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German and Hiking in the Summer

Phil One week German and Hiking in Kitzbuhel I wanted to work on my German language skills and get some exercise walking in the hills.  I hoped to gain some additional confidence in German. The language lessons were well run and the tutor was very friendly and positive.  He also took us on some excellent [...]

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Elaine: Wanderwege in Kitzbuhel (2 week German & Hiking)

I fell for Kitzbuhel on sight, there are only two main streets but they are made up of medieval houses, lovely mountain cabins mixed in with pastel-colour burgher houses, so clean, so tidy and so neatly set in the Tyrolean landscape.  The population jumps to some 20,000 during the busy ski season January to April, [...]

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Joanna: A week in Winter

Basically I wanted a break.  January was getting me down and I felt I needed a week in the snow AND I’d promised myself all the previous year that I’d brush up my German language skills – so I decided to call CESA.  After that it’s was just a question of packing.

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Kay French: 5 week Standard Group Course

I wasn’t sure what to expect from my course and was a little nervous. However, after a couple of days I settled in fine. The lessons were very good and as my confidence with the language grew I began to forget that I was learning. The lessons were very interesting and varied. The schools location [...]

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Jenny Linnel: 12 week German & Ski Instructors Course

I expected my spoken German to improve considerably. I also expected grammatical aspects to come more naturally by the end of the course. Generally I expected it to be a great way to meet people and become accustomed to the new environment with people in the same situation as myself. I expected my skiing to [...]

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Peter Tupper: 12 week German & Ski Instructors Course

I wanted to get better at German and qualify as a snowboard instructor.  I found the teaching very good and felt that nothing much could be done to improve it.  The teachers were friendly, approachable and helped us out a lot with general stuff like where to go, organised transport for skiing, gave us a [...]

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Miss Barton: 4 week Standard Course

I expected to grasp some general German in the four weeks I was there. I also expected basic, clean accommodation close to the school. My expectations were definitely met, I learnt enough German to get me started. The accommodation was great and only 2 minutes walking distance from the school.

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