080 – La Ciudad Más Bonita de México con Laura Barrón | The Most Beautiful City in Mexico with Laura Barron

080 – La Ciudad Más Bonita de México con Laura Barrón | The Most Beautiful City in Mexico with Laura Barron

Mexico is a big country with a variety of foods, cultures, and climates. But what do we think is the most beautiful city in the country? For us, it’s Guanajuato! Learn a bit about this incredible part of Mexico, what makes it so special, and how you can experience it yourself. In this episode, we sit down with Laura Barrón, our assistant teacher and guide on our Spanish Immersion Retreats to talk about this magnificent city.

075 – Sobre México | About Mexico

075 – Sobre México | About Mexico

Did you know there are almost 70 languages recognized as “National Languages” in the country? But that’s not all, it’s estimated that there are around 364 languages spoken all over Mexico! For our second episode in the series about Spanish-speaking countries, we decided to highlight May’s country and share some valuable and interesting information with you. So, this episode is all about Mexico; Its population, geography, most important cities, money, weather, and much more!

071 – 5 Estafas de Viajes Más Comunes | 5 Most Common Travel Scams

071 – 5 Estafas de Viajes Más Comunes | 5 Most Common Travel Scams

Travel is an exciting opportunity, but it’s not risk-free. Scammers have come up with clever ways to take advantage of unsuspecting visitors abroad. Unfortunately, running into someone who’s looking to take advantage of you is a matter of when, not if. But such a situation doesn’t have to end up with you getting ripped off. In this episode, we explore some of the most common travel scams, and what you can do (and say) to keep you and your money safe.

069 – Sobre Puerto Rico | About Puerto Rico

069 – Sobre Puerto Rico | About Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a fascinating place with a complicated history and unique culture. For whatever reason, it’s not often a topic that’s covered in schools in the U.S… even though it’s a U.S. territory. As part of a new “country overview” series on the podcast, we share a brief rundown of Puerto Rico – a place we’ve called home for the past two and a half years.

061 – Como Planear Viajes Significativos | How to Plan Meaningful Trips

061 – Como Planear Viajes Significativos | How to Plan Meaningful Trips

Jim and May, who have traveled down to a science, share their tips and advice with others who might need a little help planning a big trip!

Sure, we all can agree that the first step is to decide where you want to go, but when do I buy flights? Where do I stay and how do I know what activities to do? And how can I do all this on a budget?

058 – Nómadas Digitales | Digital Nomads

058 – Nómadas Digitales | Digital Nomads

Although some of us are with the times and know that being a digital nomad is completely possible, picking up your living and traveling the world – all while making money on your time, a lot of people don’t have a clue where to start!

This episode is for you guys!

047 – Viajando Durante la Pandemia | Traveling During the Pandemic

047 – Viajando Durante la Pandemia | Traveling During the Pandemic

The world has pretty much been shut down for serious traveling for almost a year due to COVID-19, but at last, there seems to be a light at the end of the tunnel!

Jim and May catch everyone up with their personal experiences traveling during the pandemic and compare what they have witnessed in Mexico, Puerto Rico, and the US.

003 – Pueblos Mágicos de México | Magic Towns of Mexico

003 – Pueblos Mágicos de México | Magic Towns of Mexico

In this episode, Jim and May talk about Mexico’s Pueblos Magicos. What they are, their differences and similarities, some advantages and disadvantages of the Pueblos Magicos Program, and cultural aspects of life in these towns.