Sobremesa is more than a language lesson, it is a collection of moving stories about the many different worlds of Spanish speakers, presented to you through sometimes light-hearted and sometimes deeply emotional conversations. Level up your Spanish skills while learning about our guests’ life stories, their customs and their traditions.
Valentine's Day Special
Today's episode is a special edition of Sobremesa, all about romance and relationships. We'll join Matilde and her guests for a real sobremesa and listen as Angela, Jesus, and Anastasia discuss love and relationships at this most romantic time of year.
To watch the filmed sobremesa, head to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojPxv6nRWgw&feature=youtu.be
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Fun and Festivals in Jerez
Fancy a bit of Flamenco? Or perhaps sampling some Sherry is more to your taste? In today's episode, we're joined by Miguel, who's from the southern Spanish town of Jerez de la Frontera. He gives us the lowdown on which local festivals happen during different times of the year.
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Wine and Vineyards in Chile
Who doesn’t love a glass of good Chilean wine? In today's episode, we pop a bottle (not literally!) with Catalina Luer, Head of Lab at a premium vineyard in Chile. We'll learn more about the magic of wine production, and what Catalina loves most about the heady drink.
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Migrants and Borders in Tijuana
In today's episode, we go to Tijuana in Mexico to hear from journalist Mariana Martinez. She'll take us into the heart of a caravan of migrants headed to Tijuana from Central America. We'll learn about their perilous journey, understand why they're seeking asylum, and discover what is waiting for them on their arrival.
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The Sieges of Zaragoza
Today, we travel back in time with two history lovers, Miguel and Elisa. They'll tell us about Zaragoza, known for being the only city that didn’t surrender to Napoleon’s invasions in the 19th century. We’ll discover how Zaragoza resisted two sieges and kept Europe’s best cavalry at bay for months on end, thanks to the tenacity of its people.
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Sobremesa is back!
Season 2 of Sobremesa lands on January 16. Join host Matilde on a journey to a different part of the Spanish-speaking world every week. Discover different cultures and improve your Spanish with a special guest each episode. Recorded in a mix of Spanish and English, Sobremesa isn’t a language lesson – it’s an adventure.
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