Central America & Caribbean Travel

Becoming Conversational: Studying Spanish Abroad in Antigua Guatemala

Becoming Conversational: Studying Spanish Abroad in Antigua Guatemala

There is no real secret to learning a foreign language – you just have to practice – but that doesn’t mean you should sit in your room with your face buried in a conjugation book all day. If you really want to practice, you’ve got to get out in the real world, have drinks with(…)

Long Term Volunteering: Turn Your Passion Into a Career

Long Term Volunteering: Turn Your Passion Into a Career

An interview with Heather Graham, the Director of Communications and Fund Development of Casa Guatemala. Casa Guatemala, located on the Rio Dulce near the southeastern coast of Guatemala, is an orphanage and school serving over 300 children who have been abused, abandoned, suffer from malnourishment, or were living in extreme poverty. These children come from(…)