Snapshots from Chile

Snapshots from Chile

During my semester abroad in Argentina, the students from my program in Argentina went for a weekend to visit the students doing the same program in Chile (the Chileans had come to visit us earlier). It was a great couple of days. We stayed in Santiago, Chile, an urban center. Santiago was bustling, I took a walking tour and went through several markets. The markets were open air, but were contained within structures, and had a variety of fish, fruits, vegetables, and spices.

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A World of Possibilities: Expanded Horizons in 2013

A World of Possibilities: Expanded Horizons in 2013

For me 2013 has been a year of pushing boundaries and learning limits. I remember this time last year I was just starting to poke around social media outside of Facebook, discovering twitter and ted talks, instagram and interaction design. Since then I've gotten involved in a whole host of online platforms, and have even mustered a nice Klout score.

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A Trip to Uruguay

A Trip to Uruguay

The ferry, which was surprisingly prompt, took me straight from Buenos Aires to Colonia, Uruguay. This small town is walkable in a day, and mostly laid out for tourists. There's a cute lighthouse you can climb, and plenty of shops; I bought some art while I was there. I went by myself, but luckily there were a lot of people touring alone so it was easy to ask people to take pictures. There were old streets, antique cars, and the view of the ocean was breathtaking.

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