Aniska Bitomsky

Aniska is passionate about helping others and saving the planet. She is involved in environmental and animal right activism and Model United Nations. Her goals for the year are to form close friendships, be inspired by an unknown culture and learn life-lessons about human interactions with the environment and other humans.<br/>My two favorite quotes are: "The greatest success we'll know is helping others succeed and grow" - Gregory Scott Reid & "The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it" - Robert Swan


Impressions of the last two weeks (2)

Aaand we continue with Quito   Street dogs are everywhere in Ecuador, however, most of them do not look sick or starved. Wuhu, a pretty balcony. Cuenca (the city where I have my Spanish classes and which is closest to Gualaceo where I live) Cuenca…

11 September, 2019

Impressions of the last two weeks

Hola gente,  As promised I am finally sharing some pictures with you! (However, unfortunately, for some of them I did not have the settings quite right which is why they are a little grainy) San Francisco The number of US flags displayed on every street…

11 September, 2019

"Like" & "Y’all"

It’s the morning of the second day of orientation week at Stanford university. So far, I’ve been overwhelmed with first impressions and the obscurity of some of my experiences. This feeling first arose on my first transatlantic flight from Lisbon to the US. Somewhere over the…

31 August, 2019

Why I chose Ecuador

From: Aniska Bitomsky Sent: Monday, 19 August, 10:49 Subject: Why I chose Ecuador To: Hey folks, Writing my first blog post is kind of exciting and scary, but here we go. I came back from the Ecuadorian consulate in London yesterday and finally received…

19 August, 2019

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