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The Economics of Learning a Language

by Hannah Ryan on Wednesday, May 16, 2012

In this harsh economic climate, taking the time and effort to learn a language seems a silly diversion, right? WRONG! It turns out, that prospective employers really value linguistic abilities, and that appreciation translates to your paycheck!… read more »

Student Letters!

by Stephen Maher on Friday, April 09, 2010

Dear administration of don Quijote,… read more »

Livin' La Vida Salmantina

by Olivia Elson on Thursday, January 28, 2010

Hey,… read more »

Cervantes Institute to teach Spanish to Starbucks workers

by Stacey on Tuesday, June 16, 2009

(To read in Spanish, click here ) Spain's Cervantes Institute will teach Spanish to some 100,000 Starbucks workers throughout the United States. By virtue of an agreement signed Tuesday 26 May of 2009, those 100,000 workers will be able to learn Spanish via the Institute's online Virtual Spanish Classroom (Aula Virtual de Español) , or AVE… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

And the winner of the 2 week Spanish course with don Quijote is...

by Celine on Friday, February 22, 2008

Kamila Hazdrová from the Czech Republic is the winner of a free 2 week Spanish course with don Quijote… read more »

Advantages for returning students and their friends.

by Celine on Tuesday, September 25, 2007

We want to say “ thank you ” to all our students and to show our appreciation, we want to invite you to come and study with us again, and this time, you can bring your friends along too… read more »

Autumn in Andalusia

by Paqui on Friday, September 07, 2007

Make this Autumn an unforgetable one, come to Spain and enjoy wonderful Andalusia. We propose you to take a two-week Spanish course in the amazing city of Granada, one of the only 20 finalist cities selected for the New 7 Wonders of the World contest… read more »

The first day in Spain

by Paqui on Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Here is a great video of our students in their first day at don Quijote Spanish school in Salamanca … read more »

10 useful tips for choosing your language course

by Paqui on Friday, August 03, 2007

A free pdf report to help you choose the best language school for you! … read more »

Video: don Quijote in the Spanish news

by Paqui on Tuesday, July 17, 2007

don Quijote's school in Salamanca was recently on the news in the Spanish television because it was chosen as the location for a curious reality show of the Finnish television . In this contest participants have one month to learn Spanish in Spain. Every week they have to show their improvements in the mastery of the language and complete challenges and games in Spanish. Contestants lived with Spanish host families and attended don Quijote school every day. People of all ages participated in the contest to win a holiday in Spain… read more »

Je veux parler Espagnol!

by Paqui on Tuesday, May 02, 2006

Avant de partir étudier en Espagne, sachez que la sélection des universités est rigoureuse… read more »

7 reasons to love Spain

by Paqui on Friday, August 05, 2005

Ambience : Spain is perfect for relaxing. People do it all the time. Before work, bars & cafes are filled with people sipping their "cafes con leche" (coffee with milk) enjoying their mornings. In the mid-afternoon they take their lunch breaks, or "siestas", and enjoy a leisurely couple-hour long break eating then either napping, chatting with friends, or catching up on some shopping. After work and the errands are run, it is time for a "cafe" or a "cerveza" (beer) outside of one of the local cafes with friends or family. ¡Salud!… read more »