2019 Trip Blogs

Featured Post

Top Student Travel Stories of 2018!

Top Student Travel Stories of 2018!

We are excited to share the top blogs of 2018, selected by our interns (and former Glimpsers). From hiking the highest peak in the Ecuadorian Andes and dancing bachata in the hot Dominican sun, to gaining new appreciation for the value of community and complexity of immigration - our Glimpsers truly experienced the transformative power of travel! ... READ MORE

Recent Posts

Riobamba 3A, meet your GGLs!

Hello Glimpsers! It’s happening soooooooooo soon!!!! We are very excited to meet you guys and learn more about the world together! Our program coordinators, Andrea and Paul, and the rest of the in-country team have put together a phenomenal learning experience full of adventure and growth opportunities to push us out of our comfort zone, expand... READ MORE

I’m so excited for this amazing trip!

Hey Everyone, My name is Lugene Youssef. I am 17 years old and I go to Summit Tahoma in San Jose. I was born in Egypt and raised here in the Bay Area. I travel a lot with my family, but I’ve never been to Panama or out of the country by myself. I’m so excited to meet new people and go on this life-changing experience. Some interesting... READ MORE

(Almost) Packed and Ready for Panama!

Hello Everyone! My name is Amelie Cayton and I am a 17 year old student from South San Francisco High ready to travel abroad thanks to Global Glimpse! I was born and raised in San Francisco and totally ready for a change in scenery. While I’ve been to the Philippines and to London, I’ve never traveled outside of the country by myself... READ MORE

Hello from GGL Emily!

Hello GU1A! My name is Emily Ledford and I will be one of your GGL’s. I am so excited to meet each and every one of you and help you have the best experience you can! I have been on a GG trip to Ecuador before and it was absolutely life changing. A little about me. I teach Biology and Anatomy/Physiology at Castro Valley High School and live... READ MORE