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El Valle de los Caídos

by Amy Lambert on Wednesday, June 01, 2011

A few weeks ago I visited El Valle de los Caídos and thought it was definitely worth a mention as it’s one of the most unique places I’ve visited here in Spain… read more »

Californians at don Quijote!

by Stephen Maher on Friday, April 16, 2010

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Spain's high speed train sector seems well positioned to expand

by Stephen Maher on Tuesday, March 16, 2010

The New York Times reported yesterday about the success of Spain ´s high speed rail lines - AVE for Alta Velocidad, opened in 2008 - highlighting the 6 hour car ride between Madrid and Barcelona that´s cut down to 2 hr 38 min with Renfe - Spain´s national train operator… read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

The Spanish event of the year: Expo Zaragoza

by Paqui on Monday, May 05, 2008

The event of the year in Spain will undoubtedly be the international exhibition to be held in Zaragoza from June 14th to September 14th… read more »

Living Semana Santa in Spain

by Paqui on Tuesday, March 18, 2008

The Holy week ( Semana Santa in Spanish) has begun and we have already seen the first Processions in the steets of Spanish cities… read more »

Where do you want to learn Spanish? Videos from our schools in Spain and Latin America

by Paqui on Tuesday, February 26, 2008

When choosing to learn Spanish with don Quijote you choose first quality Spanish courses and services. don Quijote also offers 12 destinations in Spain and 23 in Latin America to make sure you can pick the destination that is perfect for you… read more »

Travel to Mexico and learn Spanish with don Quijote

by Paqui on Tuesday, February 05, 2008

don Quijote offers you 4 schools in Mexico to learn Spanish: Guanajuato, Playa del Carmen, Oaxaca and Puerto Vallarta. Choose your destination and set off for a wonderful experience, discover Mexico and learn Spanish with don Quijote … read more »

Are you subscribed to our Monthly Newsletter?

by Paqui on Wednesday, September 19, 2007

don Quijote's monthly newsletter is free and full of useful information, subscribe now and receive every month our newsletter in English and Spanish with..… read more »

Salamanca está de moda

by Paqui on Friday, June 22, 2007

Salamanca es famosa por ser una importante ciudad de cultura y por ser una de las provincias españolas donde se habla el español más puro , pero proximamente la ciudad de Salamanca se hará famosa en las salas de cine, porque una película de producción americana estará ambientada en Salamanca… read more »

New oportunities to study Spanish and work in Spain

by Paqui on Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Last year we launched our Work & Study in Spain program , offering students the possibility to learn Spanish in don Quijote and to finance their stay abroad working in the Costa del Sol… 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 »