In celebration of our wonderful 2017 Alumni, this fall we are featuring student reflections on our blog.
The following reflection was written by Maria Contreras, a participant on our Costa Rica El Sendero Program. Maria is one of the kindest and most considerate people we have ever met. We are inspired by her intelligence, compassion, and brilliant writing. Below
Trade in your cell phone for a shell phone this summer and join us for the adventure of a life-time.
From the crystal clear waters in Thailand to the enchanting white-sand beaches in Hawaii, our programs strive to educate, inspire, and empower tomorrow’s leaders.
Kayak through the emerald waters at Ha Long Bay, trek through the velvety mountains in Sapa, and make meaningful connections with Vietnam’s youth. Discover why Vietnam is a land of adventure and the perfect place for teenagers to travel to.
Ha Long Bay:
Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1994, Ha Long Bay swims in ethereal beauty.
Pop in your earbuds…
And escape into these stories.
For as long as we’ve been camping, kayaking, rafting, climbing, and exploring this earth, we’ve been telling stories. These stories allow us to transcend cultural barriers and define what it means to be human. Some offer wisdom while others offer inspiration. Some instill us with empathy while others