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I’m a lecturer in Latin American History, Politics and basic Spanish, and a mother to three little boys. At Over The Andes, I share my passion for cultural appreciation, especially my love for Latin American culture. You’ll find posts on books, culture, education, travel, food, etc. all related to Latin America. Subscribe and join us to explore this fascinating region together.

Día de los Reyes Magos and El Rosco

This day marks the official end of the Christmas season and the beginning of Epiphany, which celebrates the Three Wise Men (The Three Kings/ The Three Magi) who followed the star to Bethlehem. On this day, they arrived bearing their gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh for the baby Jesus.

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National Punctuation Day – And the use of special characters in Spanish

On September 24th, where I’m from, we have a public holiday. Okay, it’s not actually a National Punctuation Day holiday! In Trinidad and Tobago, we celebrate our Republic Day on September 24th. However, when looking at what…

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