Learning German and hiking in the Austrian Alps

Language Levels

All our schools offer classes at a range of language levels, most according to the Common European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR).

The CEFR framework below outlines the following categories or levels of language users.

Whether you have zero experience learning the language of your choice, you know a bit, or you’re already a pro, we’ve got the course for you!

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Language courses for older students – Club 50+

Most students over 50 years of age are happy to join our normal language courses worldwide, at any of our schools, as the programmes are intended for adults of all ages. Indeed, at most of our schools a significant number of the students are often in their forties, fifties and over. This is especially true for locations that are more preferred by the older student, including Aix en Provence in France and Sorrento in Italy.

Some students aged 50 and above prefer to have their language classes and activities exclusively with students of a similar age. It is for these students that we offer our Club 50+ courses.

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Spanish in Buenos Aires

Today our blog was taken over by George who travelled with us to our incredible Spanish school in Buenos Aires.

Keep reading to find out how he got on!

“Hola. Una empanada, por favor”

¿Qué tipo quieres?”

“…Ehhh… Sorry… Do you speak English?”

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Popular 2022 Club 50+ programmes

A selection of our favourite upcoming Club 50+ language programmes – with incredible activities!

Contact us to discuss these, and many more, fantastic language courses.

Don’t forget:
BOOK WITH A FRIEND OR PARTNER AND RECEIVE OUR
€10/£10/$10 PER WEEK FRIEND & FAMILY DISCOUNT

Also: These programmes are backed by our Coronavirus guarantee!

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Popular 2022 junior language courses

A selection of our favourite upcoming junior language programmes – all with incredible activities!

Contact us to discuss these, and many more, fantastic language courses.

Don’t forget:
BOOK WITH A FRIEND OR PARTNER AND RECEIVE OUR
€10/£10/$10 PER WEEK FRIEND & FAMILY DISCOUNT

All these programmes are backed by our Coronavirus guarantee!

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Our language course guarantee

Language travel remains open and is as rewarding as ever!

Since the summer of 2020, our schools have been offering exceptional education in the safest of environments. The majority of our language schools reopened their doors in early July 2020 and have been welcoming and safeguarding students ever since.

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Striving to the top: buildings, structures, and languages

As far back as records go, humans have strived to go faster, further, and higher than before. Our buildings and structures are no exception to this. As cultures throughout history have fought for the top spot, the title of World’s Tallest Building has changed hands many times.

Read on to see which structures have held this record, where they are located, and what their connection to the languages of the world is.

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Annecy: France’s exciting outdoor capital

As the Pearl of the French Alps, Annecy is arguably one of the most diverse destinations in all of France – and maybe even in Europe. Nestled between majestic mountains and the gentle shores of Lac d’Annecy, this charming place is the perfect base for mountain lovers and water sports enthusiasts. With its stunning Old Town full of historic sights, quaint cafés, and lovely townhouses, history buffs and romantics are sure to get their fix as well. If none of these pique your interest, the huge number of exciting annual events the city hosts surely will. It’s impossible to be bored here!

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Regensburg: magnificent monuments and funky bars

Traditional and funky, historic and modern, quaint and vibrant – the city of Regensburg combines lots of seemingly contradictory characteristics. One of the loveliest historic towns in Bavaria and also a vibrant student city, Regensburg offers something for everyone. It’s certainly an amazing location for an immersive German course! Work on your language skills in the morning, visit impressive historical sights in the afternoon, and finish your day with a glass of beer in a trendy local bar.

Want to know more about this unique city? Read on to learn what makes Regensburg such a special place …

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Enjoy almost 3,000 years of history in sunny Syracuse!

Ancient temples dating back to the dawn of Western civilisation, dramatic volcanic landscapes, dreamy medieval villages, sunny beaches with crystal clear water, warm-hearted and welcoming people – Sicily is Italy at its best, and it brings together everything we love about this beautiful country.

Arguably one of the finest locations on this gorgeous island is the city of Syracuse, a place steeped in history that boasts an incomparable wealth of antique and medieval architecture. If you’re looking for somewhere to immersive yourself in Italian culture and delve into the island’s rich past, Syracuse is the destination for you!

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