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Day 0 - Le grand depart!

This is it, we finally took off for our journey to South America!! After weeks of planning, needless to say that we are SUPER excited! The next four months we will go to Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador and Brazil! 23 more words


BP on the Ground in the Amazon

Our team travels year-round throughout Latin America and the Mediterranean researching and vetting those special insider access elements that set Blue Parallel journeys apart. Last year we sent Operations Expert Federico Aramburu to the Amazon, now one of his favorite destinations in Latin America. 222 more words

Latin America

The Global Music Therapy Project Phase I: Ecuador & Peru

I awakened to the reflection of the sunrise crawling over Mt. Hood, beckoning me to inhale the scent of fresh rain and pine trees. I love my little farm just outside of Portland with goats, cats, a puppy, a marvelous man and a wonderful music therapy practice awaiting me in town. 793 more words

Music Therapy

Explore the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos islands, situated roughly 600 miles west of the coast of Ecuador, are home to over 50 volcanic islands spread out over 2,700 square miles as well as many fascinating animals and birds, including sea lions, blue-footed boobies and the remarkable Galapagos Penguin. 208 more words


Peace Corps Acronyms: The List is Lofty

As a way for me to promote the Peace Corps Third Goal, and as a way for me to assist future Peace Corps Volunteers with learning common (and uncommon) Peace Corps jargon, I’ve decided to make a (mostly) comprehensive list of the organization’s acronyms. 879 more words

Peace Corps


As an excursion as part of our tandem program with English students, we packed in to a bus for day trip to Oña. It is one of the best places in the world to see Condors, the largest flying land birds in the Western Hemisphere. 20 more words


Respeto a los procesos de vida

Diese Erfahrung hat mein Leben verändert. Der Besuch im Proyecto Integral León Dormido. Ich hatte ja keine Ahnung! Schon gar nicht von dem, was Kinder wirklich zur Entwicklung brauchen. 1,276 more words