Why I Chose to Teach English in Panama

The opportunity to teach English in Panama was one that came to me through those who taught me how to speak Spanish. As a traveler, teaching English in a foreign country is an appealing way to trot to globe — yet my motivations go beyond this.  I’ve spent the past five weeks getting to knowSigue leyendo «Why I Chose to Teach English in Panama»

Visual Journeys: The Urban Ruins of Amador Causeway, Panama

Surrounding the Biomuseo in Panama City, I found myself intrigued by these abandoned spaces along the Amador Causeway. As a stranger who worked the area approached me, we chatted while I guided us away back to the main road. [Modula id=’6′]   He told me the once occupied houses and businesses were taken over by squattersSigue leyendo «Visual Journeys: The Urban Ruins of Amador Causeway, Panama»

How I Fell into a Hostel Scam

The truth is: I fell into the hostel scam far before far before I knew what happened.  A note: The hostel that I stayed at was not at fault for what happened. Unfortunately, this scammer is a traveling one ~~ I 100% recommend staying at the Casa Mona Lisa in Panama City. And onto our story: WhenSigue leyendo «How I Fell into a Hostel Scam»

I’m Off to Volunteer in Panama

If you don’t know it yet, I’m shipping off to volunteer in Panama. In two days from now I’ll be in the sky anticipating my next adventure.  This opportunity is one I spent a lot of effort obtaining. One application and two interviews later, I earned my place in this program offered by Learning Enterprises.Sigue leyendo «I’m Off to Volunteer in Panama»

When The Travel Bug Loosens Its Grip

I can’t completely say how it ends, but hopefully, it ends happily. I’ve been in South Africa for the three weeks now and return to the United States in another week from now. I’ve loved traveling ever since I started visiting the Philippines to visit my Dad in 2014. It was some crazy shit toSigue leyendo «When The Travel Bug Loosens Its Grip»