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Instructor Intro – Nick Gredin

Nick Gredin, Instructor

Sabailaaii namaste! My name is Nick, and I’m very excited to introduce myself and begin this incredible journey that we will be embarking on together. I came from Maine, but I’ve been living in Asia for some years now and, like many......Read More

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Tsering Choden, Instructor

“You don’t have to be a philosopher;  you just have to want to know who you are” -Padmasambhava   Tashi Delek and Kuzu Zangpo la to all! My name is Tsering and I am thrilled to be one of your instructors for Bhutan course this summer.......Read More

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a warm welcome to your yak board

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Welcome to the 2019 Cambodia Summer Yak Board! In just under two months from now, you will arrive in Siem Reap and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present challenges and......Read More

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A warm welcome to your yak board

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Welcome to the 2019 Madagascar Summer Yak Board! In just under two months from now, you will arrive in Madagascar and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present challenges......Read More

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A warm welcome to your yak board

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Welcome to the 2019 Morocco Summer Yak Board! In just under two months from now, you will arrive in Morocco and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present challenges and......Read More

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A warm welcome to your yak board

Jessica Armstrong, Dragons Admin

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Welcome to the 2019 Myanmar Summer Yak Board! In just under two months from now, you will arrive in Yangon and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present challenges and......Read More

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Welcome Summer 2019 China Students &...

Jody, Dragons Admin

Hello China Summer 2019 Students & Families! Welcome to the Yak Board! Going forward, this will be our main forum for sharing information about preparing for the summer, a place for instructors and students to introduce themselves, a place to......Read More

Bhutan: Happiness in the Himalayas

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A warm welcome from your Program Director

Christy, Dragons Admin

Namaste Dragons summer students and parents, I’d like to start by expressing my inspiration and gratitude: I’m inspired by your courage to leap into the wild journey that awaits you just around the bend, and grateful to the unique set of......Read More

WTBD Yaks from India

North India: Roof of the World (4-week)

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A warm welcome from your Program Director

Christy, Dragons Admin

Namaste Dragons summer students and parents, I’d like to start by expressing my inspiration and gratitude: I’m inspired by your courage to leap into the wild journey that awaits you just around the bend, and grateful to the unique set of......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Traditions of the Himalayas

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A warm welcome from your Program Director

Christy, Dragons Admin

Namaste Dragons summer students and parents, I’d like to start by expressing my inspiration and gratitude: I’m inspired by your courage to leap into the wild journey that awaits you just around the bend, and grateful to the unique set of......Read More

Morocco: Crossroads of Mountains & Culture, China: Mandarin Language Intensive (4-week) - Group A, China: Mandarin Language Intensive (4-week) - Group B, China: The Silk Road, Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation, Myanmar: Visions of Democracy, Bhutan: Happiness in the Himalayas, Nepal: Traditions of the Himalayas, North India: Roof of the World (4-week), Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive (6-week), Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive (4-week) - Group A, Guatemala: Spanish Language Intensive (4-week) - Group B, Bolivia: Spirit of the Andes, Peru: Sacred Mountains (4-week) - Group A, Peru: Sacred Mountains (4-week) - Group B, Madagascar: Island of Diversity, Senegal: In the Shade of the Baobab Tree

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A note on social media

Miriam, Dragons Admin

Dear Summer 2019 Travelers, It’s great to see your Yak Board come to life! This is a very exciting time of year for all of us, and while we understand that you’re likely anxious to meet your traveling companions, we have a request for you:......Read More