Recent posts from: Trip Blogs 2013


Working Like a Local


For working like a local day, we headed to La Granacha, a co-op community  near Esteli!  Today we learned how to milk cows, make tortillas, and grind coffee, and we also swam below the waterfall at Estanzuela. I thought milking cows would be easy and interesting...

Working Like a Local, Day #14


    5 a.m. marked our first wake up call for the day. With 15 minutes to get ready for a long morning, we made sure that everyone came to the door on the first round. Our morning consisted of dividing into two groups and going to work in the local markets. After...

Aid and Development


Hi everyone, today is the first day of August! Yeah, finally here comes August. Today we had so much fun. We woke up at 7:00 am then we had our delicious breakfast. We had cereal, juice and bread for our breakfast. After breakfast we had an academic seminar about...

Leon, Day 15: Education Day


  Hello viewers! My name is Vianca Isabelle Diodonet. I´m 18 years old, and I attend Mott Haven Village Preparatory High School, in Bronx, New York. Everyday each of us global glimpsers wakes up to experience a new culture and a new life style. Nicaragua is a totally...

Global Business Day


Hello everyone! Yesterday was a very long day, we went to El Castillo Del Cacao which is the Castle of Coco and Benificio SolCafe. When we returned to the hostel we went out to eat pizza together as a group. I was Leader Del Dia and it was tiring but very fun....

Beach day


Fun Day: Beach Day: Beach El Quemadito After a couple of very intense days, we decided to relax by going to the beach (Beach El Quemadito). The wake up call was at 7 in the morning, with our day starting out with a breakfast of bread, ham, hard boiled eggs, and...

Picture Reminder


Hey everyone! Just a reminder that, because of tech issues here, we are posting pictures to the google doc!  Check them out every day here: https://drive.google.com/a/es-impact.org/?tab=mo#folders/0B7-LBOTXSFNdZ1g4NW1vdFE4d28...