Looking for a new way to supplement your language learning? Reading is a great way to introduce new vocabulary, reinforce grammar rules and teach you about culture. In each of these Babbel Spanish Lessons, we give you a short text designed for beginner (A2) learners. In addition to that, we include audio features — both the full text and the key vocab read by a native speaker — and a vocabulary list with translations. Happy reading!
Babbel Spanish Lessons
Bebidas En España
A look at some of the most common drinks in Spain, both alcoholic and not.
El Origen De Las Piñatas
You probably have seen a piñata at a children’s birthday party, but do you know where they come from?
Leyendas Del Norte De España
Telling the stories of some of the legends of Galicia, including witches and a procession of spirits.
Las Tapas En España
Learn about one of the signature types of food you’ll find in Spain: tapas.
El Camino De Santiago
Travel down one of the historic pilgrimage routes of Spain, passing 12 centuries of history along the way.
El Maíz Y La Cocina Mexicana
Dig into the culinary diversity offered up in Spain, with corn at the center of many, many different dishes.
La Naturaleza De Asturias
Discover the natural beauty of this region of northwest Spain, filled with lush landscapes, mountains and cows.
Los Colores De La Alhambra
Walk around the Spanish palace called the Alhambra, with a particular focus on some of the vibrant colors you might see.
La Plaza De España De Sevilla
This plaza in Seville has hosted both a World’s Fair and the cast of the Star Wars sequels.
Los Pueblos Mágicos De México
Mexico has 132 “magical villages,” chosen because of their history, culture and beauty. Read more about them!