Ever since we were children we’ve heard fantastic accounts of the Wonders of the World—such as the stunning maravilla del mundo Chichen Itza, located in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula—and we all hope to visit them one day, don’t we?
Upon finishing this article, you will definitely want to take a detour to Chichen Itza on your next trip to Playa del Carmen or Cancun.
Accompany me as I...Read More
Did you know that Belize Independence Day is September 21?
Belize boasts dreamy beaches, perfect tropical weather, and super friendly people. It also has the distinction of being the only Latin American country with English as its official language.
Read this blog post to learn all about the history of “The Jewel of the Caribbean” and Belizean Independence Day. It’s full of...Read More
“Escribir ficción es un ejercicio de libertad y de imaginación que puede hacernos felices.” “Writing fiction is an exertion of freedom and imagination that can make us happy.” – Rodrigo Rey Rosa
As a writer, this simple yet accurate quote inspired me—when reading Rodrigo Rey Rosa’s biography, I could only think of all the accomplishments I want to achieve in life. ...Read More
If you’re an art enthusiast and looking for inspiration at art museums is first on your travel itinerary, then this blog post on famous Mexican contemporary artists is a must for you!
Mexico continues to be one of the breeding grounds for many of the most influential artists of all time—whose unique works prove worthwhile to explore. In this article I have set up a striking list of...Read More
Your Spanish skills are higher than ever, but could you understand texting abbreviations?
If you’re wondering what all those cryptic messages really mean, this detailed guide will make it clear!
While you spend most of your time doing verb drills and practicing pronunciation, Spanish slang in the form of texting certainly adds a bit of entertainment to the mix. Before you have to ask...Read More
Learning about materials in Spanish is more important than you may realize!
It seems most of our favorite artists have a fixation for talking about materials (los materiales) in their music. Consider the following song titles:
“Brass in Pocket” by Pretenders“Concrete and Gold” by Foo Fighters“Iron Man” by Black Sabbath“Silver Springs” by Fleetwood Mac
Could it be because we use...Read More
Are you ready to learn everything there is to know about asking for a haircut in Spanish?
If you plan to travel to or live in a Spanish-speaking country, you’ll probably want to get a haircut at some point. And by knowing the proper vocabulary, you’ll avoid ending up with a strange bowl cut or bangs you never asked for!
Keep reading to equip yourself with the necessary Spanish...Read More
Our digitalized era grabs kids’ attention with every new technological creation that comes out. This fun vocabulary guide on electronics in Spanish, your child or student can learn new ways to talk about electronics in Spanish and reinforce what they’ve learned with engaging, downloadable activities.
How Do You Say ‘Electronics’ in Spanish’?
For starters, how do you say...Read More