Bariloche: From the top of the Cerro Catedral

Although school has officially begun (finally) here in Argentina, the few months of classes are riddled with various Argentine holidays. I took advantage of what turned out to be a 5 day weekend (really more …

New Beginnings

While my friends back home are celebrating finishing their first round of midterms from their Spring Break locations, my semester here in Buenos Aires is finally ramping up. To be perfectly honest, I still haven’t …

Destination? Imagination! (and Poland)

For the past 5 years, I’ve participated and volunteered with an organization called Destination Imagination. For those of you unfamiliar with this organization, it focuses on developing creative problem skills in students ranging from preschool …

Why Colombians Have More Fun Than You (part I)

Two and a half years ago, I packed my bags and flew to Colombia, a seemingly-random country in South America of which I knew close to nothing, to teach English for 6 weeks. I remember …