Mexico & Central America Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Our first trip to Mexico-It won't be our last!
  2. 2 Trip Report Trip to Costa Rica - Pura Vida
  3. 3 Mexico in March - questions
  4. 4 Trip Report Hopefulist's 2013 Guatemala Travelogue
  5. 5 Cabo, Playa, or PV?
  6. 6 Buying a property in Sayulita
  7. 7 Questions concerning our 6 day stay in Mexico City
  8. 8 Merida in March
  9. 9 Private Fishing/Snorkeling boat in Playa del Carmen
  10. 10 Xcaret worth it or not?
  11. 11 Spanish speaking city to spend August 2017?
  12. 12 Nicaragua - dividing time between Leon and Granada
  13. 13 Trip Report Adventures in Portobelo, Panama
  14. 14 Costa Rica With Kids-Recommendations Requested
  15. 15 travel in Yucatan
  16. 16 Driving through Mexico to Belize
  17. 17 Police Harassment in Cancun
  18. 18 Gay Places in San Pedro Belize
  19. 19 AI Child-Friendly Tulum Vicinity (30+ mi)
  20. 20 Which beach location (w/ small kids)?
  21. 21 Costa Rica in summer (end July/early August) with kids
  22. 22 What is the best place to visit in Costa Rica for 18 year olds?
  23. 23 Insect Repellent, Sunscreen in Belize?
  24. 24 Trip Report Muyil Ruins and Sian Ka'an Biosphere, Meixco
  25. 25 Brunch / Lunch for 8 with fix price?
View next 25 » Back to the top

Help choosing Spanish course - Mexico / Guatemala?

Jump to last reply

Hello,

I want to got to Mexico / Central America to do a Spanish course, leaving at the end of January 2013. I don't have much time to plan it, and can't decide: a) whether to got to Mexico or Guatemala, or: b) Where in Mexico or Guatemala I should go. I have 3 or 4 months so am free to travel around a bit as well. And advice, especially from anyone who has done one / both of them would e greatly appreciated. Ideally I want full Spanish immersion and intensive learning but want to have some fun at the same time. So far I have looked into studying in Puebla (Spanish Institute of Puebla and LIVIT immersion program) and Merida (Spanish Institute of Merida and HABLA) in Mexico, and Antigua and San Pedro in Guatemala. My worry with Guatemala is that it is too touristy so I won't learn that much, and my worry with Mexico (esp. Puebla) is that it won't be that fun at this time of year!

Any info would be greatly appreciated.

Emma

21 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement