Books, Music, and Movies

Books, music, and movies are a wonderful way to extend your vacation experience once you're home, or to learn more about it before you go.  These are examples.

Movies

Institution

Cold Water of the Sea

The Coffee Dance

1492: Conquest of Paradise

Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams
The Blue Butterfly

Carnival in Costa Rica

 

Books/Authors

The Cloud Forest: A Chronicle of the South American Wilderness
by Peter Matthiessen,

Stories from Latin America : Historias de Latinoamerica

Stories presented in both English and Spanish on facing pages.

by Genevieve Barlow

Assault on Paradise: A Novel

by Tatiana Lobo, Asa Zatz (Translator)

Gabriel García Márquez

Jorge Amado

Pablo Neruda

Isabel Allende

 

Music

Walter Florester Flores

Luis Montalbert-Smith

Salsa, Merengue, Marcado