If you’re into adventure, the best places to hike in South America belong on your bucket list.
Whether you like untrodden wilderness, ice trekking, barefoot walks, or ancient ruins, read this post to decide your next travel destination.
South America has some pretty stunning places to offer. These ten pieces of paradise in eight countries will awaken the adventurer inside you....Read More
Chilean traditional foods are colorful, enticing, and unforgettable. If you want to find the best Chilean food out there, you should ask a Chilean who knows the best foods and places to enjoy their national food. I asked my Chilean professor, Liselott, to give me tips on Chilean street food and homemade recipes. Some of their foods are similar to ours here in Guatemala, such as arroz con...Read More
The best hikes in Costa Rica are out of this world.
Costa Rica, which actually translates to “rich coast,” is the best known country in Central America, and it offers adventure travelers exactly what they’re seeking. From spectacular tropical rain forests to pristine white sand beaches, Costa Rica’s best treks feature amazing sights and exotic biodiversity.
Get your backpack...Read More
Get ready to meet 10 inspiring contemporary Latin American artists and see their amazing work. These are visionaries who rompen los moldes—break the mold.
Contemporary Latin American art is a general category of art originating from countries of that region from the mid-20th century to the present. Its dominant themes include conceptual, minimalist, protest, and performance art. Especially...Read More
Did you know that six Latin American authors who wrote groundbreaking books ended up winning the Nobel prize in literature?
Prominent writers took over the Latin American literature scene in the mid-20th century. The international success of the Latin American genre of magical realism was part of the movement known as the Latin American Boom.
While many celebrated writers...Read More
Eduardo Sacheri books are known for their simple narrative and humorous dialogues. The author is well known for being highly imaginative—which places him among the top authors of Latin America.
His tales and novels are known for remarking his pasión por el fútbol (passion for soccer). Although rare to find, some Eduardo Sahceri books are also available in English and other languages....Read More
The drama-drenched, witty selection of Argentinian movies on Netflix is sure to keep you entertained any day of the week.
If you’re traveling anywhere in Latin America, you want to check out these Argentinian movies (which unfortunately aren’t available in the U.S.).
Argentinian cinema is one of the most influential film industries in Latin America. Empowered by its embrace of national...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
Have you ever wondered if it’s possible to learn Spanish while driving? That would make your long commutes in the car more interesting and meaningful, right?
The answer may lie in passive language learning. This type of learning suggests that learning Spanish while driving isn’t that hard. Yes, your brain can actually handle driving and learning a new language at the same time!...Read More
Species across the animal kingdom display a variety of courtship rituals, and dancing birds are no exception.
Usually, these dances consist of the males working hard to attract the females’ attention through movement, sound, skills, good looks, and even fighting rituals. Birds use many methods to impress the opposite sex.
From colorful and unique plumage to complex movements to...Read More