Spanish Lessons

Academia de Español Continental is a dynamic and young Spanish language school. We strongly believe in personal attention for our students to maximize results. Our method of teaching is therefore One-on-One. In this way our teachers completely meet the students´s wishes and needs. Lessons are focused on all language skills, from understanding, speaking, reading and […]

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The Palm Sunday

The palm leaves (palma real or manaca –Orbygnia cohune) are collected in Escuintla, Suchitepequez, and Quetzaltenango and delivered to the vendors, generally women from San Juan Sacatepequez. These industrious women make the arrangements bunches-like adding some purple estaticias (Limonium sp.), red carnations, corozo (Corozo oleifera)flowers, and some other elements like the wheat spikelets carried by the […]

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The Views

Whether you’re driving down the highway or lounging at Zoola’s pool on Lake Atitlan Guatemala has no shortage of striking natural views. My favorite view was from the treehouse of the above-mentioned Earth Lodge, where from my comfortable bed and private patio hammock I enjoyed clear aerial views of Ciudad Viejo, Hocatanengo Village, and the volcanoes of Agua, […]

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Processions

Continental Spanish Academy want to open doors and try that  a lot of people can see a little of our traditions of Holy Week in Antigua Guatemala. The most awaited events during Lent and Holy Week are the processions that weave their way on the streets of Antigua.  Each procession is made up of a […]

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