And so my program begins! September 3rd 2011 Hola!
It is about four o'clock and my third day living here in Heredia, Costa Rica. I was dropped off at my host family's home around 2:00pm on Thursday. I'm going to skip over the part where I had to say goodbye to my Dad because it was awful and many tears were shed.
My madre's name is Lorena Rodriguez and I absolutely love her. She is extremely loving and motherly and is pa ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Costa Rica » Heredia » Heredia Costa Rica is a Central American success story: since the late 19th century, only two brief periods of violence have marred its democratic development. Although still a largely agricultural country, it has expanded its economy to include strong techn... ... read more
Hello loved ones! As most of you know I am about to embark on a life changing experience. I leave this Saturday, August 27th, 2011 for Costa Rica. I am so excited for this upcoming adventure in the jungle, as well as the challenges I will face in my attempts to learn and communicate solely in Spanish. I have no doubt that I will return to the United States evolved in some way, most likely for the better. Anyway, I thought I would create a blog so that I can more easily keep all of you updated on what I'm doing for the next four months. Feel free to send me messages and leave comments!
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