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Hi Families!

Joey and Dimitri, Participant

Dear Families, Yes we are okay. Yes we are eating enough. Yes we are wearing sunscreen and staying hydrated. Most importantly we are having fun! We’ve had two whole Spanish classes so far and no one has gotten detention…yet. Nuestros......Read More



Instructor, Participant

Hello all, After our last teachings this morning and some final snacks, we departed for the airport. The students have their passports, tickets and phones and are checking in for their flight. Safe travels, Alena, Tsheten, Nick...Read More


One Last Plate of Daal Bhat

Instructors, Participant

The group has just enjoyed their final meal together in Nepal, and is now getting everything ready to head to the airport shortly. Although everyone is bummed to be so close to the end, spirits are high and we have been able to mostly focus on......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation


The Group Flight Has Landed!

Jessica, Dragons Admin

Hi everyone, The group flight has landed just now. Abby has a connection she needs to meet. Vasco, Kat and Nell will be picked up from the LAX. Colin will accompany Jackson, Oliver, Yasmine and Dacotah to the hotel nearby for a night’s rest.......Read More


Group flight has landed in Miami

Julianne, Dragons Admin

Dear families, The group flight landed in Miami a little after 3 pm this afternoon, and students have all passed through customs and migration.  They are heading to connecting flights now, and a few students will be spending the night in Miami for......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies



Instructor, Participant

Hello all, Today we had a day full of teachings and said our goodbyes to LamAn. Our lama came and spoke to us about self awareness, suffering, and devoting compassion to others. During this time in the world with, so many things going on-it is easy......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Andes Amazon

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group B


Flight to Miami is in the air!

Julianne, Dragons Admin

Dear Group B families and friends, The student group arrived to Santa Cruz safely and have departed for Miami on Boliviana de Aviación flight 762.  The flight departed at 8:50 am, and should be arriving a little after 3 pm local time. Robert was......Read More