5 Podcasts we’re loving in 2021

05 August, 2021 2 min read

Walking, driving, taking a bath. All of these are made 1000 times more enjoyable with your favourite podcast in your ears. 2021 has been a strange year, to say the least, but we always have our favourite podcasts to get us through it! From news and lifestyle, travel and comedy, there is something for everyone in our top podcasts for 2021!

1. Our go-to podcast for everything happening in the world

Do you ever feel like your favourite podcast hosts are the best friends in your ears? That’s how Holly, Mia and Jessie describe themselves onMamamia Outloud. From politics to reality tv, and everything in between, this is the podcast to keep you in the know! It drops twice weekly, and is the perfect way to stay on top of everything you need to know as 2021 unfolds. It’s smart, funny, and by women for women - what more could we ask?

2. The podcast that inspires us to be better

We’re all trying to live a life filled with meaning, joy, love. EnterGood Life Project, the podcast that inspires us to challenge the way we think and feel and live. From big names like Elizabeth Gilbert and Brene Brown, to incredible experts whose names you have never heard of, each episode reiterates the complex beauty of our lives. This pick-me-up podcast is perfect for dipping in and out of as you need to, and will always leave you with something to think about. 

3. Something silly that always makes us laugh

Sometimes we all need some silly, nostalgic laughs, which is wherePotterless Podcastcomes in. Join Mike, a grown man, as he embarks on a quest to read the Harry Potter series for the very first time. Grew up with the Boy Wizard? You’ll love listening to the many incorrect theories Mike comes up with. Never read it, and not that interested? You and Mike have something in common. It’s a light and silly podcast that literally everyone can enjoy!

4. An audiobook that reignited our love for reading

Even though an audiobook isn’ttechnically a podcast, the mystery meets coming-of-age tale inWhere the Crawdads sing is too good for us to leave off our list! One of the most-read books of the summer of 2021 will take you on a heart-wrenching journey through a stunning landscape, made all the more beautiful by Cassandra Campbell’s incredible narration. Get it in your ears - you can thank us later! 


5. A podcast (or two) that makes us want to pack our bags and see the world!

There is a reasonTravel with Rick Steves is one of the most popular travel podcasts in the world. It is not only inspiring, but informative, and stays on top of news and current affairs so you can be totally prepared before you embark on your travels. 

And, for more awesome travel inspo, check out the special travel season ofI Don’t Know How She Does It. Holly Wainwright interviews some truly incredible travellers, who will have you itching to get out into this incredible world!

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