Medical Spanish. We believe it is extremely important not only to learn Medical Spanish in a Spanish-speaking country but also to practice Spanish in a professional environment... More info >
Spanish and Yoga. Yoga means union and proceeds from the Sanskrit root Yugit. The objective of yoga is to reunite the 3 facets of the human being: spirit, mind and body. Our yoga instructor... More info >
Traveling Classroom Program. 4 weeks program: This special traveling classroom program combines 4 different locations in Ecuador: The coast side of Ecuador in Manta, the surf paradise in Montañita... More info >
"My sisters and I spent 4 weeks at the Academia de Espanol Surpacifico, in Ecuador. It was a lovely experience! The teachers were wonderful: well-prepared, organized, and patient. The school provided good host families for all of the students and had many fun activities. The director, Manuel, is kind and caring and takes a real interest in providing for all the students."
- Marin Tollefson
Spanish and Volunteer Programs.
Option 1: Ecological Volunteer program: Volunteering is a great way to give back, learn about the world and about oneself. We provide this volunteer opportunity in an organic farm combined with a full immersion language learning experience. Duration: 6 to 8 weeks: 2 to 4 weeks of Individual Spanish classes / 30 hours per week + 4 weeks working as a volunteer in an ecological farm with full immersion in the Manabí culture; farming community doing reforestation, nursery work, sowing seeds, fruit-picking, creation and maintenance of vegetable gardens, compost making and giving classes or working in an environmental school (optional).
Spanish class and Diving tours
Students get the unique possibility to combine Spanish classes (individual or group lessons) with PADI Open Water courses. They can explore the wonderful submarine world accompanied by professional instructors. There are different PADI Open Water courses available for both beginners and advanced divers. Even a course to become a rescue diver is possible. The program includes 20 hours per week of Individual / Group Spanish lessons.