Trek Costa Rica

On Thursday we woke up and boarded a bus to a Costa Rican plantation. We arrived and were greeted with a delicious buffet lunch including papaya root, new food for all of us.  After finishing lunch, we were split into groups and followed guides into what looked like a garden. We quickly discovered that we were [...]

We cannot believe we have been living it up in Costa Rica for the past week. Over the past three days, we have been so busy. With all this hustle and bustle, we can finally appreciate the importance of a nap. On Sunday, we had the amazing opportunity to go white-water rafting. The rapids were [...]

About a week over and already wishing we had longer!  After trying to make friends with the different monkey species in the incredible rainforest, we got to embrace our Jewish roots and bake some challah. That’s where our cheer “challah is made of dough, we are BBYO” came up! The moment everyone was waiting for [...]

The BBYO Passport Trek Costa Rica experience began on July 2nd when 40 teens flew to Costa Rica.  While at first they were a little shy about meeting new people, within an hour, the teens were chatting away, getting to know each other.  Some of the teens said the trip truly started for them when “we [...]