By Madeline Townsend, Program Manager and Alan Thompson, Site Specialist It can be difficult to find a routine while abroad and maintain your lifestyle, especially while adjusting to your new surroundings. Exercise, sports, and recreation typically play an important role … Continue reading Best of Latin America – Sports & Recreation
Discover Cusco Cusco is considered the historical capital of the Inca Empire, which led to its declaration as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983. Qosqo, meaning Cusco in Quechua, translates to the “navel of the world” due to the … Continue reading City Discovery: The “Navel” of Incan Civilization, Cusco
Matt Steiner is an ISA Site Specialist for Latin America. Matt works with students studying abroad in Chile, Panama and Peru. It’s time to change that mundane backdrop you’ve been walking to class in everyday. There’s no better way to do so than by studying in Cusco, Peru. Don’t believe me? Here are 5 scenes that will change your mind: Scene Uno: The Coastal Capital You arrive to Peru’s capital city of Lima on the first day of your program and spend the next couple days exploring the vast metropolis. After surfing in Miraflores, why not head to the city … Continue reading 5 Scenes from Peru: Lights, Camera… Cusco?