Our newest addition in the last week, to Canterbury College is Jose Luis Leyva originating from Columbia. He comes from the capital of Columbia, Bogotá, and is here at the college to study General English for 6 months.
Here is what Jose has to say:
“I like Christchurch very much and after I study english I plan to travel the world”
Lets make him feel welcome by saying hi when he walks past you at the school!
Did you know? . . .
*Colombia has the third largest Spanish-speaking population in the world after Mexico and Spain.
*Colombian pop-singer Shakira is one of the most popular Latin American artists in the world who has won several Grammy awards.
*Over half of the flowers sold in the United States come from Colombia.