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How I Accidentally Became Brave

Accidental Bravery What is bravery, exactly? How do you boil it down to a phrase that inspires other humans to to ask for what they want out of life? Leaps of faith. Bravery to me represents the small leaps of… Read More

Ocelots and Wildcats and Sea Turtles! Oh, My!

By Anahí Quiñones Working with the Wildcats and Sea Turtles in Costa Rica As the end of my career as an undergraduate student came to an end, I found myself asking the same question as other new graduates: what on… Read More

Saving the Sea Turtles

One of my favorite memories from my stay at Blue Osa was watching a bunch of baby sea turtles emerge from their shell and eventually make their way into the Pacific ocean. I decided to participate in Osa Conservation’s sea… Read More

Volunteer and Save the Sea Turtles

By Jessica Carpani I remember sitting in my sixth form study room shivering and staring out at the courtyard. It was grey and streams of rainwater ran like children on sugar across the window pane when I started daydreaming about… Read More

How to Travel for Free* Around the World

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*Ok, not exactly “free.” “Travel for free” does cost some money to get from Point A to Point B, but through ever-increasingly popular volunteer programs, it is possible to see the world and secure your food and shelter in exchange… Read More