Aero: Alaiza Dominguez – Costa Rica 2015 – Travel

Aero: Alaiza Dominguez – Costa Rica 2015 – Travel … … Traveling was truly a breeze. I really psyched myself out about it but in the end when all was said and done everything went accordingly. None of my belongings were missing except for a pair of shorts I lost in Arenal, airport security didn’t […]

Terra: Doka Estate Coffee Plantation, Costa Rica

The roads to Doka Estate are lined with verdant curtains of coffee plants, with red ripe jewels dangling from the branches. Black shears diffuse the sunlight and shelters one of Costa Rica’s most vital exports. The plantation isn’t located too far off the beaten path, which makes it a large draw for tour groups. However, […]

Spanish Reading Selections: How to Pack for Travel

… A word about reading texts in their original language: This is freaking hard! Yup. Languages can be complicated! Can’t I just use Google translate on this stuff and read it in English? I guess you could… Then why should I read this? Because reading texts like this can accelerate your language learning. So, what […]

Spanish Reading Selections: FLCC Study Abroad Mini-Gallery

… A word about reading texts in their original language: This is freaking hard! Yup. Languages can be complicated! Can’t I just use Google translate on this stuff and read it in English? I guess you could… Then why should I read this? Because reading texts like this can accelerate your language learning. So, what […]

Folium: What Your Luggage Says About You via HomeAway.com

Folium: What Your Luggage Says About You via HomeAway.com So, lately I’ve been pretty serious and most likely rather preachy… So here’s a fun one for everyone! Follow the link to HomeAway.com and check out the infographic! I’ve spent a good deal of time in airports, probably not more than some road warriors, but enough […]

Folium: 11 Reasons to Stop Dreaming and Start Planning Your Round the World Trip via BootsnAll

Folium: 11 Reasons to Stop Dreaming and Start Planning Your Round the World Trip via BootsnAll As always, we provide arguments to the “get the heck out of your bubble and start traveling” mindset. This past week we wrapped up anther unit in Spanish class and again another opportunity arose to show the students TV […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Places – Transportation

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Places – Transportation el vocabulario español: los lugares – el transporte Essential to navigating around a city. Quickly find basic travel hubs and resources. … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study el aeropuerto : airport Puedo tomar un taxi al aeropuerto. I can take a taxi to the airport. […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Travel – Basics

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Travel – Basics el vocabulario español: viajar – los básicos Travel and tourism terms are used in basic navigation. Gain the freedom to explore new places. … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study la aduana : customs La aduana busca material extranjero. Customs looks for foreign material. el […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Travel by Taxi

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Travel by Taxi el vocabulario español: viajar por taxi Travel and tourism terms are used in basic navigation scenarios. Gain the freedom to explore new places. … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study el alto : stop sign El alto es más como una sugerencia. The stop sign is more like […]

Spanish Vocabulary: Travel by Public Transit

… Identify Spanish Vocabulary: Travel by Public Transit el vocabulario español: viajar por tránsito público Travel and tourism terms are used in basic navigation scenarios. Gain the freedom to explore new places. … Connect LEAF Spanish Grammar: Nouns – Basics … Study el autobús : bus El autobús cuesta cien pesos. The bus costs one hundred pesos. el barco […]