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Guide to Popular Mexican Food

21 Jun
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Guide to Popular Mexican Food
Monday June 21, 2021 - Posted by admin

If you’re visiting Mexico with a Spanish immersion program abroad – or otherwise – look out for these popular Mexican dishes to get a real taste of Mexican cuisine. In this article, we show you our pick of the top must-try popular Mexican food, including tacos, tortillas, guacamole, chilies,corn and so much more! Read our Guide to Popular Mexican Food.

More about Mexican Cuisine

First things first. Let us tell you about more about the amazing Mexican Cuisine.
Chances are you have had many opportunities to try “Mexican” food without ever having stepped foot in the country itself!
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Mexican Drinks You Want to Know and Try

17 May
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Mexican Drinks You Want to Know and Try
Monday May 17, 2021 - Posted by admin

Mexican drinks and Mexican cocktails are among the most popular in the world. So is the Mexican cuisine: many articles have been written about amazing Mexican food and Mexican dishes. Mexican beverages are colorful and varied – as the Mexican culture and the country itself 🙂 Check out this guide for the Best Mexican drinks to prepare for a Spanish Immersion Course in Mexico. Mexican Drinks You Want to Know and Try

No doubts you have heard about Tequila and Margarita. Tequila is the number one liquor of Mexico. Just like champagne, tequila it comes from one specific region: the Mexican state of Jalisco and, more specific, the city Tequila. Tequila is distilled from the sugars of the blue agave plant. You drink tequila with salt and lime or mixed in a cocktail. The most popular cocktail is the before-mentioned Margarita: a combination of tequila, triple sec and lime juice, with salt on the rim of the glass. A margarita on the rocks is probably Mexico’s most emblematic drink.

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Most Important Festivals in Latin America

03 Mar
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Most Important Festivals in Latin America
Tuesday March 03, 2020 - Posted by SSLA Team

Latin America offers the most colorful, lavish, unique and artistic festivals in the entire world. Take a look at our top choices below for festivals in Peru, Colombia, Bolivia, Argentina, Chile, Mexico and Panama – all great destinations for a Spanish immersion course.

Spanish immersion programs allow you to get a better sense of the cultural context and learn tips, tricks and conversational skills in Spanish to help you navigate and get by. There are hundreds of Spanish courses to choose from within Latin America. Take a look at some of the Spanish courses and Spanish immersion programs. Study Spanish while you celebrate with the locals and check out this overview of the Most Important Festivals in Latin America. (more…)