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WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

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DEPARTURE DAY DETAILS AND REMINDERS

Sarah O'Brien, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons Students & Parents, Your journey is right around the corner and we can’t wait to meet you! Below is a reminder about your day-of travel details. Should you need to reach our staff during students’ travel days (both during AND......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Andes Amazon

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group B

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DEPARTURE DAY DETAILS & REMINDERS

Sarah O'Brien, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons Students & Parents, Your journey is right around the corner and we can’t wait to meet you! Below is a reminder about your day-of travel details. Should you need to reach our staff during students’ travel days (both during AND......Read More

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group A, Uncategorized

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DEPARTURE DAY DETAILS AND REMINDERS

Sarah O'Brien, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons Students & Parents, Your journey is right around the corner and we can’t wait to meet you! Below is a reminder about your day-of travel details. Should you need to reach our staff during students’ travel days (both during AND......Read More

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Hello from Nicky!

Nicky, Participant

Hi everyone, my name is Nicky. I am from Boulder, Colorado, but moved to San Rafael, California four months ago. I just turned 20, and I recently submitted my college applications. I graduated from high school and got my associate’s degree last......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies

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Hello everybody!

Ella, Participant

Hi there! My name is Ella and I’m originally from Hood River, OR and currently living in Portland, OR. Right now, I am packing up my things and scrounging around thrift shops for a good hiking fleece and taking the occasional break to play with my......Read More

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The Pack Yak

Instructors, Participant

Namaste fellow Dragons, We hope that just like the Instructor team, your excitement is also growing more and more every passing day for your arrival in Nepal! Your mind is probably abuzz with questions about packing for the course. In addition to......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

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The Master Packing List

I-Team, Instructor

INDONESIA CLOTHING & EQUIPMENT MASTER PACKING LIST (Please defer to this one in case of discrepancies) — Selamat Datang Dragons! It’s about time to start that first round of packing. This is when it all starts to feel real! It is less......Read More

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Our Tentative Itinerary

I-Team, Instructor

Dear Students and Families We’re excited to present our tentative itinerary for this Spring! Even as we write this, the instructor team (I-team) is still chatting about the benefit of option A over option B, checking hotel availability, monitoring......Read More

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Homestay Gifts

Instructor Team, Instructor

Halo Murid Naga! This is one of the most frequently ask questions from the students, home stay gifts! Here we give you some ideas things to bring for your future Indonesian families. It is highly recommended that you bring gifts for your families to......Read More

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Communication and preparation

Instructors, Instructor

Preparation and being proactive is key when you are about to travel. As you are going to be traveling to this part of the world, there are a few steps you can take to be proactive for your communication networks and bank cards. While traveling it is......Read More

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An apple a day…

Instructors, Instructor

While you are getting your bags ready it is important to get yourself ready too! Here are some suggestions to help you stay healthy and comfortable during your stay in Nepal. We will be discussing this much more in-depth once you come to Nepal. Set......Read More

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Pre-Course Reading Assignment

Instructors, Instructor

Dear new friends, During this course, we will encounter and engage with myriad ideas and realities, both inspiring and challenging, as they exist in Nepal today. In order to kick-start some of these conversations, we would like each of you to learn......Read More

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Heyyyyyooooo

Henry, Participant

Hey y’all, My name is Henry, I am from Connecticut but originally from Georgia (hence the y’all). I am so pumped for this trip. Last February I went to a Gap Year fair with my Grandma and WTBD was the main presenter and ever since then I knew I......Read More

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Tentative Itinerary

Tsheten Sherpa, Instructor

Namaste Everyone, Here, we have the outline of  TENTATIVE itinerary for your time in Nepal. As the dates of your arrival in Nepal is near the horizon, we are very excited, and we want to present you the overview of the upcoming three months. Here,......Read More