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Mucho, Mucha, Muchos, Muchas, Muy and Mucho in Spanish
Don’t know how to use the words muy, muchas, mucho, mucha and so, in Spanish? Learn how to apply them part of your vocabulary here!
How to bargain “regatear” in Spanish like a real Colombian!
To bargain, in Spanish “regatear”, is part of the entrepreneurial spirit of Latin Americans and Colombians, and part of the culture as well! Learn how to!
When Do We Use “Llevar” and “Traer” in Spanish?
Have you felt uncomfortable when you don’t know how to answer”¿para llevar o para comer acá?” This article is for you dear hungry and now confused tourist!
Colombian Customs and Traditions: Why do we Greet so Much?
Welcome to the world of Colombian greetings! If you are here just saying “Hola, ¿cómo estás?” (hello, how are you?), it isn’t enough for us…
La Ñapa: How to Ask for Something Extra in Colombian Spanish
La ñapa is that extra one or extra something you get when you buy something. In Colombia, it’s common to ask for a discount or ñapa in many situations.
My Language Learning Experience At Whee Institute
My Language Learning Experience At Whee Institute by Frederick Holt It was the most unknown of places—yet the most empowering. Initially I arrived with the
The Whee Institute Student Experience
The following is a blog post written by Whee Institute student, Max Baez, chronicling his Whee Institute student experience My Whee Institute Student Experience I’ve
Holiday festivities in Colombia Colombian Christmas is a bit different from the Christmas I became accustomed to in the United States. For Colombians, it is
Valle de Cocora, Colombia
Valle de Cocora Have you heard of the Valle de Cocora in Colombia? It has become a traveler’s favorite due to its amazing greenery and
Ultimate Frisbee in Colombia
Ultimate Frisbee in Colombia On 23 September 2016, one of our students, Thomas, started his first class at Whee Institute. He stayed with us for
The lost city of Colombia – Ciudad Perdida
Discover the Lost City of Cuidad Perdida Have you any of you travelers heard of the lost city of Colombia? The one in Peru, Machu
Packing For Colombia: What To Bring
Packing For Colombia What kind of details do you think about before you go traveling to a country? I asked around, and came up with