Category Archive: Spanish Ecuador: Quito (UW Program)

Traveling Day

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I have just arrived at my homestay for the quarter after many long hours of traveling. I’ve decided I hate flying and would like to avoid it as much a possible but, this… Continue reading

Family and City Tour

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It’s been two days since I’ve written for the blog and a lot has happened already. On Wednesday I spent the day with my host family just hanging out and we ran some… Continue reading

School y Banos

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Hey everyone! I know I haven’t written in awhile but school is quite insane. The last time I wrote was after the weekend I stayed in Quito to go to some museums and… Continue reading

Mitad De Mundo y Guayasamin

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  You guys, this has been crazy! First off on Friday all the ACLAS students went to the Mitad del Mundo or the equator. It was incredible! We got to go on una… Continue reading

Weekend Madness!

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Having classes just Monday through Thursday has been a real treat! There’s so much to explore, so every weekend we set out to take advantage of the time and this beautiful country. Our… Continue reading

Such an Amazing City!

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After two weeks, I’m starting to learn my way around town. This week we started our service learning, which is a blast! I’m working with little kids ages 1-4 who come from lower-income… Continue reading

Bienvenidos a Quito, Ecuador!

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It was a long travel day yesterday, woke up at 2:50 AM, visited four airports, but I finally made it to Quito at about midnight last night, and met my host family at… Continue reading

Winter 2014 – New Bloggers

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Kendall Archer (kendalljarcher) University College Dublin (UW Exchange) Dublin, Ireland Spring Semester, 2014 About me I am a junior International Studies major in the Jackson School of International Studies with a focus on… Continue reading