STUDY AND VACATION IN SALENTO

June, July and September

ITALIAN IN MAGNA GRAECIA ARCHEOLOGY AND ART

1 week

Language 20 hours (individual or for small groups).

Lessons will be tailored to your level and needs. You can practise grammar and writing, use of the language and vocabulary, comprehension and speaking in different communicative contexts. In addition you will have the chance to learn about other topics, such as ancient civilizations in Southern Italy, and the Byzantine, Arab, Norman and baroque influences in the art of this region. You will stay in Li Messapi B&B in Alezio, a small but important archaeological site, center of the ancient Messapi civilization and only 4 km from the enchanting beaches of Baia Verde in Gallipoli (www.limessapi.it), not far from Lecce, Otranto, and S. Maria di Leuca.

Program

Day 1:

Morning: arrival and welcome, seaside and rest. Afternoon: 2 hours lesson and tour of Alezio in the evening.

Day 2:

Morning. Seaside. Afternoon: 3 hours lesson. Evening: tour of Gallipoli, charming fishermen’s village, with possibility to dine.

Day 3:

Morning: 3 hours lesson. Afternoon: visit to Galatina and Soleto, villages of Grecìa Salentina, where medieval Greek is still spoken, as well as Italian and a local dialect.

Day 4:

Morning: 3 hours lesson. Afternoon: Lecce, known as the Florence of the South for the richness of its art.

Day 5:

Morning: 3 hours lesson. Free time in the afternoon

Day 6:

Free time in the morning. Afternoon: 3 hours lesson. Evening: happy hour in Li messapi garden

Day 7:

Morning : 3 hours lesson (final sharing of experiences and evaluation). Departure

PRICE-LIST (INCLUDING TAX)

1 student = € 910,00 (deposit € 150,00)

2 students = € 1100,00 (deposit € 175,00)

3 students = € € 1400,00 (deposit € 200,00)

Prices include: course and accomodation with breakfast

Additional cost (visits and transfers) € 290,00