Tag: Latin America

Ideas, programs, jobs, volunteer positions, and resources for teaching and travel in Latin America.

Chiang Rai, Thailand: "It's the eye of the tiger!" There was no quick escape- the fence was electrified behind me. One of the posted rules: Don't stick hands or fingers inside the cages. Ironically, you could go in the cages and take photos with the animals.

Secrets of Affordable Summer Vacation Travel!

Chiang Rai, Thailand: “It’s the eye of the tiger!” Karen reports: “There was no quick escape — the fence was electrified behind me. One of the posted rules: Don’t stick hands or fingers inside the cages. Ironically, you could go […]

/ October 20, 2014
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Ana Horseback riding with friends in Sanat Fe de Antioquia, Colombia.

Finding a Job Teaching English in Colombia at a Private School

Ana Horseback riding with friends in Sanat Fe de Antioquia, Colombia. Teaching Traveling: Considering teaching English abroad? Intrigued by Colombia? Check out this inspiring story by Ana Karina. Ana, tell us about yourself. Ana: Hi, I’m Ana, a 27 year […]

/ August 21, 2014
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Lani in Kuala Lumphur, Malaysia.

Teaching Abroad in Thailand and Ecuador as an Asian-American

Lani in Kuala Lumphur, Malaysia, 2009. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Lani, a Thai-American teacher who has been teaching abroad in Thailand and Ecuador! Lani, tell us more about your background. Lani: Originally, I went to school to be an archaeologist, […]

/ July 16, 2014
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So many sights to see when teaching overseas.

Teaching Overseas in Azerbaijan, Venezuela, and More

Iguazu Falls, Argentina was Amanda’s first taste of gigantic waterfalls. Teaching Traveling: Readers, get psyched to learn how one woman taught abroad in Azerbaijan, Japan, Italy, and now Venezuela! Welcome, Amanda. Tell us a bit about your background. Amanda: I’m […]

/ June 5, 2014
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Michael on New Year's Eve in Barcelona, the night he got engaged!

Extensive World Travels By a New England Teacher with EF

Michael on New Year’s Eve in Barcelona, the night he got engaged! Teaching Traveling: Welcome, Michael! Tell us about yourself. Michael: My name in Michael Xiarhos, I’m 32 years old… I am born and raised in Warwick, Rhode Island. I […]

/ February 18, 2014
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Matt in Honduras, taking a break from painting to spend time with some students.

A Week Volunteering in Honduras with Organization for Youth Empowerment (OYE)

Matt in Honduras, taking a break from painting to spend time with some students. Teaching Traveling: Welcome to Matt, a teacher-in-training who has traveled extensively, most notably to volunteer in Honduras. Matt, tell us about your background. Matt: My name […]

/ November 30, 2013
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