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Cafe Lessons, Sunny Days, and Stevie Wonder at Ixchel Spanish School, Antigua Guatemala

Cafe Lessons, Sunny Days, and Stevie Wonder at Ixchel Spanish School, Antigua Guatemala

It was a Tuesday morning and Carmen and I had decided that today, the hard wooden seats of the Ixchel Spanish School just wouldn’t do for our delicate derrieres.  I had been studying hard all week and we decided that we deserved a treat, and what better way to indulge than by visiting one of(…)

Becoming Conversational: Studying Spanish Abroad in Antigua Guatemala

Becoming Conversational: Studying Spanish Abroad in Antigua Guatemala

There is no real secret to learning a foreign language – you just have to practice – but that doesn’t mean you should sit in your room with your face buried in a conjugation book all day. If you really want to practice, you’ve got to get out in the real world, have drinks with(…)