A short video on all the different options for getting around in Chile. Nate Sweasey is the Spring 2015 CEA MOJO Blogger in Vina del Mar, Chile. He is currently a Junior at University of San...

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I have made a number of mistakes in the past four months, and it’s not as if I’ve brushed each one off as a learning experience. It’s easy to make mistakes...

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Being the international students at a school, there’s the expectation that we have the most fun. We do trips almost every weekend, and are together most of the time. While other...

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I don’t like cities, but I like Viña del Mar. It’s a travel destination for many, and at one point it was for me, too, but now it’s my base camp. It’s...

A 6 day excursion doing the “W” hike in Torres del Paine. Nate Sweasey is the Spring 2015 CEA MOJO Blogger in Vina del Mar, Chile. He is currently a Junior at University of...

Hitch-hiking

Learning a language by “immersion” is supposedly one of the most effective methods, but that doesn’t mean that it falls into your lap. There’s a certain amount of work required to...

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Originally when I imagined studying in Chile, I had a certain image of what my life would be like. I noticed that CEA only had five other students going to Vina...

A short video documenting some of the typical days studying abroad in Vina del Mar. Nate Sweasey is the Spring 2015 CEA MOJO Blogger in Vina del Mar, Chile. He is currently a...

Study Abroad, Studying Abroad, Study Abroad in Vina del Mar

It’s natural when you arrive at your new destination, wherever that may be, that you’re going to want to get settled and feel like you’re back at home. Essentially, you’ve just...

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There is a saying in Chile, “da lo mismo,” which translates to  “don’t worry about it,” sort of like hakuna matada. It is a popular phrase used by Chileans throughout their...