Culture and tourism, hand in hand
Anyone interested in learning Spanish now has a new option for reaching that goal: in the south-central Cuban city of Cienfuegos, a program has been designed by the Cultural Paradiso tourism company, part of the ARTex, S.A. business group's provincial office, with the collaborationo of the Canadian company Rondeau. The Academia Cienfuegos teaches Spanish by combining it with recreational and cultural activities. This academy is located in the Hotel Faro de Luna, a tranquil establishment on the shores of the Caribbean with all of the necessary facilities.
For two weeks, participants in this program, Learning Spanish and Discovering a Country, Cuba, will discover the many treasures of Cuban culture through the Spanish language.
The program has five levels, from beginner to advanced, according to each student's knowledge, and includes 30 hours of training and 25 hours of cultural activities.
As participants in this program, visitors will be able to see many sites of interest that they might have otherwise missed. These include the magnificent Teatro Thomas Terry, the city's main theater, where students will be able to enjoy a cultural gala with outstanding Cuban musicians; the Benny More Art School; and the Graphic Arts Association of Cienfuegos, home to permanent exhibitions of the work of local visual artists and to a workshop where you can watch them in action.
The program also includes lectures and discussions, conversation practice, Cuban film screenings, and many other activities in which participants can apply the knowledge that they are acquiring. The certificates presented to those who complete the course are endorsed by the Cienfuegos Provincial Center for Continuing Cultural Education.
If you would like to learn Spanish in a suitable environment, and in a fun, pleasant way, then reserve a spot in this exciting new program, and you will never regret it.