Latin America is a cultural concept. It comprises Romance Language-speaking countries, from Panama all the way to the tip of South America. Thus, Spanish, Portuguese and French are the principal languages of communication. This is in itself an indicator that these countries were colonized by Spain, Portugal or France. This provides a rich history replete … Read moreCOLONIAL LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY
Technology has made it possible to enjoy every detail of the past even though you never existed physically. There is no better way to understand the details of the past than to visit a museum near you or in the neighboring city. Physical objects and images of events that existed in the past are preserved … Read moreMuseums: The easiest way to travel back to the past.
THROWBACK The relationship between Europe and Latin America begun far back as the 1500s where Latin America, especially Spain was colonized by Europe. In that time the European nations took advantage of the colonization and used mercantilism to amass wealth from the Latin American nation. Europe’s colonization of Latin America had major effects on the … Read moreConnections after Colonialism: Europe and Latin America in the 1820s