Connor's Solo Adventure in Guadalajara
Connor commandeered the GoPro to amble around the city with. Let's see what he get's into. *Hint*: he likes music and beer.
Learn Spanish Cognates In Guadalajara
We're on to our second destination: Guadalajara! Crossing half the country for just about $40, we met up with our Couchsurfing host, Jessica, and started exploring together. This is the first episode in a series that will introduce you to new Spanish cognate words--or words that are similar in both English and Spanish--through the use of Spanglish in the midst of our adventures. Cognates will be the language theme of Guadalajara before we move into specific parts of speech in future...
How I Learned to Trill the Spanish R
In this brief episode, I explain how I learned to roll my Spanish Rs with the beautiful scenery of the mountains outside of Monterrey in the background. --- Music Song - Qué Pena Artist - Eva Ramírez Santana Album - Dos Caras Origin - Guadalajara, Mexico
Into the Sierra Madre Mountains Oriental
Ernesto gave Connor and I an exhilarating opportunity: To join him and Victor (from Venezuela) for a trip into the mountains outside of Monterrey to visit his ranch, and stay the night. It took us three hours to get there, and we saw some of the most amazing views of our lives while breathing fresh mountain air and getting caught up in homemade mezcal that we bought from an old couple in a town along the way. --- Music: Artist - Voadora Album - Tokio3 Song - "Ranchera" Origin - Spain...
Why You Should Travel to Mexico - Tim Spotlight
Have you ever thought about traveling somewhere in the world--especially Mexico--but held yourself back? Whether it's a fear of the danger, of unfriendly people, or lack of funds, Tim is a world traveler who's been doing it on a budget, and had almost exclusively positive experiences. He's going to dispel some of the myths about travel, and discuss some of the opportunities, as well as highlighting his experiences traveling throughout Mexico. Traveling is truly an adventure, and a worthy...
Parque Fundidora, Paseo Santa Lucía, Tim & Sofi
Join Connor and I as we meet a fellow traveler from the United States named Tim and local Monterreyan Sofi to explore Monterrey, Mexico's gorgeous parque fundidora and waterway on foot, and with a drone. Then we'll go to an underground bar to meet up with another Monterreyan, Cristhian, to have some drinks and laughs and to sing Mexican songs! --- Music: Big shoutout to Monterrey artist, Buba, for providing the music!: Song: "Pásame ese gallo" Album: Consumo Personal Check out more of...
Travel Spanish In Monterrey, Mexico
Learn Spanish as Connor and I meet our couchsurfing(http://couchsurfing.com) host, Ernesto, eat barbacoa, and experiencing the beauty of the gorgeous city of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. YouTube Version: https://youtu.be/OmXLS-NokF4 --- All music was locally sourced by artists from Monterrey, Mexico, so special shoutout & thanks to you guys!: -Vestron Vulture ("Not Leaving Tonight", "Amber" & "Deep Red"): http://vestronvulture.bandcamp.com -Dirty Wolfs ("Stare at Me"):...