Classes in the morning and then …

Great to see overseas visitiors enjoying Uruguay so much. Besides Spanish lessons some of the students have chosen different activities around town. A couple hours in class in the morning and then ready to tour around town or take some surfing lessons at Los Botes beach. Some students prefer renting Read more +

this is the end of 2013

Coming to the end of this year I would like to thank everyone who visited La Paloma and took classes at Spanish in Uruguay. It was indeed a great year and personally I'm enjoying a wonderful moment along with Valentina with our newborn baby Salvador. Hope this 2014 brings more nice moments to this Read more +

Surf Spots in La Paloma

The SW Atlantic it s a highly productive area where major fisheries take place. It also receives swells from southern latitudes mainly from March through December. The continental shelf varies from one of the most spread in South Argentina to a very narrow one in the coast of Brazil. Uruguay in the Read more +

Summer in Uruguay

Summer is coming and the coast of Uruguay hosts thousands of tourists from all parts of the world. Traditionally Uruguay has been a resting destination for Argentinean since the early 1950´s. Punta del Este is sometimes ironically called “an Argentinean colony in Uruguay”. Famous characters from Read more +

Sand dunes restoration in La Paloma

Beach erotion and loss of coastal area due to increased urbanization and construction is a common issue all around the globe. La Paloma is trying to restore  or at least rebuild the dunes that protect the coastline along town. The local government and other NGOs are making good work every summer Read more +

La Paloma, “hogar dulce hogar”

De regreso en La Paloma me encuentro otra vez con mi familia, mis amigos y el instituto. El invierno terminó pero aún los días no son de verano. Las ballenas están de visita en la playa. El olor del Atlántico es incomparable. Un poco más frío que el Pacífico mexicano pero con la intensidad de Read more +

Back in Mexico

Estos 4 meses del 2010 sentí deseos de regresar a donde esta aventura de las clases de español empezó, a Puerto Escondido. Acá regresé para reencontrarme después de 5 años con viejos amigos, colegas y las olas de Zicatela!! Agradezco a Brian del Instituto de Lenguajes Puerto Escondido por confiar Read more +