143 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.

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    • 4.8 • 52 Ratings

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.

    The Mystery of the Itata - Las secuelas (The Aftermath)

    The Mystery of the Itata - Las secuelas (The Aftermath)

    Following the sinking of the Vapor Itata, Jorge X and others make it to a beach near the coastal village of Los Choros.
    A transcript of this episode is available at http://bit.ly/3JSFj6X.

    • 19 min
    The Mystery of the Itata - El naufragio (The Shipwreck)

    The Mystery of the Itata - El naufragio (The Shipwreck)

    As a violent storm descends on the Vapor Itata, Jorge X realizes he and his fellow passengers are in great danger.
    A transcript of this episode is available at http://bit.ly/3Hc5lyK.

    • 21 min
    The Mystery of the Itata - El engaño (The Deception)

    The Mystery of the Itata - El engaño (The Deception)

    In this episode we’ll travel back to Chile in 1922 to witness the Vapor Itata’s last voyage. There, we’ll follow Jorge X, a journalist who was heading north to cover a story that would expose the injustices in his country. But all the while, a bigger story was unfolding…right aboard the ship.
    A transcript of this episode is available at http://bit.ly/3H1eryb.

    • 25 min
    The Mystery of the Itata - El libro perdido (The Lost Book)

    The Mystery of the Itata - El libro perdido (The Lost Book)

    Ricardo Bordones, a Chilean sociologist, discovers that a century ago, a ship sank off the coast of his country, taking over 500 lives with it. When Ricardo starts to investigate the shipwreck, he realizes that almost no one knows about it. So, together with his longtime friend and marine biologist, Carlos Cortés, Ricardo decides to embark on the adventure of a lifetime, to find the Vapor Itata and honor its memory.
    A transcript of this episode is available at https://bit.ly/3GApWwB.

    • 27 min
    Season 17 Trailer

    Season 17 Trailer

    The Duolingo Spanish Podcast is back with a special season on Jan 12. Listen to the trailer now!

    • 1 min
    Mexico City - A comer…¡tacos!

    Mexico City - A comer…¡tacos!

    In Mexico City, tacos run the gamut, from late night snack to haute cuisine. As a chef and food tour guide, Yimnah Rosas has tried them all and uses this iconic street food to reveal a deeper side of Mexican culture.
    A transcript of this episode is available at https://bit.ly/3TbVs8Y.

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
52 Ratings

52 Ratings

Anya313131 ,

Duo Spanish

I love this podcast! And the same allows me to practice my Spanish and English as well as spreading my mind in terms of knowledge. Thank you and keep it up ❤️

mynameisviki ,

Best podcast ever for learning spanish and english together

This is the best podcast I've ever heard. It's dinamic, interesting and nice to hear the sounds and the music! I love it soooo much!!

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