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A blog about participants’ anticipations and apprehension before, during and after the program.

Author Archives: Sarah Demmer

Highlights

This trip was an experience of a lifetime. We got to experience a lot of diversity along the trip, whether it was business, education, or leisure. Each country had its own feel. Some of my favorite parts were: -visiting the …

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The locals

The locals in the Maldives are amazing! They are all so nice and speak great English! You can tell they are simple people that live a simple life. The worries and stress are minimal. They live the kind of life …

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Maldives

Today we arrived in the MALDIVES!!! This place has been a dream of mine since I was ten years old. Ever since I was little my mom would give me a beach themed calendar every Christmas. My favorite months were …

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Sri Lanka

Well, we landed in Sri Lanka after the worst flight experience of my life. It was so bumpy and the flight attendants sprayed us with some kind of disinfectant while we landed. I don’t think I’ll fly Air Asia again! …

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Free day

It’s our last full day in Vietnam and we decided to take full advantage! We booked an excursion to go the Mekong Delta. When we got there we got on a boat and traveled to two different islands. We got …

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