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Our new home in San Juan la Laguna

Simon, Dragons Admin

Some photos from our home for the next week in San Juan la Laguna.   Here are a series of images from our new home in San Juan. Language, classes, homestay families, and life around town. Big smiles as we wrap up our orientation at the hotel......Read More

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Photos from our journey to Iximche

Simon, Dragons Admin

Exploring the ruins, and learning about the site from our guide Alex. Our lunch: sandwiches made with fresh baked bread wrapped in banana leaves (zero waste!) and bags of fruit from the market. And some funky riffs on stretching....Read More

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Welcome to your Riverdale China Yak Board!

Simon, Dragons Admin

Riverdale Students and Families, Welcome you to your Riverdale and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for our collaborative “China: Center and Periphery” program. In just over a month, you’ll bid farewell to home, and trade the blizzards and......Read More

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Hua Hin Lad Nai

Simon, Dragons Admin

Our days in Hua Hin Lad Nai village begin early, with the sound of roosters rising well before dawn. Our homestay mothers then join us in our rooms to weave for a while before heading to the gardens to collect vegetables to cook, first to feed the......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Thailand

VMS Thailand

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First Day in Thailand

Instructors, Instructor

Great first day in Chiang Mai learning about the indigenous peoples of Northern Thailand and the current issues facing them as Thailand prepares for the March elections. This is a wonderful group! Thoughtful, friendly and engaged, even when jet......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Thailand

VMS Thailand

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Safely (and Sleepily) arrived in Bangkok

Simon, Dragons Admin

Hello Families, We received updates that the group is arrived and well into Bangkok where they’ll sleep at a nearby hotel before continuing onward to Chiangmai in the morning. We look forward to more posts in the days to come. -Dragons Admin...Read More

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Welcome to your Dragons VMS Thailand Yak Board!

Simon, Dragons Admin

VMS Students and Families, Welcome you to your VMS and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for our collaborative “Human Ecology in Northern Thailand” program. In just over three weeks, you’ll bid farewell to home, and trade the snow banks of Vail......Read More

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Welcome to your Yak Board!

Simon Hart, Dragons Admin

Cathedral School for Boys Students and Families, Welcome you to your Cathedral School for Boys and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for our collaborative “Guatemala: Language and Culture” program. In just over two months, you’ll bid farewell......Read More

WTBD Yaks from India

Archer Abroad India

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Final Leg

Simon, Dragons Admin

We’re on our way home flying on the final leg of our journey from China to LA. Here are a few images from our final days in India....Read More

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Off to Agra

Lauren and Stef , Instructor

Sending a HELLO! from our Agra-bound, early morning train after the most incredible last evening celebration… complete with so. much. dancing....Read More

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Fun at Vatsalya

Stef, Instructor

Fun at Vatsalya Hi, this is Emma and Zahra. Yesterday we attended the annual function of Vatsalya and we got to see all of the kids perform songs and skits. We also did our own presentation in the ceremony. Today we went to Anoothi (a store to help......Read More

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Welcome to your Yak Board!

Dragons Admin, Dragons Admin

Archer Students and Families, It feels wonderful to warmly welcome you to your Archer Abroad and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for “Seva: Learning Service in India”. In a few weeks, you’ll bid farewell to home, and trade the lights of LA......Read More