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Take a French Language and Leisure Course


  City Bordeaux
  Country France
  Language Taught: French


French & Leisure Program
2 weeks, Group 22 lesson + 6 leisure activities per week. The French & Leisure Program is ideal for those seeking to combine language study with a holiday. It includes the Standard Program of 22 lessons and 6 leisure activities per week. Sample activities include:

• Vineyard excursion and visit to a wine chateau
• Wine tasting lesson
• French cookery class
• Guided tour of Bordeaux
• Museum excursion
• French films

Leisure activities will vary by season.

About the School and Area
BLS, situated in the city of Bordeaux, is committed to meeting the requirements and needs of the French language student. This commitment is expressed within their Quality Charter which guarantees a personalized, quality service. The Quality Charter includes:

• Expert and friendly teachers devoted to giving equal attention to each person's language objectives.
• Professional quality service.
• Dynamic teaching methods with a communicative approach.
• Attention to feedback and always ready to help.
• Prompt and efficient reaction to any potential queries.

All school teachers are qualified to teach French to foreign students (DiplÙme de FranÁais Langue EtrangËre) and have excellent knowledge of the French culture and civilization. Many of them have lived and taught French abroad and speak several languages, therefore relating easily to different cultures. Together with their enthusiasm and spontaneity, they guarantee lively and effective lessons.

The school is recognized by the Rectorate of Bordeaux and is a member of SOUFFLE (the only quality control organization for French language schools and universities in France).

The offices of BLS are located in a beautiful 19th century building, while French classes are conducted in a spacious three storey 19th century building with a common room which leads onto a pleasant garden. Both locations are situated in the heart of Bordeaux's 'chic' district, two minutes walking distance from each other, with a total number of 15 bright, air-conditioned classrooms. The school could not be in a more central location, providing students with easy access to all that there is to see in Bordeaux either by foot, bike or bus.

Once you arrive you will discover a laid-back, pleasant city, with a wide range of cafes, restaurants, elegant shops. Even though it is the 5th largest city in France, Bordeaux is a very safe city.

This region of France offers:

• Prestigious wines and outstanding chateaux
• Beautiful long sandy beaches
• Largest pine forest in Europe
• Breathtaking Arcachon Bay
• Picturesque medieval village of St Emilion, perched above the vineyards
• Famous Dordogne region with its amazing prehistoric sites
• Traditional and unspoiled Pays Basque region
• Pyrenees mountains

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