Category Archives: Baja Winter 2013

Six word stories tell the tale

Sea lions: fun, playful, biting legs. Sea kayak. Sandy tents. Adventure race. – Alex   Everything is better with ice cream. Just buy another pair of jeans. – Astrid   Surf pounds tortugitas. Life’s not easy. Sí amigo, I was … Continue reading

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Rock Stars and Splatter Paint (Cassie)

Towards the end of the trip, we went to a music festival at the Hotel California in Todos Santos. The music was fantastic and original. The musicians there played well and seemed really in to their music, making the concert … Continue reading

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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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