Sarita interview for Ixquic Spanish School

Sarita interview for Ixquic Spanish School

Sara Zahradnik one student from Ixquic Spanish School in Antigua Guatemala tell us a few words about how was to study at Ixquic Spanish School. Talking about the fun and how great is the school to learn spanish in Antigua Guatemala. If you want to learn spanish in Antigua Guatemala mail to Ixquic Spanish School at for more information about the spanish classes, our spanish teachers and all the information about our project.

Learn Spanish in Antigua Guatemala – Cultural Interchange

I found this article very fascinating… it is taken from Enjoy it!! Many People from all around the world decide to come to Antigua Guatemala to learn about other cultures and to share their experiences with people from other countries, because Antigua is a place where many different cultures join and find their similarities in order to learn and enjoy the magic of another way of living. Meeri Brandum, a Swedish girl that visited Antigua, decided to come for a while because “Antigua has the best of Guatemala” she says: “I love the mix of modern and antique, the history behind those ruins and getting to know different people […]

Do you need references??

Through the years we have been collecting memories of what  the students think about Ixquic after finished their clases, and proudly we can say that they leave with the feeling it was their other home in Antigua. Maybe here are not all the comments that we have had in all the five years we had been open, but reading that the students have learn a lot here and most of them came without know any word in Spanish, make us feel very happy, and of course we feel great about the team work that beside of have the knowledge, experience and patience, they just love to teach ESPAÑOL!!

Corpus Christi (feast)

The Feast of Corpus Christi (Latin for Body of Christ), also known as Corpus Domini, is a Latin Rite liturgical selemnity clebrating the tradition of belief in the body and blodd of Jesus Christi and his Real Presence in Eucharist.  (Wikipedia) La Antigua Guatemala is a place that keep alive a lot of traditions, most of them are Catholic.  Yesterday was celebrated Corpus Christi and we want to share a video of it.  This day specially reminds me when mom used to dress me as “angel”, I guess that until I turned five.  Also remind me grandma cooking Pepian at the kitchen, and everyone running at home for hang the […]

Being Bilingual

Words are sharp weapons.  They speak  with their letters, but especially, with the use we give them: the way we pronounce them, the gestures that go with them, the context, the objective. They are pure emotion and therefore can sometimes play us a trick. How can we be more cerebral when talking? Easy: you have to learn another language. It is said that being at least bilingual, can “save your life”. A research conducted by the University of Chicago, USA, published in the Psychological Science journal, found out that people who speak a second language make better decisions.  It turns out that  when addressing a situation with a foreign language […]

Guatemala among the 10 happiest countries in the world

Study was revealed by The New Econimics Foundation (NEF) Web writing Photo: File elPeriódico After being released the third edition of the Happy Planet Index conducted by The New Economics Foundation (NEF), Guatemala was ranked among the top ten happiest countries in the world, a ranking which classifies every two years the level of happiness in the countries. Costa Rica ranked first for the second consecutive time in the global list, followed by Vietnam and Colombia, surpassing happiness to the United States, China and Spain. El Salvador, Panama, Nicaragua, Venezuela and Guatemala, among the top ten of the 151 countries analyzed. Meanwhile, Argentina is ranked No. 17, Chile is 19, […]