Recent posts from: GU2B Guaranda 7-7-2019


Free Day #2


Hola Todos! My name is Zainab Haque and today I was Líder del Día, or Leader of the Day. This was our second free day, and this time we were able to travel without any Global Glimpse Leaders. It was an interesting experience because we were able to explore by...

Salinerito Salt and Snacks


Hi, my name is Liming, and I was the Leader of the Day today. Keeping track of time and people while learning about Salinas was an interesting experience, and I learned a lot. We went to Salinas, an entrepreneurial community that was once insufficiently supported by...

Working Like A Local


Hola amigos! This is Andrea and Kayla and we were the LÍderes del Día for working like a local. Early in the morning, we headed towards a farm on the outskirts of Guaranda owned by Oscar Garcia and his family. Across the street from the farm, they owned a restaurant,...

Free Day!!


Hola! My name is Sophia and I was LÍder del Día or Leader of the Day. Today was our first free day, where we were allowed to split into groups and explore Guaranda and interact with the locals in an informal setting. Since we were still getting use to the layout of...

Climbing Chimborazo


Hello, This is Jimmy and Jeff from the Ecuador trip. Today we had an amazing, once-in-a-lifetime experience. We embarked on a journey to Mount Chimborazo, where the group hiked on the trail, led by our intrepid tour guides Edison and Alfredo, locals of the region. We...

Aid and Development


Today our global glimpse group went to two different locations in order to learn about the positive and negative impacts of aid in a developing world. My peers and I went to Ministerio de Inclusion Economica y Social (MIES), and Fundacion Betesda: Foundation of Social...

“Raised by the Community”


Hello, my name is Rabemah, I was the Leader of the Day (Líder del Día) today. Today we had the opportunity to visit a school named FAE in San Juan de Llullundongo. FAE was started in 1969 by the Ecuadorian Air Force. The school serves the children of Llullundongo, San...