We’ve had a great time back in Havana! Last night we were able to go try our recently acquired salsa skills and also see some amazing local talent in action! This morning we went to an urban organic permaculture farm and toured the property! Weeded and helped plant bok choy, and interviewed some of their […]
Hey everyone, The last few days in Cuba have been really great! We have had the opportunity to visit a few different places around the town of Cienfuegos while enjoying the local culture. After visiting an old coffee plantation and looking out over Cuba’s southern coast, we visited a small town called Trinidad. It’s cobblestone […]
Some shots from the beautiful beach we went to at the bay of pigs today, view from our hotel, and touring the town square and market of Cienfuegos today.
We returned from Vinales and have spent the last two days in Havana, Cuba. Yesterday we visited a government run home for the elderly and day care inside an old convent. Then we had some much needed free time to enjoy the pools at our hotel. We journaled and had discussion by the ocean. Afterwards […]
We’ve had a great few last days! We got out of Havana and headed to the lush, green tobacco growing region of Vinales yesterday. Stopped along the way to tour the Eco community of las Terrazas. We toured an old French coffee plantation, and had a delicious local and vegetarian lunch! Afterwards we had some […]
Hola de Cuba! It has been a jam packed few days, sorry we have just managed to get to internet now. With the delay and luggage we didn’t exit the airport until 5pm the day we arrived, then we had a very late lunch followed shortly by dinner. Yesterday we learned about city planning and […]
Hi everyone! We are really looking forward to our Cuba adventure with y’all! The country has a fascinating political and cultural history, an incredibly unique food system, and a diverse art and dance scene to explore. It’ll be great having the opportunity to share this experience with everyone! Get ready for a great summer! – Kiska and Maclaine
Hello students, parents, educators, and friends! I’m excited to officially kick off Sustainable Summer 2016 with the launch of our Amazon Adventure program tomorrow, followed by our Seeds of Change program in Ecuador and our Bridge to the Future program in Costa Rica, which are launching on Sunday. We’ll also be welcoming a group of […]