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Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaires 2.09 | Köstliche Gerichte aus der Region

It’s the penultimate episode of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries Season 2! As the ship docks in Melk, a small Austrian town on the Danube, Karl and Birgit marvel at the Melk monastery after a relaxing breakfast before tucking into goulash later in the day. Back onboard, plans are all in place and Karl

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.09 | Entrada en Chile

In the penultimate episode of the series, Ainhoa, Luisa and Esteban arrive in Chile and make the most of the last few days of their trip visiting the coastal city of La Serena, tasting local specialities and visiting the peaceful Japanese Gardens. Discover what the city has to offer through Ainhoa’s diary entry and find out

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.08 | Ein Ruhetag in der Dreiflüssestadt

Welcome back to another episode of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries Season 2! This time, we’re in Passau on the German-Austrian border – a romantic city on the Danube – surrounded by green hills and colourful houses. Karl manages to hide his nerves as well as a secret purchase while he and Birgit enjoy

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.08 | Sucre: la ciudad blanca

In Episode 8 of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries Season 2, we’re in Sucre, the constitutional capital of Bolivia, also known as La ciudad blanca for its white buildings. Join Coffee Break Spanish hosts Mark and Marina as they explain some of the language used in this episode, including the useful phrases contar con

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.07 | Ein Regentag in Regensburg

In this episode, Regensburg lives up to its name weather wise but the rain doesn’t stop Karl and Birgit from making the most of their day trip as they explore museums and churches before heading to the magnificent Thurn und Taxis Castle. Karl finally shares details of his big surprise – Das Geheimnis ist gelüftet!

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.07 | Comida en Cochabamba

Ainhoa, Luisa and Esteban have arrived in Cochabamba, the gastronomic capital of Bolivia! The trio are kept busy with lots of sightseeing as they visit the Plaza 14 de Septiembre and the Paseo de la Independencia. Join Mark and Marina as they discuss the language featured in this episode and listen out for the use

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.06 | Von der Kaiserburg sieht man die ganze Stadt!

It’s time to discover a brand new city in Episode 6 of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries, Season 2. This time, we’re joining Karl and Birgit in Nuremberg! The couple’s newfound friends join them as they sample some local beer while avoiding the rain after their bus tour and castle visit – all before

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.06 | La Paz

We’re joining Ainhoa, Luisa and Esteban in La Paz for Episode 6 of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries Season 2. While exploring the city and tasting local cuisine, hosts Mark and Marina delve into the language featured in this week’s diary entry and discuss the preterite continuous tense. The podcast episodes will be published

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.05 | Mittelalterliches Flair

Welcome back to Season 2 of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries! We’re halfway through our virtual trip and this time, we’re joining Karl and Birgit at a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover the spectacular architecture and half-timbered houses in Bamberg and enjoy a trip on the river in a different kind of boat –

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.05 | Titicaca y las islas flotantes

In this episode of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries Season 2, we join Ainhoa, Luisa and Esteban on the next stop of their trip – Lago Titicaca, one of South America’s largest lakes. As the trio explore Taquile Island, our hosts, Mark and Marina, delve into the language used in Ainhoa’s diary entry, pointing

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.04 | Romantische Gassen mit Pflasterstein

In the latest instalment of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries Season 2, we discover another river – the Main – and a new romantic setting in the cobbled streets of Würzburg in Bavaria. The couple discover what the city has to offer and Karl’s plan takes shape after a trip to the wine cellar.

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.04 | Viaje a Machu Picchu

It’s time for another episode of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries, Season 2! After a long journey, Ainhoa, Luisa and Esteban finally make it to Machu Picchu and take in the breathtaking scenery around them. As always, our hosts Mark and Marina are on hand to break down the language featured in Ainhoa’s latest diary

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.03 | Ausblick am Deutschen Eck

In the latest episode from Season 2 of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries, Karl and Birgit are waking up in Koblenz, a beautiful city in Rhineland-Palatinate. The couple join their new friends on a cable car trip, high above the Rhine, to The Ehrenbreitstein Fortress before rounding off the day with dinner on deck.

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.03 | Sacsayhuamán

Welcome back to another episode from Season 2 of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries! This time, we’re visiting Sacsayhuamán for a guided tour to learn about the Incas before heading back to the city centre of Cuzco for more sightseeing, souvenir shopping and beer tasting. Join Mark and Marina as they discuss the interesting

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.02 | Da würde ich so gerne hoch!

We’re back with the second episode of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries, Season 2. This time, Karl and Birgit see the sites of Cologne and enjoy a view of the city from a modern high-rise building – Ein Blick aus der Höhe! Join hosts Mark and Andrea in this episode and learn some useful

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.02 | Curiosidades en Cuzco

In this second episode from Season 2 of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries, we’re discovering what the city of Cuzco has to offer. We visit the famous piedra de 12 ángulos before stopping off at the Mercado de San Pedro for a food tour. Along the way, we hear many interesting grammar points, including

Coffee Break German

CBG Travel Diaries 2.01 | Das beste Geschenk, dass man sich wünschen kann

Welcome to Season 2 of the Coffee Break German Travel Diaries! This time, we’re joining Karl, Birgit and friends as they take a river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest, through Germany and Austria to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. Throughout the journey, they’ll sail on 3 rivers through 4 countries and see many cities while

Coffee Break Spanish

CBS Travel Diaries 2.01 | Llegada a Lima

We’re back with a second season of the Coffee Break Spanish Travel Diaries for intermediate learners of Spanish. Throughout this 10-episode series, we join Ainhoa, her friend Luisa and her brother Esteban from Spain as they travel through western South America on an adventure after finishing college. In the very first episode of the series,

Coffee Break Italian

CBI Travel Diaries 2.10 | Grazie di tutto, Trentino-Alto Adige!

It’s the 10th and final episode of the Coffee Break Italian Travel Diaries Season 2 and Simone and Anna are rounding off their trip with a visit to the city of Trento before enjoying one last traditional lunch with canederli, polenta, cheese, apple pie and bombardino. In between the food-related vocabulary featured in our final travel

Coffee Break French

CBF Travel Diaries 2.10 | Tours-Paris-Genève

In the 10th and final episode from Season 2 of the Coffee Break French Travel Diaries, Charlotte, Théo and Lucas savour their last day in France before travelling back to Geneva. Join Mark and Pierre-Benoît for one last time as they discuss the interesting language points included in Charlotte’s final travel diary entry. We cover