The offer of accommodation with an Antiguan families gives you a further insight into the culture and home life of Latin America, and the opportunity to practice your Spanish. Since emphasis is placed upon complete immersion in the language, it is recommended you live with a middle-class Guatemalan family in Antigua. You will family in Antigua. You will receive your own private room, hot bathing water, purified drinking water, and three meals per day: breakfast, lunch and dinner for 6 days of the week*, and a marvelous chance to practices Spanish and build friendships with native antigüeños . Also if you are vegetarian do not worry because we adapt to you.. The families are situated in safe area near by Central Park of Antigua and close to the school. * On Sunday you are responsible for your meals, but this gives you a chance to try some of the many other types of food available from a multitude of restaurants and cafes.
We have extraordinary families with private and shared bathrooms, depending on your needs and prices, each student has his own bed to rest after an extraordinary day of Spanish classes, hiking in the colonial city and our wonderful talks with Guatemalan families.
These are things we highly recommend you bring when staying with a family: your own towel, toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, soap and body lotion.
We recommend you to bring your own pencils, eraser, diccionary and notebooks.
Please note that Homestay prices may be different depending in a few factors listed below:
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When you visit the school for the first time, please go directly to the center located at "1a Calle Poniente # 10 Antigua Guatemala GT", a few steps from La Merced Church. We highly recommend using the Google map to guide you in locating our central office. We have an annex facilities that are only for receiving classes.
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Including ‘French bread’ (Pan Frances) and ‘sweet bread’ (Pan Dulce) on the table is one of the strongest culinary customs in Guatemala and Antigua Guatemala is no exception. The French Bread accompanies some of the typical dishes of Guatemala, especially the well known Tamal (Tamale).
Guatemala is characterized by keeping a wide array of colorful traditions, and the famous Hot Fruit Punch (Ponche de Frutas as known in Guatemala) is one of them. This is a traditional hot drink for Christmas time (Navidad or Noche Buena as known in Guatemala).
If you have visited Antigua Guatemala to learn Spanish language, you have probably noticed that Don and Doña are words that are used a lot as part of protocol when talking or referring to someone to show respect and courtesy, no matter the age or gender. It is part of the "popular language" of the Latin culture.
If you would like to continue learning Spanish, either online with us or returning again, please contact the school administration.
We are happy to announce our spanish clases online through Skype. If you are not coming to Antigua Guatemala, or wish to get started. Please let us know.
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