Sneak Peek at Only in Amigos #2

Youth leaders (generally volunteers in high school or college) travel to a Latin American country, where they will spend 4-8 weeks living in a rural community. Volunteer groups live with a host family, manage daily “camps” (a true Amigo says campamentos) with community youth, and facilitate a project made by and for the entire community. Amigos offers leadership/adulthood skills, Spanish immersion, cultural immersion, and much, much more. … More Sneak Peek at Only in Amigos #2

Wanderlust: Gulangyu (Xiamen), the piano island (part two)

Originally posted on Small World, Smaller Girl:
Just off the coast of Xiamen is Gulangyu, a pedestrian-only island that is also a?UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. At only?2?km2?area and home to about 20,000 people, Gulangyu is a major domestic tourist destination and is one of China’s most visited tourist attractions. However, all cars and bicycles…