Reasons to learn Spanish on Skype

Learning via Skype is skyrocketing. This is due to a number of reasons. We are in the 21st century, where technology advances are becoming commonplace and the need to have …

Why study a language online?

Unlike other blog entries, this is a personal reflection about our experience teaching Spanish online (via Skype). Since we started with our project, we have come across people reluctant to …

Bullfighting, for or against?

Bullfighting in Spain (in Spanish corridas de toros) has its origins in the Greco-Latin culture, although it wasn’t until the 18th century that this fiesta didn’t become what it is today. …

Spanish cuisine around the world

The name of the Spanish gastronomy in the world is indisputable. Great Spanish cooks have opened their doors to lovers of good food beyond our borders. Spain is one of …

The main varieties of Spanish

Spanish is spoken by more than 500 million people and it is the oficial language in 20 countries. Hence, it is not a uniform language but it has various dialectal varieties.  …