Remnants of the Past

Photo by Austin Gardner from Unsplash English as a language is constantly thought of as having various influences. English words have French, German, Latin, Spanish, and Greek origins, and that is only to name a few. Yet, other languages have that similarity. Spanish for example

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An Icon of France

Photo by Anthony DELANOIX from Unsplash France is correlated with delicious food, beautiful scenery, haute couture, beauty, and the arts. Thousands of visitors flock to this top destination to experience all of those things. I am sure that many who make the trip to

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A Peek Into Raising Multilingual Children

We interviewed a parent who has raised multilingual children, Alejandra Rincón. We get to learn a little bit about what it is like to have children that are learning three languages, Spanish which is native to Alejandra, English which is her second language,

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Día de los Muertos

Photo by Genaro Servín from Pexels Day of the dead, or as known in Spanish Día de los Muertos, is a Mexican holiday that takes place between November 1-2. Oftentimes confused with Halloween, it is not a Mexican version of Halloween. Day of

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A Different Form of Art

By Kimberly Chavez from instagram @latinabaker  In hearing the word artist, the first thought that comes to mind is probably a painter, perhaps even sculptor. Artists are people who are constantly creating. At times they create in the most unconventional sort of ways.

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China’s Forbidden City

Photo by Ling Tang on Unsplash In 1998 Disney came out with a movie called Mulan. It centers around Mulan, a female heroine who saves all of China and the Emperor from foreign invaders. In the movie we can see the Emperor’s grand

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Art is a language, and it has its own expressions.

By Michelle Amaya from Instagram @perlasdepapel Art is something that we start creating from our earliest beginnings. It can start at only a few months old with finger painting using our food, gradually moving up to crayons, markers, pencils, whatever could be found

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The Argentine “Cowboy”

Photo credit: Photo by Luisa E on Unsplash What do we know about Argentina? Most likely first thoughts that come to mind would probably be the dance, tango. There is definitely more to Argentina than tango. The country is located in the most

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Maintaing Old Traditions Alive!

Photo by Christina Adams on Unsplash Peru is a country that is full of culture. Located in South America, it is home to the Ancient city of Machu Picchu. Listed in the Seven Wonders of the World, Machu Picchu is an Incan symbol

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Welcome to the Byte Blog!

Celebrating “El mes de la hispanidad” Hispanic or Latino(a) refers to people who are from Spanish speaking countries or have  ancestry from Spanish speaking countries. Latinos refers mainly to people who are from Latin American countries. National Hispanic Heritage month is celebrated during

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