This program is ideal for people who want to add an element of cultural flair to their immersion program by taking part in learning the traditional Flamenco dance of Spain. The students in addition to having standard Spanish classes, will also spend 8 hours/week studying at one of Spain's top Flamenco schools. In the beginning of the course, about 15% of the time is spent the studying origins and history of Flamenco.
This city knows how to live, and so do Madrilenians. It might not be as splendour as Paris, not have the history of Rome, not be as cool as Berlin, but Madrid is the most passionate city in all Europe. It is a must!
The famed capital of Spain is a cosmopolitan city of unequaled culture and nightlife. With everything from world famous museums, fine restaurants and tapas bars, unespected live music scene, to high fashion shopping, one never runs out of things to do in Madrid.
Madrid welcomes visitors, it is said that if you are in Madrid, you are from Madrid.
Conveniently located at a maximum of 5 hours by train, plane or bus to any other city in Spain, its central location makes it an ideal home base for language travelers.
As an old tourism promotion campaing said: "Spain is Different"
From its dazzling beaches to its ancient castles, Spain is a country as diverse as the cultures which have influenced its art, architecture, music and lifestyle. It is a land where cathedrals, roman ruins and arabic kashbas are interspersed with skyscrapers, where modern rock mixes with flamenco guitar, and night clubs compete with cozy "tapas" bars.
It is easy to travel, the climate is generally benign, people is friendly, relaxed and fun-loving.
And of course is the home contry of the second largest speaked language in the world: Spanish.
The more you travel through Spain, the more you get the differences between regions, you will realize how many Spains there are.
From hot, dry, home of bullfigting and flamenco Andalucia, to fertile Cataluņa, to the mainland Castilla to the mediterranean coast of Levante facing the laving on the Mediterranean sea.
Spain offers some of the world's most famous museums, resorts, and festivals, making it a unique and enchanting destination.
Wide age range, various ability levels.