Discover the Caribbean with GLA
Surrounded by the shallow aquamarine waters of a vast tropical sea, spectacular islands and cultural treasures await. From expansive seagrass meadows to rainforest canopies, the trade winds of the Caribbean invite you to stay awhile among the crown jewels Atlantic.
- Live on the beach and volunteer on projects to improve the lives of villagers in the Dominican Republic
- Perfect your French through language immersion in Guadeloupe, the Pearl Of The French Caribbean
Though they may be in close proximity to the United States, the mode of life could not be any different. With influences from African, Amerindian, Indian and European cultures, the the Caribbean has been shaped by waves of migration that have combined to form a unique blend of customs, cuisine, and traditions that make it like no place else on earth. Lose yourself in the Caribbean rhythms and sea breezes as you are welcomed by local communities with whom you’ll work to complete community service projects.