In 1996, Luis von Ahn left Guatemala to study in the United
States and never moved back. That's partly because of something
that happened just before his departure, something that changed his
life forever: the kidnapping of his aunt.
About the 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.