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by Michael Yeates

 
 
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by Chloe Harrison
 
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by Katie Uniacke

Mole Diaries

 
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The Mole Diaries: Santiago de Chile

by Chloe Harrison
 
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Questions about Latin America

Q

Accomodation in Córdoba, Argentina?

Argentina

Hi there,We're sure you're sorted by now, but please do check out our Argentina Mole Diaries if you need any more tips! There's loads of advice on accommodation.The TYA Team

Q

BC Language Assistant in either Argentina or Chile?

Argentina

Well, Castellano is a variant of Spanish. It's sort of as if you were saying that American English is more difficult to learn than British English. So you're comparing the same language. The same gra...

Q

What are the best ways to find cheap flights?

Travel

I would look up the usual online sites:ExpediaOpodoCheapflights.com...and remember that you might get some extra money off by booking direct from the airline once you've found it on one of those sites...

Q

Which countries are safest in Latin America?

Latin America

Hello,I'm not sure I would necessarily rank Latin American countries as simply as that because, inevitably, they range city to city and area to area, much like the UK. King's has had students going on...

Q

Can anyone recommend a good organisation to volunteer with in South America...

Spanish

I spent three months in Peru with Volunteach Peru. It's a really good family run organisation who set you up teaching English in a school and living with a peruvian family whose children go to the sch...

Q

I am currently studying Spanish; where can I go for my year abroad?

Frankfurt

The most obvious answer to this question - for somewhere Spanish-speaking, relatively safe and inexpensive - is Spain! It may seem a bit dull compared to Latin America, but Spain itself is so diverse...

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