Duolingo Spanish Podcast

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.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 21m. Bisher sind 154 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 4 hours 1 minute


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Trailer Season 8

The Duolingo Spanish Podcast is back with new episodes starting  July 2, 2020. Listen to the trailer now!


 2020-06-25  2m

episode 1: Libros tras las rejas (Books Behind Bars)

Growing up in a house without books, Ana Sicilia always dreamed of having her own library. Years later, after teaching a writing workshop in a nearby prison, her dream would come true — just not in the way she'd imagined. A transcript of this...


 2020-07-02  22m

episode 2: Un exiliado en Rusia (An Exile in Russia)

In 1973, 16-year-old Víctor Yáñez travels from his home in Chile to the former USSR to study agriculture. But when a military coup strikes at home, he's stranded in Communist Russia…for the rest of his life. A transcript of this episode is...


 2020-07-09  23m

episode 3: El arte del café (The Art of Coffee)

Alejandro Méndez's new boss, café-owner Federico Bolanos, is obsessed with one thing: training Alejandro to compete in the world's toughest barista competition. But can a country like El Salvador hold its own against prevailing champions like...


 2020-07-16  23m

episode 4: Las mamás del río Amazonas (Mothers of the Amazon River)

Dr. Magaly Blas trades the security of a city hospital job for a post in the Amazon, where she serves pregnant women who don't have access to modern healthcare. But when Magaly discovers that she, too, is pregnant, her work takes on a whole new level...


 2020-07-23  22m

episode 5: Rap originario (Indigenous Rap)

A young Mexican man discovers that he can use rap as a tool to help save his native language. But can he convince a new generation to love this new form of rap, too? A transcript of this episode is available at podcast.duolingo.com.


 2020-07-30  23m

episode 6: Un tesoro internacional (International Treasure)

There are two places Teresa Valcarce calls home: Spain and the United States. But after discovering that one of her countries never fulfilled a centuries-old promise to the other, Teresa sets out on a mission to track down a missing portrait, and...


 2020-08-06  20m

episode 7: La abuela superstar (Grandma Superstar)

Irma Silva was born on a ranch, married young, and raised a large family — the traditional life of a rural Mexican woman. At 80 she thought that was it for her…until her grandson made an offer she couldn't refuse, and invited her to be the lead...


 2020-08-13  21m

episode 8: Una rana llamada Romeo (A Frog Named Romeo)

A Bolivian biologist studies a lone frog named Romeo,, who's in danger of extinction — until she makes him a dating profile and starts an international fundraising campaign to find his Juliet and save the species. A transcript of this episode is...


 2020-08-20  24m
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