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Join TFT in a unique Costa Rican adventure which incorporates community service, language learning, and adventure. Participants have a fantastic opportunity to hone their Spanish skills, whatever level they may be. To help the local community, volunteer projects are available where students can assist in a local school and create fun adventure activities for the kids.

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Maximo Nivel offers high quality, affordable, and safe programs for individual teens and high school groups in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. Our academically-rigorous programs are designed to be fun and challenging adventures for teens. High School programs include: - Native Spanish Program - Service Learning / Volunteer Abroad - Adventure & Culture programs - Spanish Camp -...

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The SPI Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica program is located in the province of Guanacaste, along the Pacific Coast. The province is renowned for its breathtakingly beautiful white sand beaches and clear water. The small town of Flamingo Beach is a perfect locale for high school students to practice your Spanish in the mornings and swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, sailing, or just relaxing...

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Our programs are designed to address a wide variety of humanitarian needs and environmental issues. GVI Foundations offers you the opportunity to get involved! The time you spend on our programs will be some of the most rewarding of your life. Most days you'll be up with the sun and working until the late afternoon. Free time is built into every program, so you'll also have a chance to refle...

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Heredia is a city that is emblematic of the Costa Rican lifestyle. It is located only a short distance away from San José, the capital city of Costa Rica, and offers many big-city amenities, but life in Heredia is decidedly relaxed, calm and enjoyable. The city showcases pleasant plazas, lush green spaces and parks, and friendly people enjoying their days.

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In Guatemala and Nicaragua, study Spanish, live with home stay families, and teach at local community schools with your new language skills. Then volunteer at a sustainable arts center and live in an eco-lodge as you learn about permaculture and alternative building techniques, enriching your experience as you embrace local cuisine, folklore, and indigenous culture. As you learn first-hand abou...

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Are you up to fun Spanish classes, your first volunteer job in a tropical country, tons of typical Costa Rican activities and tours, and living with a local family? Then this could be the summer of your life with Intercultura's Teen Camp! Teens will study in our Vibrant Heredia campus their first week where they stay with one of our trusted, loving homestay families. The second week takes ...

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Projects Abroad offers a Physical Therapy project in San Rafael de Heredia, Costa Rica. Interns on this project will work with local Physical Therapists as they assist children, young adults, and elderly patients that have mental or physical handicaps. Volunteers will assist in the treatment room and help patients with their exercises, in addition to shadowing the staff to get a better understa...

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API High School offers various Summer programs for high school students, and API Gap Year offers programs for recent high school graduates. These consist of study, adventure, volunteer, and immersion offerings in Europe Latin America, and Asia. All of our gap year programs (and some of our summer programs) are offered for college credit, and all provide an eye-opening exposure to a different cu...

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Costa Rica is one of the most popular destinations for AFS-USA Exchange Students, and with good reason. The country is home to proud, friendly, and peaceful citizens known as ticos (men) and ticas (women). They are usually conservative but they enjoy sharing their life and social activities with new people. The people of Costa Rica are known as Ticos. Most Costa Ricans have a European heritage ...

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Travel to Costa Rica with GoBeyond to help improve the harsh conditions of the local community and its people. GoBeyond students participate in variety of humanitarian projects led by Gail Nystrom, head of the Costa Rica Humanitarian Foundation. As an ex-Peace Corps worker, Gail has established herself and her organization in communities all around Costa Rica. Through her partnership, GoBeyond ...

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Embark on the experience of a lifetime and complete a community service project in Costa Rica! Known for its natural wonders and friendly locals, Costa Rica is the perfect place to get away and give back. Community service programs include a variety of projects, including: helping with beach preservation and community development on the Playa Flamingo Community Project, volunteering at loca...

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Spend two weeks of your summer with a group of other high schoolers and Performing Arts Abroad trip leaders exploring the magnificent country of Costa Rica through the performing arts. The group will start in the capital city San Jose, where the first week will be spent leading workshops and lessons at a performing arts volunteer placement (customized to your specific background in music, dance...

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The program begins in the country’s capital, San José, where you learn about Costa Rican history and culture with visits to museums and markets. From there, you will visit nature reserves and national parks, kayak in the Golfo Dulce or along the Osa Peninsula, and take in the splendor of Costa Rica’s coastline. A remote biological station nestled in the rain forest will be your classroom as you...

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Join our High School Exchange Program in Costa Rica, live with a loving host family and enjoy the opportunity of joining our Environmental Volunteer program! What we offer: - A Private High School program located in San Jose, Costa Rica - The school has its own InBio Park and all modern facilities offering you a one of a kind learning experience - Students will stay with welcoming Ho...