in Montanita. … Read more »