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Last Crest

Diego d'Anselme, Participant

This morning, at dawn, when the ghastly shroud unveiled, I departed. I will walk eyes fixed on one thought, not hearing a noise, seeing nothing outside but your transcendent peak dominating the valley. This morning, at dawn, when the ghastly shroud......Read More


mero candra aama

savannah nadler, Participant

I call my mom my moon momma and she calls me her moon baby. Everytime I look up at the sky and see the moon, I know my mom is with me, watching over me and making sure i’m okay. Half way across the world I haven’t physically seen my mom......Read More


Our time in the Amazon

Irene Platarrueda, Instructor

Hola!!! We had an amazing time in the Amazon. Here are some pictures of our time in Río Beni with our guides Ramón, Julio and Martín, who showed us some beautiful waterfalls, awesome cacao, plantains and delicious fruit. We also spent some time......Read More


Los Apus de Nacion Queros

Eoin Schnell, Participant

At any moment we would be thrusted at jolting speed to either end of the open rectangular box we were jammed into. Inside which the only way of telling the scenery apart was through the jagged peaks that shifted before us right above the blue wooden......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Andes Amazon

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group A



Peter, Participant

Wow. What a run it has been. I cannot believe its been almost three months since we first arrived in the Cochobamba airport. We have had such amazing experiences and have done things that I would never have imagined that I would ever do in my......Read More


Nepali New Year

Liz Freeland, Participant

Our time in Patan was full of many great memories but one of my favorite days was Nepali New Year. Waking up that morning, my homestay family’s plan was to go have a picnic at a secret location, but we weren’t sure if weather was going to......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group A


Return International Group Travel Information

Carin, Dragons Admin

Dear Spring 2019 Nepal Group A Semester Families, It is hard to believe that 3 months have passed since your student embarked on this incredible adventure! It won’t be long until students will be boarding their planes back home. We are sure you......Read More