Introduction
Get ready to travel! You are going to a Spanish speaking country! You can choose from 21 areas in the world where Spanish is spoken! Pick a country / part of the world and when you return, you will create a travel poster to inform others traveling there, too!

La Tarea
You will discover new information about your selected country as you research 4 of the following topics:

LOCATION AND GEOGRAPHY
MONEY AND EXCHANGE RATES
SURVIVAL PHRASES IN SPANISH
ACTIVITIES AND FUN
LANGUAGES
POPULATION
MAJOR CITIES
GOVERNMENT - NAMES OF IMPORTANT PEOPLE
HISTORY - IMPORTANT EVENTS
POPULAR ARTIST (INCLUDE LINK TO SONG - YOUTUBE)
Find four facts or pieces of information for 4 of the topics listed (except for "Money and Exchange Rates).
Look for pictures that are related to these topics; you will need one picture for each topic.When you return, you will create a travel poster on the country you visited.You will present the travel poster to the class.

Proceso
Step One: Decide which country you want to travel to.
Step Two: Research the suggested topics. Take notes and record your sources!
Step Three: Find pictures, travel hints, and highlights from that country.
Step Four: Follow the guidelines in the evaluation section.
Step Five: Create a travel brochure using the research and pictures.
Step Five: Present your travel poster to the class.

Recursos
Mexico
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/north_america/mexico/index.htm

Guatemala
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/central_america/guatemala/

Honduras
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/central_america/honduras/

El Salvador
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/central_america/el_salvador/

Nicaragua
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/central_america/nicaragua/

Costa Rica
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/central_america/costa_rica/

Panama
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/central_america/panama/

Cuba
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/caribbean/cuba/

Dominican Republic
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/caribbean/dominican_republic/

Puerto Rico
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/caribbean/puerto_rico/

Venezuela
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/venezuela/

Colombia
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/colombia/

Ecuador
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/ecuador_and_the_galapagos_islands/

Peru
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/peru/

Bolivia
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/bolivia/

Paraguay
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/paraguay/

Argentina
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/argentina/

Chile
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/chile_and_easter_island/index.htm

Uruguay
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/south_america/uruguay/


Spain
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http://www.lonelyplanet.com/destinations/europe/spain/

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