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Don Quijote 2005 Course

Have you read Don Quijote? Escuela Internacional is celebrating the 400th anniversary of the publication of "El Quijote" with a special course "Don Quijote 2005" in Alcalá de Henares, the birthplace of Miguel Cervantes, the author of "The Ingenious Nobleman Don Quijote of la Mancha". Alcalá, along with the Community of Madrid is scheduling various cultural events about Don Quijote over the course of 2005. In addition to studying the Spanish language in our Principal Course, you will participate in 10 seminars about Don Quijote, visit the Cervantes' home and museum, the church where he was baptized, and also go on an excursion to Castilla – La Mancha to see many of the settings presented in Don Quijote.

This course is first available in June during the "Classics in Alcalá" festival which features many cultural activities; theatre, dance, & music. Then in August, the course coincides with the annual fair and fiestas for Alcalá de Henares. During these days the city is decorated for its biggest festival and they organize concerts, other spectacular entertainments and "verbenas" (big dances for the whole community). In October, the course is offered in "Cervantes Week", the time when the city has many events relating to Cervantes and his era, such as the transformation of the main town square into a medieval marketplace.

Don Quijote 2005 Course:

- 2 weeks Principal Course (20 lessons / week) + Seminars about Don Quijote (5 lessons / week).

- 2 weeks accommodation with a host family or in a shared student apartment.

- Cultural Activities such as the visit to the Casa de Cervantes and the excursion to Castilla-La Mancha included in the course price.

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Don Quijote 2005 Course with activities included:

462 €

Accommodation: See the prices for your preferred type of accommodation in Alcala de Henares.

Course dates
A: From 13-06-2005 until 24-06-2005.
B: From 16-08-2005 until 26-08-2005.
C: From 03-10-2005 until 14-10-2005.

Accommodation dates:
From the Sunday before the beginning of the course until the Saturday after the finish of the course.

Locations:  Alcalá de Henares (Madrid).
Minimum age: 17
Enrolment fee: 65 € non refundable.

If you would like more information about the Don Quijote 2005 Course, you can contact Escuela Internacional with a message to info@escuelai.com  


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