Travel documentaries Netflix

Bitten by the travel bug? Try these Netflix documentaries about travel to pacify your wanderlust between trips from the comfort of your couch.

El Panecillo, Quito. Ecuador has many excellent Spanish schools.

Want to study Spanish abroad? Check out these tips for choosing the best Spanish school. Includes recommendations for locations and aspects like teaching philosophy, school size, student demographic, and accommodation options.

Spanish films on Netflix

Best Spanish movies on Netflix in 2018 to learn Spanish. If you are an intermediate or advanced learner, I recommend watching with Spanish subtitles as studies show it enhances language learning.

In fall 2017 I spent four weeks in Mexico exploring Mexico City, Puebla, and the state of Veracruz.

Interested in studying Spanish in Puebla, Mexico? Check out my review of Livit, an excellent small school that provides Spanish immersion courses in the gorgeous colonial city of Puebla.

Tiny Tlaxcala, the capital of Mexico’s smallest state, is often overlooked by travelers, but its relaxed colonial charms make it well worth a visit. Tlaxcala City is an easy day trip from Puebla. You can also visit from Mexico City, but the bus ride is closer to two hours one way.

Want to learn Mexican Spanish? Check out this list of top Mexican comedians on Netflix streaming. Watching comedy is a great way to practice Spanish since it’s full of colloquial expressions and pop culture references.

Best books about Mexico by Expats

Interested in reading some of the best books about Mexico? Check out this list of fiction and nonfiction books on Mexico written by expat authors.

Planning a trip to the Baltic states? In summer 2017 I spent three weeks exploring Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia. Check out my Baltic countries itinerary and trip report.

Want to learn Mexican Spanish? Follow these entertaining Facebook pages to practice Mexican Spanish online for free while keeping up with contemporary culture in Mexico.