Spend your Christmas in the Algarve! Take a Portuguese course with us in Faro, where historic monuments and buildings draped with Christmas lights adorn the city’s scenic streets. As we all know, Christmas is a time for indulging, and what better place to do just that than in Faro? The city’s rich gastronomy means that the streets are brimming with modern eateries, where you can fill up on a variety of local produce, from wines to fresh fish dishes! What’s more, December is low-season in Faro, meaning that the city will not be overrun with tourists. Instead, you can enjoy Portuguese festivities in the company of friendly locals, allowing you to have a truly authentic experience of Christmas-time in the Algarve!
Courses in Faro
Our Christmas course in Faro consists of 3 Portuguese lessons each day, which take place on a Monday to Friday basis, from 9:00am-10:30am and 11:00am-12:00pm. Students are grouped by level, with a maximum of 12 students in each class. Language lessons cover all main aspects of the Portuguese language, focusing particularly upon oral communication skills.
Duration: 2 weeks
Dates: 17th December 2018 – 28th December 2018
Age: Minimum 18 years
Level: This course is suitable for students of all levels, from beginner through to advanced
Our school in Faro also offers an extensive cultural activity programme, many of which are Christmas-themed! Activities are a great way to meet fellow language enthusiasts from all over the world and practice your Portuguese skills in a real-life setting.
If you wish to fully immerse yourself into the Portuguese way of life, you can choose to stay with a Portuguese host-family during your stay in Faro. Accommodation is in a single room on a bed and breakfast basis. Double rooms are also available for students travelling together.
For a more independent experience during your stay in Faro, choose to stay in a shared apartment. You will live with fellow students from all over the world, who are also studying Portuguese at our school. Apartments include single bedrooms (shared bedrooms are available upon request), with shared bathroom, kitchen and living facilities. All apartments are located within walking distance to the school.
How to get there
Optional airport transfers to / from Faro airport can be arranged at an additional cost, which will take you directly to your accommodation.
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