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Discover New Passions Through Our Costa Rica Study Abroad Programs!

A select few of us know exactly what profession we want to do for the rest of our lives, but for many of us, finding a satisfying career will become a formidable obstacle.

Our Costa Rica Abroad Programs are straightforward and flexible. Anyone between the ages of 18-23 may apply, regardless of being a registered student or not.

Our Costa Rica Study Abroad Programs introduce a variety of experiences that focus on personal growth and professional development. You will build confidence and acquire skill sets that can lead to future career opportunities.

HIGHLIGHTS

Participants in our Costa Rica Abroad Programs will come together as a team for three days a week at Monkey Park, a wildlife rescue sanctuary and sustainable permaculture, as well as volunteering within an community organization project for local youth.

This is not a zoo! Learn all about rehabilitating wildlife back into nature. Help with feeding and caring for animals, constructing new enclosures, and preserving their habitat.

Sleep under the stars while sharing a beautiful beach with turtles! Work side by side with experts as you collect data on the nesting procedures for mother turtles and their babies.

Learn how to build treehouses, eco-homes, bathrooms and cooking ovens from natural materials. Courses on building tree houses with simple and effective ways to conserve energy, water, and resources.

Build greenhouses to grow fruits and vegetables. Raise cows, pigs, and chickens. Create organic oils, soaps and more. Discover how to turn waste into life through composting.

Promote cultural, educational, and labor opportunities as well as mental/physical health and social cohesion for local youth coming from poor backgrounds in our community.

Join a community project dedicated to preserving our local beaches. Removing natural debris and garbage promotes a healthy environment for turtle nesting.

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“YOU HAVE NO SECURITY UNLESS YOU LIVE BRAVELY, EXCITINGLY, IMAGINATIVELY… CHOOSING CHALLENGE INSTEAD OF COMPETENCE.”

– Eleonor Roosevelt

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

3 DAYS – Team service at the Monkey Park

3 DAYS – Personal projects, extracurriculars, getaways, and relaxation

1 DAY – Adventure day; national parks, boat rides, waterfall hikes, etc.

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BENEFITS

FAQ’s

Our goal is direct and straightforward… Strengthen professional development while navigating a new life in Costa Rica. Participants will be introduced to experiences that focus on personal growth and newly discovered passions. Several of our courses offer certifications that are globally recognized, leading to future employment and career opportunities.

These are available for purchase and include adventure trips to a variety of destinations, daily activities/tours, and certification programs in language, health, fitness, sports, sailing, and scuba diving.

Once a week, we will visit some of Costa Rica’s hidden gems! This can be national parks, surrounding beaches, hikes to waterfalls, overnight camping trips at turtle nesting beaches, volcano camping, boat tours, etc.

Students will have a staff member present 24 hours a day. All Wonder Away events and extra-curricular activities will be supervised by staff and trained professionals. Flamingo Campus has 24-hour surveillance and an overnight security guard on property.

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A new travel culture bridging tourism and local communities to create lifetime experiences in Costa Rica. Boasting 30 thrilling experiences at each of our locations with our featured destination the Tamarindo vacation package.

+506-8864-0742
info@wonderaway.com
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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