Recent posts from: San Cristobal – 7/24/2017


Immigration Day


Hey everybody! It’s Henrietta and Alex here 🙂 Today was Immigration Day and we learned about immigration between the Dominican Republic and Haiti. We started off the day at 7 am to travel to Batey Palave. A batey is where immigrants reside. Us Glimpsers...

Ooops never too late… Global business day


Today we woke up extra early to take a field trip to Asociación de Caficultores la Esperanza( ASOCAES). This organization was founded on November 16, 1969. They grow coffee beans and lemons which they distribute throughout the community and the world. Somewhat...

Working like a local


Hey everybody! Natasha and Connor here, hope you all are having fun without us, as hard as that might be. We started off the day by waking everyone up with Van Halen, Journey, and the Beastie Boys. While a lot of people were excited about the music, not everyone was...

Adventure & Water Day


  Hi again, We started a dope as heck day by having a good ride to Las Cuevas antiguas de Cacibagua del Pomier. Las Cuevas were first inhabitanted by the Taino tribe that lived throughout the Carribbean before colonial times. In the caves we saw the Tainos...

Living Like a Local


Hola familias y amigos, Waking up this morning was a bit tough due to a really rough night but we woke up and had hot chocolate and bread for breakfast. The power went out twice in the middle of the night and we (at least the girls) were up because it was so steaming...
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