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

Emily Dinh Intro

Hi everyone! My name is Emily Dinh and I’m a student at Ann Sobrato High School. A little bit about me: I am the youngest in my family with two older sisters, I love to draw/paint, volleyball is my favorite sport, I really love the beach, and my favorite movie is She’s the Man. I have only traveled outside of the country once, but I would love to... READ MORE

Get ready for an unforgettable experience in Jarabacoa!

Hi Glimpsers! My name is Cara Liuzzi and I teach 12th grade English and Creative Writing at Lionel Wilson College Prep in East Oakland. I have taught high school English for 7 years now (5 years in Oakland and 2 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin), and I love it! Last summer I traveled to Guaranda, Ecuador with Global Glimpse and I had such an amazing... READ MORE

Guaranda is going to be AWESOME!

Greetings Glimpsers! My name is John Sierra, and I’m excited to be one of the Global Glimpse Leaders for the GU2A trip to Guaranda, Ecuador this June.  This will be my 3rd trip with Global Glimpse, and each experience is uniquely memorable.  My first international experience was during high school when I joined my Spanish class on a trip to... READ MORE

We are counting down the days!

Hey guys, Nathan and Arleen here!  First off, we want to say that we are very, very excited for you all to arrive. As Program Coordinators, we’ve been networking hard in the local community, connecting with anyone and everyone who might be willing to share their lives with you, so you have the summer trip of a lifetime! We also know you have been... READ MORE