Down in the valley

So we got to school on Tuesday and got some fantastic news- no work until next Monday! You gotta love the Colombian education system. Since me and Elena both wanted to get away for the few free days we had, we packed our bags, bought the tickets and took the ride to Salento, a town…

Deserted

Exciting work news was upon us. We had to make our way to Neiva, a smaller and even hotter town about 3 hours south from IbaguĂ©, for a conference and training session. At the point the only thing I had heard of Neiva is that in 2010 and 2011 the town had several bombing incidents…

Because reasons

There are days, like in any respectable work environment, where you have them free. Considering that I have to wake up for work at 5am, these days are heaven when told in advance. And then there are days when I rush to get to school and find out I have nothing to do. So I…