Activity Possibilities for Cultural Immersion & Foreign Language Immersion

The possibilities are endless…  Some ideas are below.  We are eliminating the obvious monuments and sightseeing.  You can do that on your own.  Keep scrolling down.

 

adult foreign language immersion programs abroad - Live the Foreign LifeAuthentic cultural immersion experiences and activities abroad.

The more you know in advance about the country, region, city or town you are visiting, the more you will get out of your experience.

Some of the many things you might want to do – on your own or with friends.  There are many links to events. This is just a partial list.  We are working on it. 

♦ Link to International Holidays.  Find out what will be happening on the dates you will be where you are going.

♦ Link to Religious & Regional Festivals.  Plan your experience around world famous Religious Festivals or Really Go Local when you attend Regional Festivals.  Good food and local traditions.

♦ Link to Cultural Calendars & Events of many countries and cities world wide. (we will be adding to it)

 

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Night Markets in China

Get to know St. Petersburg.

Get to know St. Petersburg.

Viking Festivals in Sweden.

Viking Festivals in Sweden.

Enjoy sailing in many countries.

Enjoy sailing in many countries.

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Antwerp, one of the under appreciated cities in Europe.

Learn Calligraphy.

Learn Calligraphy from the masters.

Contemporary Aboriginal Art - Australia.

Contemporary Aboriginal Art – Australia.

Visit wineries of France.

Visit wineries of France.

Biergartens in Germany.

Biergartens in Germany.

Ancient Bazaar in Egypt.

Ancient Bazaar in Egypt.

Visit Perfume Factories in Grasse.

Visit Perfume Factories in Grasse.

Some cemeteries are known for their sculptures.

Some cemeteries are known for their sculptures.

Celebrate the Day of the Dead in Mexico

Celebrate the Day of the Dead in Mexico

Follow the Romantic Road in Germany

Semana Santa in Sevilla

Semana Santa in Sevilla

Play tennis.

Play tennis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Japanese Tea.

Japanese Tea Ceremonies.

Learn about the different "Teas" in England.

Learn about the different “Teas” in England.

Learn Flamenco.

Learn Flamenco.

Gastronomic Adventures in Italy

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Istanbul – The Crossroads of East & West

For those who not want to be just tourists.

 

Playing golf in New Zealand

Playing golf in New Zealand

 

Get to know smaller cities in France

Get to know small cities in France

Cherry Blossom Festivals in Japan

Cherry Blossom Festivals in Japan

Beauty of English Gardens

Beauty of English Gardens

 

 

Vendimia in Mendoza, Argentina

Vendimia in Mendoza, Argentina

 

 

 

Playing golf in Scotland

Playing golf in Scotland

 

 

Follow your passions!

 

 

 

 

 

Missions in Paraguay

Missions in Paraguay

 

Playing Golf in Many Countries

Play other sports internationally such as:

Badminton
Basketball
Canoeing
Biking
Fishing
Soccer
Rugby
Go-Karting
Horseback Riding
Kayaking
Rowing
Sailing
Skiing
Snowboarding
Surfing
Swimming
Tennis
Mini-Golf
Water Sports
Bowling

Cooking Lessons in many countries.

Can be Cooking Lessons with a professional or informal home cooking.

The World of Harry Potter

Theme Parks:

LegoLand
EuroDisney
and many others

Shopping:

Shopping Malls
Fashion Houses
Carnaby Street, for example
Department Stores
Flea Markets, Bazaars
Specific Items: Antiques, Food, Perfume, Jewellery

Museums & Art Galleries:

There are so many museums, local museums, that locals know about.

Art, Photography, Music, Dance:

Painting, Drawing, Ceramics, Flower Arranging:

Movies & Theater:

Famous Movie Sets:

Dancing Lessons:

Flamenco
Salsa
Tango

Festivals  (Religious and Local):

La Tomatina (Valencia)
Day of the Dead (Mexico)
Carneval (Brazil, Quebec, Venice)
Holy Week / Semana Santa

Wineries, Distilleries, Breweries:

English Teas & Tea Ceremonies in Japan:

Calligraphy:

Japan
China
Arabic
Calligraphic Art

Castles & Palaces:

The Worlds of:

Van Gogh
Monet
Picasso

Geneaology:

Church Archives
Old Cemeteries
Visit with long lost relatives

Churches, Cathedrals, Ancient Monasteries, Famous Cemeteries:

Handicrafts & Craft Shows:

Architecture, Interior Design, DIY:

Visit SuperMarkets & Department Stores:

Personal Note:  I believe you learn more about a country and its contemporary culture in a supermarket or department store than you do in a museum.

 

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