Did you know that the Basketball World Cup is being hosted this year in Spain, from 30 August – 14 September?
David GP talks to Pilar about why basketball is popular in Spain, why Spanish basketball players are such great role-models and how he became a referee for the sport.
David also talks about the different places where he SCUBA dives in Spain (and off-line he informed me that SCUBA stands for “Self Contained Unit Breathing Aparatus”).
Finally, he shares his love of Asian food by recommending a few high-quality restaurants in Madrid.
For the first time, one of our listeners shares her thoughts on a book set in Spain: Laurie Lee’s “A Rose For Winter”. So remember, do get in touch if you have a book to share!
Some of the places David mentions in this podcast:
Cabo de Palos in Murcia
El Hierro (Canary Islands)
Famara in Lanzarote
Isla de la Graciosa
Restaurants he recommends:
During my brief chat with you, I mention this blog, which has a great article on Lorca passionspanishculture.blogspot.co.uk/
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