A visit to enchanting Antigua Guatemala is just what you need for Spanish immersion.
The colorful cobblestone streets, picturesque venues, impressive architecture, local flavors, dreamy weather, and volcano views are just some of the many reasons why Antigua Guatemala is an inspiring travel destination.
What’s more, the warm welcoming nature of its people make it a highly friendly...Read More
Suriname is not part of Latin America, which probably sounds surprising as it is located within South America.
Latin America consists of romance language-speaking Caribbean islands, Mexico, Central America, and the entire continent of South America. The whole region is culturally diverse due mainly to the various European settlers that claimed lands in it.
Latin America includes 26...Read More
Discover the true origin of your favorite dessert by diving into the history of Mayan chocolate!
Sweet, creamy, and delicious are all words you might associate with delectable chocolate. But, who invented chocolate and where did this delicious dessert come from?
To answer these questions, we have to go back to Antigua, Guatemala during the age of the Maya.
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The history of Latin America dates back centuries to when it was first populated by ancient civilizations and cultures. However, Latin America as a region acquired its name after the arrival of European colonizers in the 15th century.
Read this article for a full timeline and breakdown of the captivating history of Latin America.
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In South America’s struggle for freedom, there was an unexpected and unconventional heroine: Manuela Sáenz. This woman conspired against the Spanish monarchy, trekked the Andes, fought in battles, and loved the general leading the fight.
All of this occurred during the second decade of the 19th Century, a time when women weren’t supposed to do anything like that. Manuela Sáenz...Read More