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Living in a Foodie’s Paradise! 4 Tips for Ordering the Best Food in Spanish

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Your high school Spanish teacher did a great job of teaching you those oh-so-important survival phrases like “¿Dónde está el baño?” (Where’s the bathroom?).

She also made sure you had critical words like “por favor” (please) and “gracias” (thank you) …

Spice Up Your Daily Routine with Some Simple Spanish Tweaks

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You imagine yourself in your favorite Spanish-speaking country.

You’re casually exchanging witty remarks with the locals.

You’re strolling confidently to the mercado (market) where you’ll be surrounded by the Spanish language at every stall.

You can’t help but think that …

The Nifty, Slightly Nutty Guide to Spanish Mnemonics

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Do you use Never Eat Soggy Waffles to remember the cardinal directions?

Or perhaps you’re like me, and make an L shape with your hands to remember which one is the left one?

As you may already know, these little …

Learn How to Speak Spanish Fast: 5 Essential Study Methods

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You’re a speed demon.

You like life in the fast lane.

You drive the slickest sports cars.

You only eat instant pudding.

So naturally, when you decided you wanted to learn Spanish, you wanted to learn it fast.

When …

Help Others and Learn Spanish: 5 Places to Volunteer in Latin America

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Do you want to learn to speak Spanish?

And do you have a heart for positively impacting the world?

Then why not combine two passions? Learn the language while volunteering!

It’s a natural progression, really. Think about it: You’re in …

How to Learn Spanish on Vacation: 8 Tips to Go from Tourist to Traveler

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Whether you want to soak up the rays on a Mexican beach, run with the bulls in Spain, climb Machu Picchu in Peru or chill with penguins in southern Argentina, one thing is abundantly clear.

Many of …

Want to Travel and Learn Spanish? Here’s Your Guide to 10 Exciting Options

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You know that exciting feeling of possibility that comes with a new passport?

All those blank pages ready to be filled with adventures…

Well, get ready to harness that feeling if you want to take your Spanish skills to the …