Padova is an active medium-size city known for its ancient Universita' di Padova (founded in 1222), one of the more prestigious in Italy). Among the places of interest in this small jewel in the north-east of Italy: Prato della Valle (the biggest circus in Europe), the Basilica of Sant' Antonio (a cathedral well worth more than a visit), works by Donatello and Giotto, the observatory used by Galileo and last but not least, Venice is a half an hour by train. The school is at walking distance from the accommodation. Activities
OUr linguistic and cultural institute is located in Legnaro, a small town 15 km from the center of Padua. Three faculties of the Universita' di Padova recently moved here, giving Legnaro a lively atmosphere unknown to other towns of this size. The chances to get involved in the local cultural life are much higher than in any big city, without the hassles of the tourist places, like higher prices, criminality, traffic, and so on.
Our classes are small (usually four or five people) and our teachers patient!
Conversation, writing, grammar, movies...
Possibility of one-to-one courses with customized programs, preparatory courses for tests or university courses.
Other Activities included in the intensive courses:
- School trips: we will visit Venice, Padua, and other nearby attractions..
- Parties: not only Fun, but also a good chance to practice Italian with the other students and the local youth.
- Movies: masterpieces of contemporary Italian cinema
Cooking courses: learn the secrets of the home-made cuisine with the real Italian “Mamma”!
- Culture: on request, special courses with experts on art, music, history, other languages, etc.
The school is located in a new building, on the ground floor, and has wireless internet and a computer available to the students. Rich library in all languages.
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Price per week of the full intensive course, all inclusive!
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Silvio Franceschinelli is the school director, and one of the teachers. Born in Padua on January 16th 1973, after graduation in accountancy, he discovers that his destiny lies elsewhere and more precisely in languages.
He spends various years abroad; on his CV we find Slovenia, Australia and Japan. He depends his...
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