Thousands of years ago, a Greek traveler was the person who selected the seven wonders of the ancient world. Centuries later, a man named Bernard Weber decided to ask millions of people to select the new seven modern wonders of the world, and they did!
Today we are going to learn all about the seven wonders of the ancient world and the seven modern wonders of the world. We will also...Read More
El río de los cinco colores, or the river of the five colors in Spanish, is the most colorful river in Colombia and the world!
National Geographic describes it as el río que escapó del Paraíso (the river that escaped Paradise), and is an understandable description, especially if you are able to visit at the right time of the year.
The river of five colors is a place that is full...Read More
Christmas celebrations in Latin America are the most highly anticipated celebrations on this part of the planet. While Christmas is celebrated worldwide, Hispanic Christmas is a bit different from the North American and European traditions.
Read this article to learn all about the most popular Hispanic Christmas traditions, why they’re so important. Find out everything you need to know...Read More
La caligrafía, or calligraphy, is el arte de escribir bello (the art of writing beautifully), and it comes from the Greek word “kalligrafía.” It depends on the flow and rhythm of the pen, brush, or writing instrument.
Spanish calligraphy differs from English and Asian calligraphy since it also takes into consideration traits that characterize how a person or a group of people...Read More
What are the most important Hispanic contributions to the United States?
According to this research, the Hispanic population in the United States has increased greatly during the last few decades, and they have not only become part of the population in the country but also have worked hard to be seen and noticed.
Hispanics not only contribute to the economy, but also have contributed...Read More
Are there any famous Hispanic Zoologists? As a matter of fact, yes there are!
While they are not as famous as those who have contributed to medicine, a lot of Latino scientists and Hispanic ecologists have left their mark in the world helping us to understand it better and making it a better place to live for humans and other creatures alike!
Let’s learn about 8 of the most...Read More
Contrary to belief, Hispanic wedding traditions can differ greatly from North American wedding traditions.
And, honestly, I am surprised I didn’t think about that before!
What we know as a traditional Hispanic wedding has evolved with time, and depending on what country you are visiting, you might find some differences, but most of the time some core traditions remain and are...Read More
La religión, or religion in Spanish, can be defined as the service and worship of a God or gods, a system of beliefs held with ardor and faith, and the commitment or devotion of religious faith or observances.
Religion has been around practically since humanity began to populate the earth. It began as a way to explain natural phenomena, and then it evolved into the systems of beliefs we...Read More
Comedy has been part of human entertainment since thousands of years ago, and Hispanic comedians are a great way to enjoy this amazing product of human creativity!
With the Greeks, comedy made its way through as a literature medium, but with time it evolved to the “laugh-inducing” content we know today. Comedy is usually lighthearted, but it can also be used as a way to point out...Read More
La carpintería, or carpentry, is a form of art, craft, and skill trade where you shape wood through cutting and sanding before installing it in different constructions and buildings.
Carpentry is a trade that has been around for thousands of years. This activity helped build civilizations, make thousands of pieces of art, and work with one of the sturdiest materials out there....Read More