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El Quijote en América

by Diego on Monday, April 04, 2016

En 2016 se cumplen 400 años de la desaparición del que quizá es el más importante escritor de nuestra lengua, Miguel de Cervantes . Hay actos programados en todos los rincones de España y América Latina . Por cierto, ¿sabéis que Cervantes nunca puso su pie en América?… read more »

The Miguel de Cervantes Virtual Library

by Tyson on Thursday, May 23, 2013

Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes Two institutions, the Centro de Estudios Cervantinos and the Fundación Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes are joining forces to present all of Cervantes’ most important literary works online by the end of this year. The groups have announced that the online library will not only feature over 6,000 printed pages of material, but also 17,000 illustrations from various editions of Cervantes’ historic novel Don Quijote de la Mancha (1605) that have been printed over the centuries. The Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes , which already includes a digital edition of Don Quijote , will also offer translations of Cervantes’ work into various languages… read more »

Quality in Learning Spanish

by Dilek on Thursday, May 24, 2012

You have already decided to learn Spanish but don’t have a clue where to go. Choosing the right language course is a tough decision and based on some criteria… read more »

Studying in Salamanca- a student's standpoint

by John Bascombe on Thursday, November 24, 2011

There are obvious benefits to studying Spanish . The fact that it is the world’s second most widely spoken language, in terms of native speakers, is reason enough for most people to try their hand at it. And with an ever increasing presence on a global scale, knowledge of Spanish is an incredibly useful tool that can offer speakers a range of employment opportunities… read more »

How to write a CV and cover letter in Spanish

by John Bascombe on Thursday, February 03, 2011

Doing a job or internship in Spain is a great way to practice your Spanish in a real Spanish-speaking environment. Your CV ( curriculum ) and cover letter ( carta de presentación ) are key to helping you get the job that you want, so here are a few tips on how to put them together and some vocab that you might find useful:… read more »

Getting back into Spanish

by Amy Lambert on Thursday, January 13, 2011

After a stressful departure that included weighing my suitcases to the exact milligram, saying goodbye to the parents and a huge queue at security, I was now sitting on the plane ready to jet off and start my adventure in Spain. I had a six month internship in Salamanca, a city that I was told was home to friendly inhabitants, fantastic architecture, a great university and exciting nightlife too! I had everything to look forward to, but I couldn’t help being just a little bit petrified. And all for one reason – speaking Spanish, with real Spaniards… read more »

Thinking about studying at don Quijote?

by Laura Ellis on Monday, September 20, 2010

Whilst researching things to do in Salamanca this weekend, an article that I stumbled across caught my eye. Detailing the experience had by a Don Quijote competition winner, one can clearly see within this why you should consider a stay here with us!… read more »

Hello from your new editor

by Kimberly on Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Hello to everyone!… read more »

Californians at don Quijote!

by Stephen Maher on Friday, April 16, 2010

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Who else wants to go to Summer Camp in Spain!?

by Stephen Maher on Thursday, February 25, 2010

If you sign up before March 30th, we will give you 15% off the regular Summer Camp price!… read more »

Ruta Quetzal BBVA 2010 sponsored by don Quijote!

by Stephen Maher on Monday, February 15, 2010

Geared towards gifted Spanish students, don Quijote schools will participate in sponsoring the 2010 annual adventure with Ruta Quetzal BBVA to Spain and Mexico. The Ruta Quetzal BBVA excursion will fuse cultural experiences on a mission to explore Spain´s Camino de Santiago and the Mayan ruins of the Yucatan Peninsula. The trip will bridge the gap between Spain and Latin America and connect exceptional students from Spain , Portugal, Brazil, South America , and Central America … read more »

They grinned when the waiter spoke to me in Spanish

by Stephen Maher on Wednesday, February 03, 2010

Perhaps you´ve seen this type of headline before, maybe substituted for a language other than Spanish . The fact remains that Spanish is one of the worlds most widely spoken languages. And if you can read this you already have 1 of the top 3 languages spoken worlwide, the first one being Mandarin Chinese..… read more »

don Quijote contributes to Haiti victims

by Stephen Maher on Monday, February 01, 2010

Gloria de Castro, professor at don Quijote Salamanca , along with other local poets and musicians performed at the Automobile Museum this past Friday night in Salamanca, Spain . The recital brought close to 30 performers with nearly 100 in attendance. Proceeds went to the victims from the earthquake that devastated Port-au-Prince, Haiti January 12th, 2010… read more »

15% off on your course when volunteering in Guanajuato (Mexico)

by Stacey on Thursday, November 26, 2009

Book your course before 29 October and receive a 15% discount on your volunteer program in Guanajuato (Mexico). … read more »

Special member offer: no enrollment fee!

by Stacey on Thursday, November 26, 2009

don Quijote is offering an exclusive discount for our members:… read more »

Living Spanish in Barcelona celebration: 10% DISCOUNT OFFER!

