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volunteer Honduras Child Alliance

How to Choose an International Volunteer Organization

My last class with the kids at HCA I spent about a third of 2016 volunteering in Honduras. This was not my first experience volunteering abroad – my first few times out of the country were volunteer trips with my school and I was finishing up my first month of 3 volunteering in Nicaragua when I flew home in 2015. For me, volunteering abroad was a long-term investment. It was about making a trackable impact by offering assistance and... Read More »

How I Ended Up in Costa Rica + the Beginnings of Being a Digital Nomad

from my first trip to Orosi, Costa Rica When I said just over two years ago, having completely fallen in love with Orosi and the pura vida lifestyle, that I would someday live in Costa Rica, I wasn't thinking about that actually happening in the near future. Living in Costa Rica was a 5 year, a 10 year goal that was based more on how I felt having just set off on my first trip than actually having a desire to live in Costa Rica. And yet... Read More »
Orosi Valley Costa Rica

Central America Travel Itinerary

Though I've been mentioning my trip for months and have given the vague plan of spending 2015 traveling from Costa Rica to Mexico, I realized I've never discussed my Central America travel plans in-depth. This is partially because I'm leaving room to change my mind and partially because I was waiting to hear back from organizations prior to making any official announcements. But, since the trip is less than 2 months away and plans are more or... Read More »