I attended one course in new zealand and the second in italy. They were practically the same when it came down to organization. I was amazed by their similarities. I can only imagine that courses in third world countries may lack the resources, but still get by with what they have. I read a comment in this thread from someone complaining about the heat and time difference at a course in india as
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