All Team Members

Fabricio Arguedas

Fabricio has led many years with Global Works and is an expert in the field of student travel and youth development. He’s worked all around the world -Malaysia, Nepal, Indonesia, China, and Thailand, and his home country of Costa Rica – designing and managing outdoor education programs based on social and emotional learning. When not traveling with groups, Fabricio loves to hike, run, and train for triathlons.


Where did you grow up?
San Jose, Costa Rica

Where do you call home now?
Where my family is

Year started at Global Works?

What’s your favorite part about leading trips?
I love to support the students growth and prepare them for the adventure. With the right mindset and a united group, anything is possible!

What’s something you can’t live without while you are traveling?
Early morning work outs!

Tell us about a favorite memory from a trip you have taken
One of the most beautiful sunsets I have ever seen and Amayuelas, Spain, it was a simple and unique as it sounds. We were all so hyped and excited, running towards the palomar, laughing, enjoying the moment. It was special!

Where is your favorite place you have traveled to?
Spain, Laos & Poland- Some of my happy places!

Fun fact, special talent, or favorite memory
When I was a kid I used to love spreading ketchup on papaya.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Work out and chase sunsets!

What languages do you speak?
English, Spanish

If you had to give one piece of advice or words of encouragement to someone on their first travel experience, what would it be?
Expect challenge, and open your mind and heart to new experiences.