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Duolingo Spanish Podcast

Duolingo Spanish Podcast

Duolingo Spanish Podcast

98 podcast episodes


True stories for English speakers learning Spanish. From the makers of Duolingo, the most popular language-learning app, comes a new podcast that delivers fascinating real-life stories in easy-to-understand Spanish with English narration. These are not language lessons; they’re life lessons through language. Hosted by Martina Castro, co-founder of NPR’s Radio Ambulante.

Episodes1 - 10 of 98 episodes


Los lowriders de hoy (Lowriders of Today)

Marisa Rosales loved cars as a kid. But it wasn’t until she discovered lowriders as a y...

26 minutes
Jun 17, 2021

El toreo de hoy (Bullfighting of Today)

Juan Pablo grew up fascinated with bullfighting, a tradition in his home country of Spa...

24 minutes
Jun 10, 2021

El tango de hoy (Tango of Today)

Tango is Argentina’s most iconic cultural tradition. But for a hundred years, tangos ha...

25 minutes
Jun 03, 2021

El mate de hoy (Mate of Today)

Uruguay consumes more mate than any other country in the world. But for a hundred years...

22 minutes
May 27, 2021

Las cholitas de hoy (Cholitas of Today)

A group of indigenous women from Bolivia go to great heights to show the world that mou...

21 minutes
May 20, 2021

La música andina de hoy (Andean Music of Today)

After years of studying classical music overseas, a Peruvian composer returns home and ...

24 minutes
May 13, 2021

El chocolate de hoy (Chocolate of Today)

Cacao was once a cash crop for Costa Rica — until a fungus in the 1970’s wiped out over...

24 minutes
May 06, 2021

La lucha libre de hoy (Lucha Libre of Today)

Growing up, José Luis Hernández disliked lucha libre, the famous style of Mexican profe...

24 minutes
Apr 29, 2021

Trailer Season 11

The Duolingo Spanish Podcast is back with new episodes on April 29. Listen to the trail...

2 minutes
Apr 22, 2021

Extrañamente idénticas (Strangely Identical)

When a family friend told Dolores Fernández that she’d seen her on television, Dolores ...

25 minutes
Mar 11, 2021