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Go Beyond Travel: Ecuador Gap Year

Take your first dive into Latin America with Discover AMIGOS!

What is a pampa mesa?

This communal meal is a tradition in the Andean region of Ecuador, specifically in the provinces of Azuay and Cañar. Typically, everyone at the event will contribute food and lay it out on a cloth that everyone eats from.

This photo is from this summer in Ecuador when volunteers took part in this celebration!
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When thinking about Ecuador, the Andes come to mind, but what about the country's Pacific coast? This region has a lot to offer! Find out why we love the Ecuadorian coast at the Newest Blogs link in our bio. ...

Have you reserved your in-person or virtual tickets to the Lifelong Leaders Luncheon yet? Join us for a fun and celebratory fundraising benefit the Friday before Thanksgiving!

Your donations will support AMIGOS international youth leadership programs and financial assistance fund for students joining AMIGOS like Alexa Lara, who spoke at our 2019 Breakfast Benefit in Houston.

Reserve your tickets at the link in our bio!
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Did you know that Mt. Chimborazo in Ecuador is the closest place on Earth to the Moon? ...

This week, we're celebrating Ecuador! Share your favorite memories from Ecuador and tag us! ...

Tonight is the early bird deadline for the spring Gap Semester in Costa Rica!

Apply by midnight PT and get $500 off your program fee.
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Get your tickets to the Lifelong Leaders Luncheon in Houston on November 19th!

Virtual and in-person tickets are available. Find out more on our website!
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Meet our team and ask your questions about our programs at an online info session!

Tomorrow: Gap Program Info Session at 5pm CT/3pm PT
Thursday: Summer Programs Info Session at 7pm CT/5pm PT

RSVP link in bio.
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