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  • Alicia in Ecuador
  • 16-Dec-2016
Just like Bowie, I Turned Myself to Face Me

As I begin to write this blog post, I can already feel a numbing sensation trickle down my arms asRead More ⇾

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  • Alicia in Ecuador
  • 24-Oct-2016
Building and Breaking Routines

One aspect of studying abroad that is definitely similar to my time at UMass, and really probably life in general,Read More ⇾

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  • Alicia in Ecuador
  • 02-Sep-2016
New Surroundings, New Perspective

¡Hola a todos! Today marks two weeks since the night that I landed in Quito, Ecuador. It is hard toRead More ⇾

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  • Kassie in Ecuador
  • 06-Oct-2014
The Beginning

Quito: the capital city of the country of Ecuador, where I will be spending the next four months of myRead More ⇾

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  • Jerrin in Ecuador
  • 01-Dec-2012
I promise it’s worth it.

In previous blogs I have talked about my experience arriving in Quito, and how it was not exactly how IRead More ⇾

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  • Jerrin in Ecuador
  • 15-Nov-2012
Ecuadorian Politics & U.S. Election

I have always believed that politics are very important, but for the most part are one's own opinion and neverRead More ⇾

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  • Jerrin in Ecuador
  • 08-Nov-2012
We are all in the same boat!

Traveling to South America for a semester is the hardest thing I have done in my life this far, evenRead More ⇾

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  • Jerrin in Ecuador
  • 07-Oct-2012
Fresh Fruit Juice in Quito

From day one here in Quito I have been pleasantly surprised with both quality of food here and also myRead More ⇾