The Latest from Argentina

Jan 10 5:49am
Santiago

Phase 1. Live out of hiking pack for 3 weeks.

by Omar

In my seat, I am wondering why anyone would ever pay for a first-class ticket. I can’t imagine the flight being any less painful. Would my brain feel less crushed if I sat twenty feet ahead of where I am now?

Jan 10 3:21am
Buenos Aires

On the Other Side of Fear is Something That's Worth It

by Mae

Before traveling to Argentina, I have been reflecting on being intentional, ambitious, and passionate during my time abroad; taking advantage of every opportunity that comes my way. Even though the unknown is scary, sometimes the best things are those that scare us.

Jan 9 5:25pm
Santiago

21 Days

by Eli

There is something about mountains that take my breath away every time I lay my eyes on them. Perhaps its their sheer enormity; their grandeur reminds me that their formation has required millions of years.

Dec 30 2:04am
Buenos Aires

Returning Home: The Ironic Culture Shock

by Pheonix

When I first came off the plane into Buenos Aires and got in the taxi on the way to my homestay, the thoughts that consumed my mind were “What in the world am I doing?” and “Who do you think you are leaving for a whole semester?” I was excited and incredibly nervous about all of the unknown aspects of my semester abroad and there was no turning back.

Dec 16 3:01pm

A Decade in Review: Top 10 Photo Contest Winners

by IES Abroad

Our students capture unforgettable moments while studying abroad. Check out our IES Abroad Photo Contest winners from the past decade to see for yourself!