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Swiper No Swiping!

Vámanos! Every day, the world’s most beloved explorer, Dora, takes preschoolers on interactive adventures in an imaginative, tropical world filled with jungles, beaches and rainforests. Dora is proudly bilingual and uses her knowledge of English and Spanish to communicate with her friends, overcome obstacles and reach her goals.

• Eric and Chris and Valerie •

What’s in a name? A lot, according to Chris, Valerie and Eric. The inspiration for Dora Marquez’s first name was exploradora, the Spanish feminine word for explorer. The trio took her last name from Nobel Prize winning author Gabriel García Márquez.

meet the creators
The voice of Dora
Has been 3 different people over the course of the 15 years on the air.
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Original Run

08/14/00 - 01/15, 200 Episodes

Come on vámonos, everybody let's go!
- Dora