Name of Podcast: 台北悠游卡好玩 (tái běi yōu yóu kǎ hǎo wán)
What topics are covered? This is a travel podcast introducing spots of interest in the Greater Taipei area. The target audience seems to be office workers who only can make short trips outside Taipei.
Why is it good to listen to?
This is a podcast from Taiwan which has two podcasters, 快樂雲 (pinyin: kuài lè yún) and 朱復轟 (pinyin: kuài lè yún). Both speak quite clear Taiwanese Mandarin. The speed of the podcast is moderate, and the style is very conversational. It’s a good podcast to listen to if you want to learn more about the culture in Taiwan.
To listen or subscribe to the podcast, you can go to http://www.myaudiocast.com/HappyCloudRD/
Length of each podcast: Each podcast is about 80 minutes long (split into four episodes).
Description of the podcast:
台北悠游卡好玩 is a travel podcast which mainly talks about The Greater Taipei area and when is the best time of the year to visit certain places. This podcast can tell you everything about this interesting area. You can learn a lot of Taiwanese culture from this podcast as it describes a lot about the lifestyle in this area. The two podcasters talk about their visits to historical places in Taipei. Food and restaurant is also a major topic in the podcast. You can learn about the best restaurants in Taipei and special local delicacies. The podcast also tells you about interesting activitities that you can stop by and enjoy, for example a news photography exhibition etc.
Each release of the program is split into 4 episodes and they play a Chinese song at the end of each section. Some of the rest of the podcast has background music when the hosts are speaking.
台北悠游卡好玩 is an excellent travel podcast which can help you travel around the Greater Taipei area and learn Taiwanese culture.