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Updated International Travel Plan

Julianne, Dragons Admin

Dear Guatemala 4 week friends and families, We have had a big day here in the Boulder office working to source alternative travel options for the Guatemala groups.  We are greatly disappointed by the setback with the flight cancellation, and......Read More

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Guatemala 4 week flight delayed

Julianne, Dragons Admin

Dear friends and families, The group flight has been delayed due to lightning, and unfortunately the Guatemala students and instructors are still on the runway waiting for the weather to pass.  The new departure time is currently set for 7:15 pm......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala

Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive - Group C

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Sleeping bags and sleep mats

I-team, Instructor

Hello everyone! This is a quick yak to clarify some questions regarding sleeping bags and sleep mats/pads. Sleeping bags are optional, and would likely only be used during the trek when a sleeping bag will be provided for you.  If you prefer to......Read More

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Introduction

Xavier Koffman, Participant

Greetings fellow travelers! My name is Xavier Koffman and I come from west Florida, about an hour south of Tampa in a little city called Sarasota. Next year I will be a senior in high school, which makes me 17. Some of my favorite hobbies include......Read More

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Dragons 1-Minute Visual-Story Contest

Christina, Dragons Admin

Hello Summer Students! We've just decided to host our first ever "1-Minute Visual Story" Contest in addition to our regular end-of-program Photo Contest. Here's the details......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala

Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive - Group C

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Packing Question

Isabel Hogshire, Participant

Hi everyone! As I was going over the official packing list this afternoon, I noticed that a sleeping bag is not included.  I know we don’t need a sleeping pad.  However, I was wondering if a sleeping bag and compression sack would be......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala

Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive - Group C

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Thank you Gina and Instructors

Susan, Participant

Thank you for the responses. After a day of packing and unpacking Alex will definitely be using her duffel and checking it. Her backpack is quite full (we’ll work on that today) but the duffel allows for additional room and it locks which we......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala

Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive - Group C

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To know about checked luggage

Lxs Instructorxs, Instructor

Hello all!! Looking forward to seeing you in a couple of days! Esperamos que anden bien. Hopefully you are doing well and almost ready! We wanted to remind everyone that there is a $25 fee for each checked bag for American Airlines from Miami to......Read More

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¡Hola!

Amy Weinreich, Participant

Hey everyone! My name is Amy Weinreich, I’m 16, and I just finished my sophomore year. I attend The Chapin School on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. I play lacrosse and love learning new languages, traveling and experiencing new cultures. I......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala

Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive - Group C

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reply to Susan

Gina Spessard, Participant

HI Susan, Graham will carry his backpack and try to avoid checking it in as luggage if possible, but if not, he’ll just check in his backpack without putting it in a duffle.  *not sure what others are doing.. he has only 1 flight before......Read More

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¡Hola amigos!

Vanessa Payne, Participant

Hey guys! My name is Vanessa Payne, but weirdly enough no one really calls me by my real/full name. I’m mostly called “Van,” “V” or “Vane” by my friends and family, so feel free to call me whatever variaton......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala

Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive - Group C

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Parent

Susan, Participant

Packing question. Is everyone putting their backpacks in a duffel bag to fly? And, is everyone checking their luggage? We received one luggage tag and I want to make sure we’re packing properly. My daughter is taking two flights and does plan......Read More

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Introduction

Isabel Hogshire, Participant

Hi everyone! I’m Isabel and I live in Princeton, NJ.  I’m 17 and I just finished my junior year.  I spend most of my time listening to music, playing soccer, reading, and writing.  When I have the time, I especially love to spend time......Read More

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Hello!

David Hooper, Participant

Hello! My name is David. I live in New York City. I enjoy all sports, mostly track and basketball. I am excited to be on this trip because I want to get better at Spanish while meeting amazing people on the way....Read More

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Introduction

Felice Brennan, Participant

Hi everyone! I am Felice Brennan and I live in Lexington Massachusetts. I am 17 years old and just finished my junior year. A little about myself, I play lacrosse and field hockey, love the outdoors and meeting new people! I can’t wait to meet......Read More