8 Reasons Panama Is the Best Country for Learning Spanish
Locals are patient with language learners
Not every country is known for being patient with new speakers. For example, the locals in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil are notorious for getting downright rude with beginners; pretending not to understand when even the slightest mispronunciation is uttered. This hostile behavior happens in other cities throughout South America, especially when a misunderstanding can be to a vendor’s advantage.
Panama couldn’t be more opposite. When you tell anyone that you’re learning Spanish, they’ll be thrilled for you and happy to help you out. You’ll have great conversations with everyone, from cab drivers to waiters to new friends on the street.