Category Archives for Latin America

5 Things I’ve Learned in Cusco, Peru – Christina Romero

When I decided to pick up and leave the U.S. for the first time, I knew it would change me, and I hoped that it would for the better. I wanted this experience to be equally as challenging as it was rewarding and wanted to immerse myself in a way that would allow me to […]

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Interview with Sara Realmonte, Peru Q & A

​​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? Hi! My name is Sara and I am 24 years old. My family is from all over the world, mainly Ireland and Italy. I was born in the United States in Arizona and have lived there for my whole life. It’s super hot, but very beautiful! What is your […]

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Interview with Nicholas Welsch-Lehmann, Peru Q & A

​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? My name is Nicholas Welsch-Lehmann. I am 21 years old and have a dual American/German citizenship. What is your education level and background? I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Have you travelled abroad previously, and if so where? I lived about half my life in the U.S., and half in […]

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Interview with Megan Smock, Peru Q & A

​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? Megan, 25, USA What is your education level and background? I have a Bachelor´s Degree in Criminal Justice from Colorado Mesa University. Have you traveled abroad previously, and if so where? I lived in Okinawa, Japan for 2 years about 6 years ago where I worked there for the US military. After […]

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Interview with Laura Hayes, Peru Q & A

​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? Hey! My name is Laura, I am 24 years old, and I am from the United States. What is your education level and background? I graduated with my Bachelors of Social Work degree from Metropolitan State University of Denver in 2015. Over the years I have alternated between social work […]

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Interview with Christina Romeo, Peru Q & A

​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? My name is Christina. I’m 25 years old and was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada in the United States. What is your education level and background? I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Public Relations with a Minor in Spanish. I worked for a short amount of time […]

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Interview with Rachael Swift, Mexico Q & A

PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? My name is Rachael, I’m 26 years old and I am from Scotland. What is your education level and background? I attended university for two and a half years in Aberdeen studying politics and international relations but I realised it was sucking my soul dry and […]

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Interview with Laura Pile, Mexico Q & A

​What is your name, age and nationality? My name is Laura, I’m 24 years old and from Bristol, England. What is your education level and background? Before beginning my TEFL course I had just completed my PGCE Primary (5-11). I also have a Sociology degree. Have you travelled abroad previously, and if so where? I’ve been quite fortunate and have […]

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Interview with Ben Thomas, Mexico Q & A

​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? My name is Ben Thomas, I am 21 years old and I am from England. What is your education level and background? I have a university level education, having recently graduated with a degree in anthropology, with a focus on a holistic (well rounded) approach to studying human evolution, behaviour […]

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Interview with Nicole Johnson, Costa Rica Q & A

​PERSONAL PROFILE What is your name, age and nationality? My name is Nicole I am 22 years old and from the United States. What is your education level and background? I have a Bachelor’s degree in Management. I have worked at an ice cream shop in the summer for the past seven years. I have been a shift leader, […]

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