Advanced 18: Spanish in the USA
The majority of visitors to Spanish Obsessed come from the USA. We talk about the rise of Spanish in the States! However, we don't have any first hand experience of this, so we would love to our American visitors' (or anyone else with experience in this!) opinions on the rise of Spanish in the land of opportunity!
22 Jun 2014
Advanced 15: Driving
We talk about driving - the differences between driving in Colombia and England (can't be that many...!), what's required to get a driving licence, and our dreams of a road-trip around Colombia in a jeep!
1 Jun 2014
Advanced Spanish 3: Como conquistar a las chicas!
Liz talks to Rob about how to pick up Latin chicas, and how the dating scene in Colombia compares to that of England.
5 Mar 2013
Advanced 21: Mariana La Mexicana
We take a break in our trip to Colombia to bring you a guest podcast, with our friend Mariana, from Puerto de Veracruz, Mexico. Mariana talks with Rob about some of the stereotypes commonly held about Mexico, and how close they are to the truth.This audio gets a little crackly at points - apologies!
8 Dec 2014
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Advanced Spanish 4: Sonia la Cubana!
Meet Sonia, a super cool Cuban who has been living in the UK. She tells us about her life in Cuba, and her experiences living in the UK.
12 Mar 2013
Advanced Spanish 10: Mexican Spanish
Barbara, a Mexican friend, teaches us some Spanish slang only heard in Mexico. Not for the faint hearted!
1 Jul 2013
Advanced Spanish 5: La Rumba!
We welcome a new "invitada" to our podcast - thank you very much Stephie! Stephie talks to Rob about "La Rumba", and how she and her friends celebrate a night out in Bogotá.
19 Mar 2013
Advanced Spanish 6:Alberto
Meet Alberto, Colombian resident of London for nearly 20 years.
4 Apr 2013
Advanced 19: El viaje, part one
After nearly three years, Liz returned to Colombia to see her family. She tells us about the surprises she had lined up for them, as well as her impressions of her home country after being away for so long.
7 Dec 2014
Advanced 17: Colombia's big weekend
Colombia just had a big weekend, with the co-incidence of its first world cup game and the second round of the general elections! Update - Colombia won both that game and the following, unfortunately England crashed out after its first two games...
22 Jun 2014
Advanced Spanish 11: Travel around South America
Meet Margarita, Liz’s cousin who’s visiting us from Colombia! Margarita is very well travelled, and here she gives us her three top tips for places to visit in South America. As you can tell, she’s very enthusiastic, and Liz can hardly get a word in edge-ways!
20 Aug 2013
Advanced 22: Conversación de copas y niñas
Liz takes the time to have a chat with our Mexican friend Mariana about all sorts of girly things – mainly men. What’s the difference between the Latin and European man? This, and more “relationship advice” from two Latinas.
9 Dec 2014
Advanced Spanish 9: Peace in Colombia
We discuss the latest rounds of peace talks between the Farc and the government, and how safe it is around Colombia these days.
16 Jun 2013
Advanced 16: Clarissa
Clarissa talks to us about the situation in Venezuela
6 Jun 2014
Advanced 23: Vanessa de Argentina
We welcome another friend to Spanish Obsessed. Meet Vanessa, who's come to London from Argentina. She talks with Rob about her beloved country, and how she's getting on in her new life in England!
14 Dec 2014