Is Spanish the Most Popular Language Spoken in South America? | Fun Facts About Latin America (11)

Fun Facts about Latin America continues today with what might sound like a trick question. Is Spanish really the most popularly spoken language in South America? I know, I know, you want to shout at me, “Of course it is!” Out of 422 million people in South America, 210 million speak Spanish and 206 million […]

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10 Facts About The Andes and Amazon of South America|

Andes-Amazon Facts

Check out these awesome facts about South America’s Andes mountains and the Amazon. There’s also a great project included to help young learners discover more about the geographical features of the continent. The Andes Mountains make up the longest mountain range in the world. Running from north to south, the range creates a mountainous spine along the western […]

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Review of Eva Luna by Isabel Allende

Meet New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende’s most enchanting creation, Eva Luna: a lover, a writer, a revolutionary, and above all a storyteller. Eva Luna is the daughter of a professor’s assistant and a snake-bitten gardener—born poor, orphaned at an early age, and working as a servant. Eva is a naturally gifted and imaginative storyteller who […]

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FUN FACTS ABOUT LATIN AMERICA (7)

  El ecuador: The equator The equator runs right through the country of Ecuador.  To celebrate this circumstance of nature, the Ciudad Mitad del Mundo monument was built on the location where the equator supposedly lies.  Read more about the monument, and the place where you can stand in two hemispheres at the same time, by clicking […]

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