Blog: Dia de los Muertos Overview and Events – November 2, 2011

Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican National Holiday, and the country’s largest celebration of the year, although it has spread to many cultures, including Latin America and Europe. People prepare for this holiday throughout the year. Today is Day 2, which is when the souls of deceased adults are warmly welcomed home (children arrived at midnight the night before on the “Dia de los Inocentes”).  Family and friends gather together and remember loved ones that have passed.

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Blog: The Origins of Latin Music – September 21, 2011

Hello! How is everyone enjoying these sunny days? I hope music is part of those days! Latin America has such a diverse choice of music, it’s hard to pick from just one. Each region has something different to offer.

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Blog: Mission District Food Tour inspired recipe and pics – September 6th, 2011

Hello everyone! How did everyone spend their Labor Day weekend? After our delicious Mission District Food Tour last week, I thought you might all enjoy some recipes of your own to try!  [Read more...]

Blog: An Overview of the Mission District – August 25, 2011

In honor of our upcoming Mission District Walking Tours this Saturday and Sunday, we thought we’d share a sneak-peak at the history of the Mission.  [Read more...]

Welcome to the Blog: Fiestas, Theme Parties, Mixers & More! – August 2nd, 2011

This is Katherine, in the Marketing group at Conectando Latinos. This weekly blog is meant to provide you some insight as to what’s to come, get your feedback/suggestions, and share fun resources about the Latin culture.

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