Recent posts from: Esteli1 – 6/08/2017


Free Day!


Hola familias y amigos desde Esteli, Nicargura! My name is Lisa Calvillo and I got the honor of being leader del dia on our first fun day! Today was filled with excitement for discovering the wonderful city of Esteli. Today was an amazing break that we all needed...

Day 5: Deconstructing Poverty & Aid and Development


Hola everyone! Glimpsers were ready for the day with their electricity and showers back! We began our morning with a field trip to the Esteli dump where we spoke to Dona Francisca, a woman who has lived and worked there her whole life. It was an emotional and eye...

Day 4 – Living like a Local


  Hola from Esteli, Last night we started to live like a local by having no electricity (no lights, no fans, and no sockets) and doing bucket showers for 24 hours. Today we visited La Estanzuela and met Dona Nubia and her community. We all had a great time...

Culture & Fun


Buenas Noches from Estelí! This is Anya, today’s el Lider del Dia. I’m very excited to share today’s adventures with all you at home. An integral part of visiting and understanding any city or county is understanding their culture. Today was spent entirely on...

History and City Tour Day


Hola Familia y Amigos! It’s GG Leader Cyndi again, this time writing the blog under the hat of the Lider del Dia (LDD). I modeled this job for the delegation today, but starting tomorrow the Glimpsers will be taking turns filling this role, so get excited for some...
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