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Bogotá - Fotógrafo José Segundo Quinche Pérez View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Colombian artist Jose Segundo Quinche Perez tells us how he got his start in photography and what motivates him when capturing images.

Guillermina y Candelario - Un regalo de Estrellas View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

While looking for a gift for their Grandma, Guillermina and Candelario encounter a starfish and contemplate its origins.

Silvina - Una entrevista con la artista

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Argentina

Argentine artist, Silvina, explains to us how opening ourselves up to new cultures and expressing ourselves through art can generate profound changes in our physical and spiritual health.

Otavalo - Jorge, creador de atrapasueños View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Ecuador

Dreamcatchers are a type of talisman that are thought to ward off bad energy while retaining the good. Jorge Musuña, who makes them for a living in Otavalo, Ecuador, talks to us about their many sizes and varieties and their process of creation.

Guillermina y Candelario - Nuestro Amigo Pinguino View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Guillermina and Candelario befriend Martin, a kind and interesting penguin, and teach their grandfather all about him.

Historia mexicana - Cultura y la unión de dos mundos

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Mexico

With the Spaniards' arrival to Tenochtitlán, Mexican culture as we know it began to emerge with their racial, cultural and spiritual merging with the diverse pre-Hispanic inhabitants of those lands. The Concheros dances about which native Mexican, Alfredo Martinez, speaks to us, are just one representation of this fusion.

Días festivos - Hanukkah View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Argentina

Rabbi Shloime offers us some insight into the origins and significance of the Hanukkah tradition.

Días festivos - Novenas de Navidad View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Many Latin American countries celebrate the Novena of Aguinaldos, a nine-day, Catholic-based holiday that includes music, food and prayer. Grace Pinzon, a Colombian woman living in Florida, shares with us how the novena is celebrated there.

Chus recita poemas - Antonio Machado View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Chus shares two delightful poems by Antonio Machado, one of the authors from Spain's Generation of Ninety-Eight, a group of writers and philosophers who were prolific during the Spanish-American War.

Guillermina y Candelario - Mi Amiga la Sirena View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Guillermina makes an extraordinary discovery at the beach and shares all the "mythical" details with Candelario and her grandfather.

Chus recita poemas - Neruda y Pizarnik View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Spain

Chus shares with us some poetry by two of her favorite writers, revered Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda, and Argentinean poetess, Alejandra Pizarnik.

Guillermina y Candelario - Los Chorlitos View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

An extraordinary discovery transforms a regular soccer match into a new and exciting adventure for Guillermina and Candelario.

Carlos y Cyndy - La pronunciación en Colombia y Argentina View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Argentina, Colombia

Carlos and Cyndy teach us to identify the difference in the manner in which the "double l" and "y" letters are pronounced in Colombia versus Argentina, with several examples.

Bucaramanga, Colombia - Pintor callejero

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Talented street artist and portrait painter, Carlos, from Bucaramanga Colombia, talks to us about his process and passion for his work.

Guillermina y Candelario - La Señora Pulpo View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

In this episode, Gillermina becomes friends with a lady octopus while playing hide and seek with Candelario and learns a lot!

Saraguro - Tienda "Colors"

Difficulty: difficulty - Advanced Advanced

Ecuador

Manuel Quispe, owner of the indigenous clothing shop, Colors, in Saraguro, Ecuador, explains to us about some of the items they sell, particularly their handcrafted traditional necklaces.

Guillermina y Candelario - La Lleva View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

While playing on the beach, Guillermina and Candelario discover some interesting figures in the clouds and manage to ascend to play tag with them.

Carlos y Cyndy - Uso del Voseo en Argentina View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Argentina, Colombia

Rather than using the second person informal pronoun "tú," the "voseo," or use of the word "vos," is more commonly employed in Argentina and other countries to address someone as "you." Through examples, Carlos and Cyndy demonstrate how the same ideas would be expressed using each of these pronouns.

Guillermina y Candelario - La Ciudad de los Cangrejos View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

During their visit to the City of Crabs, Guillermina and Candelario encounter both the ghost and fiddler crabs- and take a lot of pictures along the way!

Bogotá - Chorro de Quevedo View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Located in the popular La Candelaria neighborhood, the Chorro de Quevedo Plaza is one of Bogota, Colombia's most renowned tourist attractions and according to one theory, the site of the founding of the city itself. Tourists and locals alike flock there for both its historic and current significance, many hoping to try the famous "chicha," an indigenous fermented corn drink.

Guillermina y Candelario - La Casa de Muñecas View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

When the doll house that Guillermina is building gets swept away by a wave, Mister Snail offers his expertise to help build a new one.

Luis Miguel - La Bikina View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Mexico

Luis Miguel performs his famous tune, "La Bikina," which refers to a tormented woman. Composed by Ruben Fuentes, some say he coined the term after seeing women in bikinis during a walk on the beach, while others claim it was inspired by a legend during the times of the Cristeros in Jalisco, Mexico.

Cleer - Entrevista a Giluancar View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia, Venezuela

Learn vocabulary helpful for meeting new people and even inviting them out in Cleer's casual interview with Giluancar, a Venezuelan who has recently arrived in Germany.

Guillermina y Candelario - El Viejo Faro View Series

Difficulty: difficulty - Beginner Beginner

Colombia

Guillermina and Candelario go to play at the lighthouse- and learn a lot in the process!

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