Derek and Juli are an international couple, from the United States and Brazil, who share a strong passion for travel and adventure. They have both studied abroad in countries including Spain, Australia and Colombia and have traveled extensively in the United States and many other countries around the world.

During their years of travels and studying, they experienced many cultures, formed lasting friendships and gained amazing memories. Upon settling in San Diego, Derek and Juli developed a vision to create a company for international students that facilitates the same kinds of meaningful experiences they enjoyed abroad.

As a result of their vision, San Diego Experiences has become a strong international community of students and fellow-adventurers that provides the paramount experience for active international students! They have lead thousands of international students on amazing trips and have hosted countless memorable events and parties.