SPANISH IN CUBA
you need to learn Spanish for business, travel or just for
your own personal enjoyment, but don't have time for traditional
methods, this is your answer. Now you can take a vacation
and come home speaking Spanish! Expanded Learning technologies
make learning Spanish fun, easy and effective. You'll be speaking
the language within days rather than months or years of traditional
classes. Come and experience the best language class ever.
Results are guaranteed!
year, Expanded Learning is offering a once-in-a-lifetime trip
to Cuba! On this amazing trip, Cuba will fill up your senses
with opportunities to see, hear, smell taste and feel an intoxicating
array of experiences. Due to her natural beauty, much of what
we will see can only be seen in Cuba. Due to her unique cultural/political
situation, much of what we will experience can only be experienced
will see for ourselves why, upon landing, Christopher Columbus
exclaimed, Esta es la tierra más bella que humanos
han visto. "This is the most beautiful land that human
eyes have ever seen."
see Varadero Beach, so breathtakingly beautiful that it
is known as one of the most famous in the world. Aqua waters
wash on white sand, and the shades of pink to lavender coral
seem to reflect the sky at dusk.
sight for appreciative eyes is the Spanish / colonial / Caribbean
architecture of Old Havana. You will see the Teatro Nacional
(where with luck, we will enjoy a ballet), Hemingway's and
other mansions grand old hotels, and Cuba's first building
Viñales we will see how nature has graced this island
in a totally different way. Here, red-orange Famboyan trees
blend with verdant greens and rich tobacco fields. The natives
say that this is a very spiritual place.
there is music. Just listen carefully to the delightful musical
Cuban intonation and you will find yourself broadening the
range of Spanish accents that you can understand. As you engage
in conversation with these hospitable, kind oand patient people,
you may hear yourself using new words like "uaua".
with your heart to the conga, the rumba, and the salsa.
You will hear a blend of Latin, African, and Caribbean rhythms.
You will also hear a rare exuberance and zest for life that
resounds throughout the country.
is said that the sense of smell is the strongest carrier of
Perhaps this is why the aroma of a Havana cigar, roasting
Cuban coffee, or black bean soup brings such nostalgia to
those who had to leave. Our memories of these and many others
and the taste of a heavenly home-cooked meal is guaranteed
to have us longing to return.
why Ernest Hemingway, always searching to experience the most
robust, lustiest and juiciness that life has to offer, chose
to settle in Cuba. Like Hemingway, we will have the opportunity
to feel the power and majesty of this magnificent land and
know how he was inspired to write books such as The Old Man
and the Sea.
Travel Dates November 29 - December 7, 2002
$2900 per person (double occupancy)
$3200 per person (single occupancy)
You’ll need proof of citizenship (passport
or certified copy of birth certificate). We recommend
a Spanish/English dictionary, a cassette tape player, and
money for personal expenses. Due to the strong
dollar, you can enjoy real bargains! Bring casual clothing
and a jacket for cool nights, swim wear and of course, your
call us for details: Ask for Diane at Expanded Learning
800 622 5041.
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