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Isabelle Szabo

Isabelle is passionate about traveling, the outdoors and climate change. She is involved in advocating for the rebuild of her old high to become completely sustainable, volunteer work that educates students about climate change, and is interested in learning about how organic agriculture can be used as a tool to cool our earth. Her goals for the year are to make a difference in her community, become fluent in Spanish and gain a deeper understanding of global development. Her favorite quote is, "Always go with your passions. Never ask if it's realistic or not." -Deepak Chopra

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March- Last full month in Ecuador

June 2, 2017

Last market day at the farm Last few days with my host family The goodbye

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February- The month of sharing

June 2, 2017

Getting ready to share a presentation with my cohort Sharing my life in Ecuador with my family from home

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January- The month of exploring

June 2, 2017

Independent travel to Salinas Independent travel to Guayaquil Day trip to local lakes with host aunt and uncle.

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December- Finding a sense of home

June 2, 2017

My new job working on an organic farm.  Developing strong relationships  Christmas eve

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November- A month of comfort

June 2, 2017

Putting our christmas tree up! Cohort Thanksgiving  Ecuador cohort goes to the coast! 

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October- The month of “firsts”

June 2, 2017

First time going fishing! First time making bread.  First full month with my host sisters.  First time (and last time) eating Cuy.  First time going to an indigenous wedding 

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September

June 2, 2017

For my blog posts I’ve decided to do a photo journal where I share my favorite photos from each month of my time abroad!  My amazing host family in Quito!  Ice cream in Ibarra with Quito host parents The day trip my family and I took to a waterfall. 

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