Monthly Archives: January 2013

Palapa Society (Tailor)

Today I worked at the Palapa Society. Palapa is a place that helps people in Todos Santos learn English, which will be useful to the residents of this up and coming tourist location. The smaller kids of the second class … Continue reading

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Recipe to build a community (Natalie)

Serves: a varying number; adjust ingredients according to quantity to be fed Preparation time: about 6 months Cooking time: varies, depending on the desires of the cook Ingredients: Friends – the more the merrier; must be ready for adventure, have … Continue reading

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Peter Buck (George)

The people who live and work in Todos Santos create so many amazing opportunities and Monday night was definitely one of them. Peter Buck (the lead guitarist of R.E.M.) came up with some other incredible musicians to put on a … Continue reading

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Hogar de los Niños (Jack)

Today couldn’t have gone any better. Today was my first day working at the Hogar de los Niños (Children’s Home), which is an orphanage for troubled children in Todos Santos. When we first arrived, we were introduced to all twenty … Continue reading

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The Return (Makenzie)

VOLVER (Spanish) to return, to go or come back <volver a casa : to return home> We have returned! After ten days of enduring wind and sand, stuffing ourselves on fish and tortillas, paddling kayaks and snorkeling with baby sea … Continue reading

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When I think about Baja…. (Rocky)

When I think about Baja, I think about releasing little baby turtles down the sandy beach into an ocean reflecting a glistening setting sun. When I think about Baja, I think about seeing a sea lion face to face in … Continue reading

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Sand, so much sand (Suzannah)

After our first cold, windy day of kayaking, we arrived at our campsite and naively, we relaxed, thinking that the worst was over. We had no idea. We gazed at the magnificent dunes around us, pitching our tents at their … Continue reading

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Sea Kayaking

The Link crew in Baja has finished its third day of sea kayaking. They had some wind to begin with, but it’s died down – much to everyone’s delight! Students and staff will have lots of stories to share when … Continue reading

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Art and Webs (Sam)

Today we started the day off in our traditional fashion, with our four hours of Spanish class. Afterwards, we got to have a wonderful break to digest all of the new words and phrases that were taught in class. Our … Continue reading

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The Hunt (Sarah)

What a day it has been! We had a delicious breakfast of “arroz con leche” [rice with milk] left over from dessert from the night before. Moving into our different Spanish classes, we all did a grand array of activities. … Continue reading

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