Podcast on Latin America

A linguistic and cultural trip

Course description

These Podcast on Latin America - online Spanish course contain interesting information about the Spanish speaking countries of Spanish America, to give you an insight into the language and culture in Spanish America. Native speakers of each Spanish American country – with the corresponding accent and dialect – hold interesting conversations with a Spanish person about their country. There is a podcast for every Spanish-speaking Latin American country.

These podcasts are indispensable for all those who want to travel to one of the 19 countries in Spanish America in the near future. The podcasts consist of conversations between Diana (a native Spanish speaker from Spain) and a native speaker of the respective Spanish American country. The conversations examine useful topics for travellers (such as climate, population, cuisine, culture, places to visit, holidays, legends, etc.) as well as particular linguistic aspects of the country (the pronunciation and meaning of expressions and typical idioms).

Each podcast consists of an approximately 22-Minute-long dialogue, its respective translation, vocabulary explanations of difficult words and lots of interactive exercises.

Recommended level
B2. The following placement test will allow you to evaluate your existing level of Spanish online.

Spanish placement test

Course content

Costa Rica
Dominican Republic
El Salvador
Puerto Rico

Lessons content

All podcasts have a transcript (a written version of the audio). This allows you to listen and read at the same time.

A variety of exercises focusing on grammar and vocabulary and exercises focusing on listening and reading skills. With our Vocabulary Trainer, you can practice and improve your vocabulary from the course on your smartphone or tablet. 

A glossary containing the most relevant words and phrases from the lesson.

Audio & Videos
Listening comprehension using audio and video to practice your listening skills for travelling abroad with Spanish and Latin American speakers.

Course goals

Upon successful completion of this course you will acquire a general awareness of the sociocultural aspects and the linguistic peculiarities of each of the Spanish American countries. At the same time, you will be able to develop your listening and reading comprehension and to extend your vocabulary whilst refreshing your grammar.

The all in one solution

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For self-study: Grammar, Professional, Vocabulary & Travel.

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Learning resources

Vocabulary Trainer, Verb Conjugator, Online Translator, etc.

Learning resources

Live Tutor

Advice and technical support during your course.

Live Tutor


Receive an internationally recognized certificate (CEFR).