Name of podcast: El Canto del Grillo (The Cricket´s Song)
What topics are covered?
This podcast informs about new events, happenings and social events in Spain. It also talks about new music (mostly pop genres) and concerts, new releases and plays. It gives tips on where to go to do what and how to spend a great weekend enjoying the surrounding areas.
Why is it good to listen to?
The podcast is clear and quite enjoyable, with a fresh language and manner of speech. No complicated terms or words, fun and entertaining. Good to all those interested in the Spanish way of life or if someone is planning a trip to Spain.
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How often are the podcasts updated? This podcast is based on a radio show so it is divided into sets, which are updated on a daily basis.
Length of each podcast: Podcasts are 50 to 55 minutes long.
Hosts Eva Cordón and Nacho Albano approach the audience like two friends taking among themselves about all that is happening at the moment, their favorite places to visit, to eat and have a good time. They use clear and simple language, very easy to understand. They also give tips and advice about traveling and visiting Spain. There are also parts of the podcast where they talk about music, what is new and which songs are the best to listen to (in their opinion), where to go if you want to listen to good music and live entertainment and they rate and comment about the best and worst features of this places.
A fun Spanish podcast to listen to, with a fresh approach from two good friends that talk about all the new events, places and music they like (and dislike). They deliver useful information about the surrounding areas in a very easy-to-listen-to Spanish voice, using clear and simple language. Good for the avid travelers or those who are willing to learn about Spain and its people.