Recent posts from: TA2B Las Tablas 7-10-2019


Dias 7 Estamos Libre (Free Day)


Hi there, it’s Maria and Allie. Yesterday we were the leaders of our first free day! In the morning we had free time between breakfast and lunch, where some of us ran errands and some simply hung out. From playing video games at the local internet cafe to visiting...

Dia 6 Aid and Development


Today was Aid and Development and it was so much fun! To Start off the day, we headed to the University of Panama Los Santos.  We talked to the Director and some of the Administration about what we could do for our CAP (Community Action Project). The Director...

Dias 5 Vivir como un local (To live like a local)


Hello! Hola! Leaders Derek and Alexis here! Today is Day 5, Living Like a Local Day, which focuses on immersing the group into the local culture of Santo Domingo, a town in the Los Santos Province! Each student was assigned to a local family or person in the area and...

Dias 4 Environmental


Today our main focus was “Environmental Issues”, specifically how climate change has affected the Los Santos district of Panama. We had a presenter from the non-profit organization Mundo Verde (MUNVER) who explained the problems in Panama caused by climate...

Dias de Cultura (Culture Day 3)


“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” After breakfast and an as-quick-as-possible seminar, our Glimpsers began their third day in country by walking from the hotel to the home and workshop...

Dias Dos- Dia de Historia (Day of History)


Yogurt, Bananas and Oranges and then off to Casco Antiquo- the original site of Panama City and now is a neighborhood where gentrification and generational families contentiously co-exist for the time being. The first place we visited was the Catedral Basilica Santa...

We Made It!


Us in SFO before take off at our Gate: All the luggage arrived and both flights were comfortable and uneventful. AND THEN… Done Done Done… The adventure began at Customs. We had an issue with a student that was not allowed entry.  The immigration officers...