by Stacey on Thursday, November 26, 2009

The 2009 20th anniversary of the opening of the first don Quijote school in Spain is a HUGE reason to celebrate this year!… read more »

Experience Mexico for 15% less!

by Stacey on Thursday, November 26, 2009

Would you like to study Spanish this spring on the shores of the Pacific Ocean or on the warm waters of the Caribbean?… read more »

Get 20% discount on accomodation in Barcelona!

by Stacey on Thursday, November 26, 2009

Looking to learn Spanish in a big city while also having the beach nearby? don Quijote Barcelona is an excellent destination... and you're just in luck!… read more »

Letter from a don Quijote student to a Salamanca newspaper

by Stacey on Monday, November 23, 2009

We are very proud to announce that “ La Gaceta de Salamanca ,” a local newspaper in Salamanca, recently published in November 2009 a letter written ( in Spanish! ) by a don Quijote student … read more »

Book your 2009 course online and save Enrollment Fee or Accomodation Fee!

by Stacey on Friday, October 30, 2009

Is studying Spanish abroad your goal for 2009? Then get ready for a lucky year of Spanish learning! From now until November 27, you'll get:… read more »

2010 courses at 2009 prices!

by Stacey on Friday, October 23, 2009

One great way to get to know a place the way only locals know it is by experiencing it thoroughly when learning Spanish. If you want to discover Spanish, then this is your chance: sign up to take a Spanish course in 2010 -and pay 2009 prices! Don't let this opportunity pass you by!… read more »

Discover our newest homepage!

by Stacey on Monday, September 07, 2009

If a few weeks ago we told you we were working hard renovating the www.donquijote.org homepage, then this week, it's your turn to check out our best web yet! … read more »

12-weeks of Spanish for 1.536 Euros!

by Stacey on Tuesday, September 01, 2009

Learn Spanish for just 1536€ by booking a 12-week Intensive Course in Barcelona , Madrid , Salamanca , or Valencia ! You'll save 384€* from the regular intensive course price and enjoy your stay anytime in 2009! … read more »

Special Offer: Learn Spanish and the Tango in Argentina!

by Stacey on Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Pick up Spanish as you dance in Argentina, the Latin America country renowned for its European customs, marvelous art, culture, welcoming people, great food, wines, lively nightlife... and the sensual tango!… read more »

Upcoming registration for November 2009 DELE exams

by Stacey on Thursday, August 20, 2009

Remember that the upcoming registration for the November 2009 DELE exams is starting! Visit www.dele.org to find out more about the DELE qualifications, registration requirements, payment information and other important information… read more »

Emma Ferrer participates in don Quijote's Spanish programs!

by Stacey on Monday, August 03, 2009

16-year old Emma Ferrer is studying Spanish in our summer camp in Granada and very kindly agreed to answer a few interview questions for donQuijote.org . Oh, and did we mention that she’s the granddaughter of legendary actress Audrey Hepburn and multifaceted actor Mel Ferrer? … read more »

Spanish in Barcelona for 20% less!

by Stacey on Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Barcelona is possibly the most famed Spanish city around the world because of its design, fashion, history, modernity, gastronomy, beach and arts. So what better place to enhance your Spanish skills with an Intensive course , Super-Intensive course or Spanish Talk course than this cosmopolitan city?… read more »

Salamanca Offer: Accomodation and Spanish Course for 399 euros a week!

by Stacey on Thursday, June 11, 2009

The anniversary celebrations in Salamanca are not over yet!… read more »

Videos of don Quijote's Summer Camps!

by Stacey on Monday, June 08, 2009

Our Summer Camp programs in Barcelona , Salamanca , Sevilla , Madrid , Granada , Valencia , Guanajuato and Marbella (with 3 camps: Albergue , Alborán , Aleman !) perfectly coordinate your child’s class schedule with social and leisure activities they will enjoy participating in as they are immersed learning a language that would last them a lifetime… read more »

Special 20th Anniversary Offer: 15% OFF on any Spanish Course!

by Stacey on Wednesday, June 03, 2009

The celebrations keep on happening at don Quijote...!… read more »

Save 20% on your Spanish Courses in Valencia

by Stacey on Wednesday, May 27, 2009

This summer is all about learning Spanish in a warm, coastal Mediterranean city where the sun always shines and the nightlife goes on forever... Valencia for 20% less! … read more »

Health Warning for H1N1 Flu in Mexico - removed!

by Stacey on Monday, May 25, 2009

LAST MINUTE NEWS: As of May 25th 2009, all travel warnings to Mexico due to the outbreak of novel H1N1 flu in Mexico have been lifted! This is great news considering that after taking all necessary health and safety precautions, our schools in Mexico did not suffer any incidents! … read more »

USA colleges return to Salamanca in 2009 for the 12th consecutive year!

by Stacey on Monday, May 25, 2009

U.S.A. students during their 3 month stay in Salamanca from Feb-May 2009... … read more »

Spanish in Granada - one week free!

