All this week we had very interesting lectures and outdoor activities. We learned about mapping, how to use GPS when in the field. We also went to the Belize Zoo. The best things I liked about the zoo is that all animals are from Belize and were in their own habitat. All animals looked good, […]
Ziplining/cave tubing Today is our first full day in Belize. Here is very hot and very humid! TEC has a pool, it saves my life in this hot weather. Today we didn’t have any lectures, so we went to ziplining and cave tubing. I have never done these activities, so I was very excited. It […]
Finally, I am here. Very beautiful, tropical place. The flight was quick and easy. In the airport we met our instructor Jane, who will be with us all these two weeks. The road that we took to go to the TEC (tropical education center), where we are staying all the course, was a highway, but […]
Getting ready for Belize. The last day before going to Belize. I am very exciting to have a new experience, visit a new country, see many interesting and beautiful places, which I saw only on the pictures. Packing my things and ready to go! Nos vemos pronto, Belize!
When I first arrived at Belize, I wanted to run away back to New Jersey. I was so uncomfortable and I felt so out of place. But as the days progressed I noticed a change in myself. I was actually not looking forward to going home. I could not get over leaving when I was […]
This is our last day and I will truly miss it. We vaccinated cows for black leg, rabies and gave them dewormer and vitamins. Giving vaccinations to cows was different than giving vaccinations to sheep and goats. With cows, we had to stab them with the needle. With sheep and goat, we have to give […]