Here's a quick guide to some common Spanish slang that I noticed was used in Cuba during my month there! If you don't speak Spanish yet, check out these reasons why you should. If you do, that's awesome, and I hope this quick guide will help you on your trip to Cuba!
There are about a million reasons to learn a second language--it's a resume builder, it improves your understanding of your own language and linguistics, you can look at things through the lens of another culture or perspective, etc.--but I think it's best summed up in one of my favorite quotes. There's a French proverb that says "a man who knows two languages is worth two men". This article is not about why you should learn a second language, however. It's about why, if you want to be a world traveler, Spanish would be a good choice for your next language! Check out the eight main reasons below.