THE SPANISH LANGUAGE
is the second most spoken language in the world due to the number of speakers who claim it as their native tongue (after Mandarin Chinese). It is spoken as a first and second language amongst 450 and 500 million people. It is the third most spoken language as a first or second language after Mandarin Chinese and English combined, and is the mother tongue to 400 million people worldwide... Read more
Spanish School in Sosua, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Studying in the Caribbean will make you feel like you are on vacation! This Spanish language school in Sosua is just a 5-minute walk from the city center and the beautiful beach. Between classes, you can go shopping in the city center, try out a delicious restaurant, or go to the beach to enjoy a refreshing drink and stick your feet in the sand. The school has a beautiful garden and a lively atmosphere, as this is one of the largest institutions for Spanish classes in the area.
SPANISH PROGRAM IN SOSUA
The main focus of the Spanish program in Sosua is conversation. In order to guarantee quality and personal attention, the class sizes are limited to 7 students per group. You can choose to take a Spanish group course if you like more interaction with other students, or you may choose an individual course if you prefer more personal attention. If you would like to learn more about the culture of the Dominican Republic, we recommend taking one of our special Spanish courses, such as Spanish and Surfing or Spanish and Dancing.
ACCOMMODATION IN SOSUA
There are three types of accommodation offered by the school in Sosua: studios, shared apartments and private apartments. Studios have private bathrooms and are located just 5 minutes walking distance from the beach and the city center. Accommodation in the shared apartments and the studios include the use of a kitchen. Moreover, breakfast is included in both accommodations, as well as bed sheets and towels. The private apartment comes with two options: standard or luxurious. The standard apartment in Sosua is located in the city center, whereas the luxurious private apartment is located on the beach.
ACTIVITIES DURING YOUR SPANISH PROGRAM
Thanks to their ideal location, Sosua and Cabarete offer you a wide range of things to do. The coral reefs near Sosua are the ideal place to go on scuba diving and snorkeling adventures; in Cabarete you will encounter world class wind- and kite surfing conditions. The student facilitator offers several cultural/ fun/ sportive activities and excursions per week in order to maximize the student experience and immersion into Dominican culture,
such as BBQ in the school’s garden, Bachata and Merengue dance classes, Dominican cooking, Beach volleyball, billiard or mini-golf and our exciting Jeep safaris among others.
SOSUA, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Sosua is a town situated on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic and offers beautiful beaches with crystal clear water. Sosua is known for its perfect conditions for scuba diving, and the nearby Cabarete is one of the best wind and kite-surfing hotspots of the world. The nightlife in Sosua is entertaining, as there are many restaurants, cafes, beach bars and discos. The Dominican Republic is a Caribbean island that is known to be the perfect holiday destination. The weather is sunny and warm all year round, which will definitely give you the ultimate summer feeling. The nature is beautiful and will leave you speechless. Its culture and people are inspiring and unique, making your time here learning Spanish an unforgettable experience.
EXCURSIONS IN SOSUA
Excursions to Puerto Plata and Santiago are popular, where you can visit a rum or cigar factory. You can also go to the nature park called El Choco, visit the marvelous beaches of Playa Grande or go on a boat trip. If you would like to see the countryside, Jarabocoa, in the Dominican Alps, is a popular destination
VOLUNTEER PROGRAM IN SOSUA
The school offers a volunteer program that works with children at a school in a town nearby Sosua. Tasks include teaching, playing with the children, working in the garden and painting. You can start any second Monday throughout the year. If you would like to aid the local community while taking your Spanish classes, then this is the perfect opportunity!
WE RECOMMEND THIS SPANISH SCHOOL IN SOSUA BECAUSE:
- The combination of studying Spanish and participating in scuba diving, surfing or kite surfing classes is unique.
- The communicative teaching approach helps students feel confident and learn Spanish quickly.
- Sosua has incredible beaches and a variety of water sport activities.
- This school also emphasizes the cultural aspect of your Spanish program, allowing you to get to know more about the Dominican culture.
- Through the volunteer program, you have the opportunity to work as a volunteer in the Dominican Republic, which is a great opportunity to practice your Spanish and give a helping hand to the local community.
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