Mindo and the Mitad del Mundo! (Ecuador)

Lush, green mountains. The metallic sound of bird calls. The rush and gurgle of water flowing down the river. Our senses were overloaded with the beautiful nature surrounding us during our stay in Mindo. The cloud forest boasts myriad species of animals, crashing waterfalls and sprawling greenery. Our group stayed at an ecological educational center …


Return to Quito (Ecuador)

Welcome back to Ecuador! This is Calla again, writing to you from Quito. After a wonderful, life changing trip in the Galapagos, we returned to Quito for the weekend to recharge and enjoy some time in the city. My co-leader Susan and I were beyond impressed with the resiliency and flexibility our group demonstrated during …

Ecuador Update

The Ecuador group is en route to the Galapagos! Please note that they will not have wi-fi until Thursday, so please do not be alarmed if you do not hear from your Experimenter while traveling. This is one of the highlights of the program's many adventures!