Bristol, United Kingdom: My house is a typical English Victorian, terraced house. Nearby are a local park, a leisure centre with swimming pool and local shops.In summer there are many open air events such as the Harbour Festival, the Hot Air Balloon Festival and Ashton Court Music Festival. Bristol is near some of the most beautiful countryside in England: e.g.the Cotswold Hills, N.Somerset and South Wales. Just a few miles away is the city of Bath, and the ancient monument of Stonehenge is an enjoyable day trip away.
Type of Programme
One-to-one, personalised English tuition living full-board with the tutor's own family and in the tutor's own home, including local visits and excursions, meeting friends, neighbours and professional colleagues etc.
Type of House: Town House in United Kingdom
Teaching Qualifications and Experience
B.A. (Hons) English/Psychology - 1986
P.G.C.E. - Further Education - 1988
CELTA - Bristol University. 2007.
Hobbies and Interests
Painting and drawing; art exhibitions; walking; theatre and cinema; tai chi; alternative medicine; gardening.
Excursions and Local Attractions
Bristol City Centre has many attractions: Bristol has an Imax cinema and interactive science exhibition; City Museum has paintings; natural history collection; ceramics etc. The harbour area is very pleasant with restaurants etc., there is an excellent shopping mall at Cribbs Causeway with M&S; John Lewis etc. Nearby is a local leisure centre with a swimming pool etc., 5mins walk away is St George's Park. The Welsh countryside and North Somerset coast and countryside make pleasant outings.