Language stay abroad in Spain

From Andalusia to Asturias, travel through Castile to Galicia, from fashionable seaside resorts on the Costa del Sol or the Costa Blanca, to the Pyrenean heights; Spain offers a landscape loaded with history. It is the country of Don Quixote, Carmen and Don Juan that allied the strength of its long-lived traditions with the expansive and varied landscapes.
The pleasure of travel and discovery carry through in this country where you will be welcomed in a land full of sun.

Language stay abroad in Spain

From Andalusia to Asturias, travel through Castile to Galicia, from fashionable seaside resorts on the Costa del Sol or the Costa Blanca, to the Pyrenean heights; Spain offers a landscape loaded with history. It is the country of Don Quixote, Carmen and Don Juan that allied the strength of its long-lived traditions with the expansive and varied landscapes.
The pleasure of travel and discovery carry through in this country where you will be welcomed in a land full of sun.

language stay abroad in spain are particularly beneficial for children and teenagers if  they take place in international environment.

Adults and students  also have the possibility of participating in a language stay abroad in spain all year round in specialized language schools for  international students.

For your language stay abroad in spain this site presents the following items: Life at this destination, Geography and climate, Useful information.

Life at this destination

Schedules (Generally)

  • Meals: Lunch - around 14:00. Dinner - any time after 22:00
  • Shops: Morning: 9:30 - 13:30 and Afternoon: 16:30 - 20:00
  • Banks: 9:00 - 14:00
    Food:
  • Wine
  • Tapas (meats, cheese, olives, calamari, eggs etc.)
  • Seafood Specialities
  • Paëlla (Especially in the east of the country)
  • Cold vegetable soup ("gazpacho")
  • Grilled meats

All relationships are based on trust.
The Spanish like parties, the night and sports (football, basketball, tennis and cycling)
It is important to take into consideration the regional specificities that exist in Spain.

Language stay abroad in Spain Phones

  • Each country to Spain :
    Exit Number + 34 + area code + number.
  • Spain to England :
    00 + 44 + area code + number.
  • Spain to USA :
    00 + 1 + area code + number.
  • Spain to Great Britain :


    00 + 44 + area code + number
  • Spain
    to France :
    00 + 33 + number of correspondant (9 digits - leave off the 0).
  • Spain
    to Belgium :
    00 + 32 + area code + number.
  • Spain
    to Italy :
    00 + 39 +area code + number.
  • Spain
    to Germany :
    00 (wait for tone) + 49 + area code + number.
  • Collect Call :
    Dial 1-008 (to reach Europe and North Africa) or dial 1-005 (for other countries)
  • European Emergency Number :
    112
  • Police in Spain :

112

Language stay abroad in Spain Health insurance

For European residents :

  • You should obtain a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) before leaving the UK. (see the website www.dh.gov.uk) The EHIC is not a substitute for medical and travel insurance, but covers you for emergency medical treatment. You will not be covered for medical repatriation, on-going medical treatment or treatment of a non-urgent nature.
  • But, because the EHIC does not cover medical repatriation, non-urgent medical problems or on-going treatment, it is strongly recommended that you obtain comprehensive travel and medical insurance before travelling. You should check for any exclusions in your policy and make sure that your policy covers you for the activities you want to undertake.

Language stay abroad in Spain Driver's license

  • Most foreign licences (including EU, Canadian and US) are accepted.
  • Third Party insurance is required.

Language stay abroad in Spain Vaccination

There are no specific vaccinations that are required or recommended.

Geography and climate

  • Climate :

    Temperate in the north to dry and hot in the south. Extremely hot during the peak of the summer months.

  • Geography :

    The Pyrenées Mountains to the north separate Spain from France. Spain shares borders with Portugal and France. It has a mixed geography with various mountainous regions, several valleys and gorgeous beaches to the south.

  • Seas / Oceans : Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean

Useful information