Located 13 km south east of Biarritz, our course centre is in the quaint Basque town of St. Pée-sur-Nivelle, close to the beach and to the mountains.
Magnificently set in a five-hectare park, our “Saint Nicolas” course centre is located just a 40-minute commute to the centre of the capital.
Did you know?
- French is an official language in 29 countries and is spoken by approximately 250 million people worldwide.
- The Louvre in Paris is one of the world’s most visited museums with over 8 million visitors yearly
- French is the second most studied language in the world after English.
- France is the world’s most popular tourist destination with around 80 million visitors every year.
The City of Lights
A charming small town to the south-west of the Paris Metropolitan Area, nicknamed the Garden City, Igny is an oasis of fresh air and greenery located barely 40 minutes by train from the heart of the capital. Thanks to this favourable situation, the participants can combine language classes, sports and residence accommodation in a magnificent and perfectly safe environment while taking advantage of the proximity to Paris to discover the marvels of La Ville-Lumière.
Admire the French capital from the top of the Eiffel Tower or from the bridge of a river boat, pose beside the wax statue of Zinedine Zidane, stroll along the lively small streets of the Latin Quarter, applaud the Beaubourg street artists or admire the splendours of the Palace of Versailles... it’s all there for you to enjoy during your language study trip to Paris!
The Basque Country
The Basque region is a unique area with a rich traditional heritage shared between France and Spain for more than 5’000 years. At the very tip of South Western France, this area of the country boasts a beautiful setting at the foot of the Pyrenees and along the Atlantic coastline. Scattered with popular coastal resorts like Biarritz, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, the "Pays Basque" is a delight for food lovers and for those seeking a generous pallet of cultural activities and sights to see. Known internationally for its end less surf spots and for the greatest concentration of Michelin star restaurants in the world, the Basque Country is an extraordinary natural and cultural playground for all ages.
From the modern Bilbao Guggenheim Museum to the traditional Basque Game of Pelote or from the greenest mountains to the sunniest beaches, our summer camp in the stunning Basque country offers our students the perfect opportunity to merge French language learning with an active and exciting holiday rich with discoveries.