2015 Trip Blogs

2015 Trip Blogs

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The End of our Trip, but not the End of our Journey

We started the day with our final seminar: Reflection. Given our roller coaster of a trip, we took this day to look back on it, working through the amazing experience these two weeks has been from our first Uno game in Miami to crying at the end of our last English lesson. It’s incredible to think about how we all have changed so much in so little time and what true friends we have become. ... READ MORE

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And thus the real journey begins…

Though this was our last night in Nicaragua, our journey is not yet complete. Now we can use this post to give the chronological order of today’s events, but we want to focus more on our final takeaways. As we all started our last day in the beautiful city of Matagalpa, a strengthened sense of unity came over the group. Shortly after... READ MORE

Important Flight Information

Good morning! I know you all must be anxious for the arrival of the GG group scheduled to arrive tomorrow! So, we would like to provide the latest flight information: August 18th, 2015 Departure from Nicaragua: American Airlines Flight 994 Managua to Miami 7:00  – 11:36 am   Arrival in New York: American Airlines Flight 1048 Miami to... READ MORE

Last Free Day


Hi my name is Isabel and today it was my turn to take on the responsibility of leader of the day.  The plan for the day was simple: there was no plan… it was free day.  With it being our second to last full day in Nicaragua, we all took the chance to spend time with each other and cherish the moments we have left together.  For breakfast we... READ MORE

Adapting to the Unexpected!


Hello family and friends! As you guys know our flight has been canceled and we won’t be home until Tuesday morning but we didn’t let that stop us today. Today we went to a motocross race! We had so much fun watching the dirt bikes going around the track. It was interesting to watch the different age groups go around the track; here in the D.R. it... READ MORE

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