by Stacey on Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Spend more time in Granada this summer... for a lot less! Immerse yourself in the Spanish language and discover the history behind Granada's rich Moorish past:… read more »

Save on your Summer Camp experience with no enrollmente fee!

by Stacey on Monday, May 11, 2009

Save on your Summer Camp experience in 2 simple steps! … read more »

Discover our Spanish and Latin Culture section!

by Stacey on Monday, March 09, 2009

We are proud to announce the updating and translating of our Spanish and Latin culture section... You can now read all of the English texts in Spanish and vice versa! … read more »

Celebrate spring in Valencia with 15% discount on accommodation

by Stacey on Thursday, March 05, 2009

Celebrate the arrival of spring with Las Fallas in Valencia this month:… read more »

UK students learn Spanish in Salamanca

by Stacey on Tuesday, February 17, 2009

In March of 2008, 4 students of England's Lincoln Minster School had a week-long Spanish immersion experience in don Quijote Salamanca . … read more »

"Spanish" is no problem here in salamanca

by Stacey on Monday, February 09, 2009

Fragment taken from original article (in German) by Jutta Christoph for mallorcazeitung.es … read more »

Cultural Agenda ¿Qué pasa en...?

by Stacey on Monday, February 09, 2009

Activities and Excursions in don Quijote schools Want to take up a dance class? Interested in watching a movie? Take a complementary Spanish culture course or go on an excursion. Consult the agenda and start planning your after-class cultural activities!… read more »

Santiago de Chile announcement

by Stacey on Thursday, January 22, 2009

GREAT news again!… read more »

Last Minute Offer: 2009 Dakar Rally…for US$999!

by Stacey on Tuesday, December 16, 2008

If you enjoy listening to the engines roar and feel the adrenaline of a head-to-head competition, then you cannot miss the 2009 Dakar Rally Race... in Argentina !… read more »

don Quijote is now in Facebook

by Stacey on Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Social networking sites are setting the pace when it comes to making it easier for companies to get closer to their fans on the web. We’ve caught on to the trend and are proud to announce don Quijote has launched its own Facebook page!… read more »

Special Birthday Offer: Study in Dominican Republic in 2009 and only pay 1994 prices!

by Stacey on Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Our don Quijote schools in Dominican Republic are turning 15 years old in 2009… and we want you to take part in our birthday celebration!… read more »

Our 2009 Spanish course prices are now available!

by Stacey on Thursday, November 06, 2008

We have just finished uploading our 2009 price list on our website!… read more »

A don Quijote student wins Instituto Cervantes' Spanish short story contest!

by Stacey on Wednesday, October 22, 2008

On June 25 of 2008, the Cervantes Institute in Paris organized a short story contest...and we are proud to announce that the winning story was The Enchanted Book by Françoise Corbillon-Epelboin -- a don Quijote student! … read more »

Grand opening of our new Barcelona school!

by Stacey on Tuesday, October 14, 2008

We've moved! Our school in the exciting and stylish city of Barcelona has opened its doors… to a brand new spacious, state-of-the-art building! Our building is located on calle Mallorca 27, in the heart of the L’Eixample District. It’s 10 minutes from the Plaza de España, 10 minutes from the Plaza de Catalunya and within walking distance of the bustling Gran Via. An unbeatable location!… read more »

Save on your next course in Mexico!

by Stacey on Thursday, October 02, 2008

Live an unforgettable cultural immersion in a vibrant and colorful country: Mexico!… read more »

Special Offer: Study Spanish in Mexico!

by Stacey on Thursday, September 25, 2008

Experience the exotic culture of Mexico while you learn Spanish … read more »

Live Spanish in Salamanca, Ciudad del Español

by Stacey on Thursday, September 04, 2008

Every year, Salamanca is the preferred Spanish city where over 30,000 students choose to learn Spanish. This makes Salamanca an important tourist destination as people begin to discover the appeal of this charming city… read more »

Felipe's study abroad experience: 8 weeks of learning Spanish

by Stacey on Monday, July 21, 2008

Felipe Petri spent 8 weeks studying Spanish in don Quijote Madrid . This is his story, in his own words... … read more »

Jumpstart your in-country learning – with 4 months free access to our online Spanish course!

by Stacey on Sunday, July 13, 2008

We believe from la cabeza to los pies that you will best learn Spanish by living Spanish. Okay, and you’ll have a lot more fun, too… read more »

don Quijote Salamanca School in print

by Stacey on Tuesday, July 01, 2008

don Quijote is BEAMING with pride!… read more »

Courses in Spain for the official DELE certification

by Stacey on Monday, June 23, 2008

The D.E.L.E. (Diploma de Español como Lengua Extranjera) is an internationally recognized diploma of great value if you want to study at a Spanish University or if you are going to work in a Spanish-speaking environment… read more »

Free Spanish literary text online

by Stacey on Friday, May 16, 2008

Spanish Reading aficionados and lovers of anything Spanish: listen up!… read more »