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Alicante is a beautiful and dynamic harbor city located at the foot of Benacantil Mountain. The Romans named the city Lucentum which means City of Light.Tourists massively visit Alicante for its warm climate year-round, numerous golf courses, active nightlife, and tranquil beaches along the Mediterranean Sea. It is also a city with much history and centuries-old traditions like the San Juan Festivities. The Greeks, Phoenicians, Carthaginians and Romans all left their mark before the invading Moors brought oranges, palms trees and rice. If you're looking for a genuine Mediterranean cultural experience; a place where you can taste the best rice dishes in Spain and lie in the sun, take a dip in the sea and contemplate the Santa Barbara Castle on top to the mountain after a fun day of class, then Alicante is the destination for you.

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Learn Spanish in Alicante with our programs suited to your professional and personal needs. Choose between an Intensive Spanish Program or an Official Exam Preparation Program, add a private conversation class or take an internship. Our goal is to provide students the skills they need to communicate and express themselves in any Spanish-speaking environment. At don Quijote you will find a unique learning environment and methodology that, combined with our highly motivated and experienced professors, guarantees your language success. Return home feeling proud of your achievements!

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10
Students max.
All
levels
Open
All year
14
Minimum age
5
mins. from the beach

Engage

Alicante is a city that is easy to love; in fact, it was voted one of the best cities in Spain to live in. Spend your mornings learning Spanish with don Quijote, and your afternoons marveling at historic sites such as the Castillo de Santa Bárbara, trying delicious local rice dishes, or visiting interesting museums like the MARQ, the Archaeological Museum of Alicante or the Museum of Contemporary Art. Or, simply meander down the city’s main promenade, La Explanada, right along the marina, and take a dip in the Mediterranean Sea. Alicante´s most famous century-old traditions are the San Juan Festivities which take place in the month of June.

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Castillo de Santa Bárbara - Santa Barbara Castle

On top of M­ount Benacantil stands the 16th-century Castle of Santa Barbara, one of Spain’s largest mediaeval fortresses, providing great views of Alicante’s beautiful bay. It houses a museum recounting the history of the city and containing temporary exhibitions. A must-see in Alicante and just a short walk from our school.

OUR SCHOOL IN
ALICANTE

Paseo de la Explanada de España, 15
03001 Alicante
Spain

· 8 sunny and bright classrooms
· Located in the Paseo de la Explanada
· Next to Postiguet Beach
· Surrounded by cafes, restaurants, and shops
· Public transportation at the door
· Walking distance from the main tourist attractions

Our boutique school in Alicante is located in The Explanada, a maritime promenade that runs parallel to the port and is considered one of the city’s main emblems. Only a few steps away from Postiguet Beach, surrounded by restaurants and cafes, next to the old historic quarter, you have many options for your after-class enjoyment. Take a walk along the pier, dive into the sea, stroll along the beach and enjoy the sunny Mediterranean breeze. There are also many bus lines nearby to ensure you’re always well connected with the rest of the city and nearby sandy beaches and towns.

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A lively and cultural city, Alicante perfectly represents the Mediterranean way of life. Discover Alicante’s unique character and history around every corner, enjoy the Mediterranean or venture outside the urban center and visit nearby cities like Elche, Altea or even the idyllic little island of Tabarca.  

I WANT U BACK

 

 

 

EL TROVADOR, by Verdi

 

 

 

MICROSONIDOS

 

 

 

COLECCIÓN ARTE SIGLO XX., 1977-2017

 

 

 

FIESTAS DEL MEDIEVO

 

 

 

DISCOVER

A lively and cultural city, Alicante perfectly represents the Mediterranean way of life. Discover Alicante’s unique character and history around every corner, enjoy the Mediterranean or venture outside the urban center and visit nearby cities like Elche, Altea or even the idyllic little island of Tabarca.  

I WANT U BACK

 

 

 

EL TROVADOR, by Verdi

 

 

 

MICROSONIDOS

 

 

 

COLECCIÓN ARTE SIGLO XX., 1977-2017

 

 

 

FIESTAS DEL MEDIEVO

 

 

 

QUICK FACTS ABOUT ALICANTE 

330K
city population
64ºF
average yearly temperature
167
Miles of bike routes
€7
cost of a movie ticket
300
SUNNY DAYS PER YEAR
13
museums

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