Recent posts from: Riobamba1 – 7/14/2017


Starting our journey


Despite arriving so late (early?) in the morning, we were thankfully able to sleep in a bit before breakfast with some delicious strawberry and banana crepes at our hostal in Quito. A 4 hour bus ride along the Paseo de los Volcanes, with gorgeous views of mountains...

RB1C Has Arrived!


Hello RB1C Friends and Families! Just wanted to confirm the group has landed safely in Ecuador! They are staying overnight in Quito before heading to Riobamba tomorrow, and students will call home in the morning. Thank you and have a good night,...

RB1C flight delayed, but they’re on their way!


Hello RB1C Friends and Families! Our group was delayed 2+ hours at their connection in Houston, but they are currently on their way to Ecuador!  However, they will be arriving close to 2am, so we will have students call home in the morning to say they’ve arrived...

Welcome to Ecuador!


Hello Glimpsers, Global Glimpse Leaders and Parents!   Welcome to Ecuador! We are Diego and Evelyn, your Ecuador Program Coordinators. Our site in Riobamba is surrounded by beautiful mountains, volcanos (dormant) and wonderful and wise indigenous communities that...

Hi everyone!


I’m Desiree and I will be one of your GG leaders during our trip to Ecuador. This is my first year working with Global Glimpse and I’m just as excited as you are for our upcoming adventure! I was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and love everything about...

Introducing myself


Hi everyone! My name is Marelin Enriquez, but I also go by Mare. I attend Wayland Academy in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin. I am a rising senior. I enjoy being outdoors, binge watching shows at night, trying new food from new restaurants, and exploring the city of Chicago. I...

Hey Glimpsers!


My name is Jennifer and I’m one of your GG leaders for this trip! I’ve been involved with Global Glimpse for a few years now; I started as a Program Coordinator in Granada, Nicaragua, and I have been coming back each summer as a GGL! I deeply trust the...