All Articles Tagged With 2017 Costa Rica

First Post from Costa Rica Summer 2017


Greetings from La Fortuna, at the base of Arenal, Costa Rica’s most active volcano!! The squad is out and about on a “Talk to a Tico” scavenger hunt, asking locals about their culture and practicing their Spanish, while their fearless leaders hide in the shade drinking strawberry smoothies and blogging 😉 Our two orientation days… Read More

Electric Vehicle Charging Station in Costa Rica


Hey folks, I’m feeling super nostalgic as I walk through Alajuela today getting some logistics and last minute errands completed. It’s an eerily similar morning to my first day in country exactly 11 years ago, when I first worked in Costa Rica. Both mornings were spent finding the right SIM cards for our local cellphones…. Read More

Welcome to Costa Rica 2017


Hey homies! Skyeler and Haley here, raiding [Sustainable Summer Director] Jeff’s fridge as we write our first blog post! We have been loving this week with our SS friends and colleagues, reconnecting and getting psyched to lead these trips! We’ve read some truly inspiring updates from some our alumni students, which has been a powerful… Read More