San Juan de Alicante, Spain: We are a family with three children and we live in a nice house with a garden. You will enjoy a friendly atmosphere, nice Spanish cooking, sandy beaches and lots of conversation! Our place is a good one for everyone who wants to learn the Spanish language while enjoying the stay. Close to the city centre, shops, coffe shops, restaurants, cinemas, beaches, ... we offer plenty of activities and good moments. Come and enjoy Spain! We have already hosted many students and they all loved it!
Type of Programme
One-to-one, personalised Spanish 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: Detached House in Spain
Teaching Qualifications and Experience
Redbridge Technicall college -Surrey 1983
Proficiency in English diploma University of Cambridge 1985
Spanish School of Languages degree- Valencia 1986
I have been teaching Spanish and English to children, young students and adults in groups and individual for 7 years.
Hobbies and Interests
Reading, jogging, cinema, cooking, gardening, hiking, walking with my dogs, relaxing by the beach.
Excursions and Local Attractions
There are many attractions in the area as different sandy beaches to enjoy sunbathing or just relax, Alicante Marina and port, Fishing port in Campello, Terra Mítica theme fun park, Terra Natura - zoo and waterpark... and interesting places to visit like Alicante Caste overlooking the city with superb views of the sea, and many other castles in different towns, La Font Roja natural Park in Alcoy, Marq-museum of arquaeology in Alicante, Lucentum - archeology site (roman remains of the city), Alicante Sant Nicholas Cathedral, Santa María Basilica, Santa Faz Monastery, La explanada walkway by the port, The hogueras de San Juan festival, Carnival festival, Holy Week-Easter, Mediaeval Market in Alicante, Cabalgata de Reyes Magos in Alcoy... and plenty of nice shopping centres to enjoy shopping in Spain at good prices, cinemas, clubs, coffe shops...
Alicante has a very nice and warm climate all year round, so it is nice just to sit and enjoy a drink by the sea.