If you want to travel, learning Spanish opens up a world of possibilities--literally. As an English speaker, you already have the advantage of knowing hundreds of similar words and Spanish, and becoming fluent will open up the world to you. Here are seven reasons why every traveler should study Spanish.Read More
Where do you go if you want to practice or learn Spanish? Well, you have quite a few options. Here is a list of all the places in the world where you can go to practice your Spanish and immerse yourself in the culture of over 400 million people worldwide.Read More
¡Hola Amigos! Learning when to use the verbs Ser and Estar in Spanish is one of the most challenging things for Spanish learners and today I am going to make it easier for you to identify when to use each of them.Read More
If you are into weird tourist attractions, creepy museums or just history in general you have to visit the Guanajuato Mummy Museum. We will certainly never forget our visit. ¡Tienes que conocerlo!Read More
Here you'll find all the most important words are phrases you'll need to know to order a meal in Spanish. We'll walk you through each step so that you can try ordering on your own the next time you go to a restaurant where Spanish is spoken.Read More
Chichen Itza in one of the New Wonders of the World, so we didn't want to miss the opportunity to visit while we were in Yucatan. Learn all about how to get there, what to bring, and more in this post.Read More
If you've ever wanted to swim with sea turtles, you've got to check out Akumal Beach in Quintana Roo, Mexico. We'll show you how to can go there on-the-cheap and swim with these incredible animals.Read More
Whether you’re planning on traveling long or short term, you are going to be dealing with money. If you’re looking for the best ways to cut fees, prevent fraud, and even invest while traveling, this guide is for you. The ultimate guide to travel banking.Read More
If you have never ventured out to a street market in Mexico (or any other Spanish speaking country) because you think your Spanish is not “good enough” and people won’t understand you, fear no more!
I have come up with a list of the 11 most important phrases you need to know for shopping in Spanish. This is what I did in English to overcome my fear of not being understood and I really believe this list will help you feel more in control when you are in the same situation.
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If you are a vegan or vegetarian who is traveling to Quintana Roo and you are afraid you won’t be able to find good vegan food in the area, here is something for you!
In this post, I am going to tell you all about our favorite restaurants for vegan food in Playa del Carmen.
A truly explosive experience near the most active volcano in all of Mexico. In this update we talk about our travels to La María and La Yerbabuena, the community closest to El Volcán de Colima. This adventure was unforgettable, and it didn't break the bank. See breathtaking photos from our journey, and hear about the people we met along the way.Read More
Over the years of teaching I have created a list of the most common mistakes students make when learning Spanish. To help you make sure you’re not making the same mistakes, today I am going to share the list with you.Read More
Read about the best parts of our trip to Michoacan for the Day of the Dead celebration. We include everything you need to know so you too can experience this beautiful holiday in Janitzio like we did. Learn about the new foods we tried, see the pictures and start planning your next adventure!