5-DAY(+) SPANISH COURSE IN COLONIAL MEXICO:
The below is just a sample of what we can offer you in terms of learning Spanish in Mexico. We have affiliations with language schools all over the country - namely Mexico City, Oaxaca, Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta and so on.
Courses are available for beginners, intermediate and advanced speakers over a period of a few days through to several months.
Study Spanish and learn about the Mexican culture at the same time while visiting the city of Merida.
You can choose from the following 5-day courses: Intensive Spanish Course 3 lessons per day at 5 days a week. 15 lessons = 25 Hours per week
A balance between group interaction and personal attention wilL allow you to maximSe your progress and linguistic development through these programs. Your classes will begin with a grammar class in the morning. After a quick coffee break, you will have a combination of conversation and culture class. Finish your day with a private session one-one to help you correct your mistakes and help you reinforce the areas you need.
Videos, Flashcards, Music, Listening and Games can be part of your last class for the day.
To start with you will have a fully guided tour of historic district Morelia City in the morning. Learn about the history of the historic city centre which dates back to the 16th century and admire the 16th century pink stone architecture.
In the afternoon a short drive will take you to the 'magical town' of Patzcuaro. Lunch will be had here so you can sample some of the best Mexican cuisine which this area is famous for. Further on for this be ready to see quaint streets, churches and the like on your stroll around this extremely walkable town. Be sure to inspect some of the locally made art and crafts on offer.
SPANISH SCHOOL SAMPLE SCHEDULE:
9am to 10:45am Grammar Class
10:45am to 11:15am Coffee Break
11:15am to 1pm Conversation And Culture Class
1pm to 2pm Private Session Semi-Intensive Spanish Course
2 lessons per day at 5 days per week 10 lessons = 20 hours per week
Classes will be taught in Spanish to help you learn the language naturally. After grammar class in the morning and a short break, the you will have two hours of conversation practice.
Culture seminars will be twice a week Tuesdays and Thursdays. All classrooms are air conditioned. You will end the day with a listening and video activity class.
We will offer you either homestay or hotel accommodation to stay at while in Merida.
Staying with host family is a wonderful way to get a taste of the Mexican culture. Experience traditional meals in their home and then join them to go downtown to enjoy the many festivities that are always happening in Merida.
If you prefer accommodation in Merida then there is a good range of properties available. Our favourite is the Casa Grande which is right across the road from the town square.
Materials for 5-day Spanish language course
Coffee and water
Full day orientation tour
Homestay or hotel accommodation of your choice
Attraction entry fees where applicable.