Author Archives: Rachel

September 10th, 2019 by | Tags: , | No Comments »

One day while staying at Nipebo Aike, Alex and I were going to go kayaking at Perito Moreno Glacier but due to strong winds, it was cancelled at the last minute. As we were already brought to Perito Moreno Glacier, Alex and I took a lovely walk by the glaciers instead. One of the very […]

September 9th, 2019 by | Tags: , | No Comments »

Alex and I dreamed of visiting Patagonia for many years. I first put Patagonia on top of my bucket list when I was in college and working for my university’s newspaper and interviewed a photography student from Chile and wrote a story about her project in Patagonia. Alex’s father talked often about his travels to […]

September 8th, 2019 by | Tags: , | No Comments »

Alex and I moved non-stop the moment we arrived in Buenos Aires, soaking in all the amazing culture it has to offer – contemporary art, delicious steak and wine, bookstore, beautiful leather, and tango dancing. For the first two days in Buenos Aires, we explored the city, visiting museums and sites including Museum of Latin […]

March 30th, 2018 by | Tags: | 1 Comment »

Alex and I scored tickets to Amsterdam for $565 round trip for each of us from Washington DC and thus, we took a long weekend trip to enjoy the history, art, culture, food, and nightlife. I’ve always wanted to see Anne Frank’s House as a Jew who grew up being taught about the Holocaust since […]

May 10th, 2017 by | Tags: | 1 Comment »

To educate other Peace Corps volunteers in Cameroon on how to work with persons with disabilities, I created a training video.