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Frequently asked summer camp questions for parents

If your child is about to jet off to summer camp, we’re sure as a parent you have lots of questions and maybe even some concerns. Leaving home for the first time is a big moment in a child’s life but it’s also a fantastic one, and something that will be an unforgettable experience. At Lenguaventura, [...]

By | 2017-06-24T12:55:41+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Lenguaventura teenager summer camp Tarifa, Spain

If it’s your first time visiting a teenager summer camp you might have experienced a few worrying thoughts about what to expect. It’s a new experience and even though it’s a fantastic one, teenagers can still be nervous. Don’t worry; this is completely normal and lots of our previous campers experienced the same thoughts. Check out [...]

By | 2017-06-12T14:35:32+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Teen summer camp international – what to expect

A teen Summer camp is one of the best experiences you’ll ever have! There are so many advantages to living in a camp community and experiencing new things away from home. We know from speaking to some of our previous happy campers that they felt nervous about what to expect from their first time in [...]

By | 2017-05-09T05:45:22+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Teenage kite surf camp Tarifa, Spain

The countdown to the teenage kite surf camp has already started. Kite surfers can have as much fun as they want on the beach and the water but should never forget the following rules: 1.    Respect other kiters and practise the give way rules. 2.    Respect other beach users. 3.    Be aware of the sun and use sun protection as much as needed. In [...]

By | 2017-04-01T08:00:41+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Summer programs teenagers, Spain

How long should I send my child away to summer camp for? This is a question families sending their kids away on a camp often ask. Summer camp sessions are generally divided into three categories determined by term lengths: Short term: One week summer camp sessions One week camp terms are used to introduce kids to [...]

By | 2017-04-01T08:03:33+00:00 February 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Spain and its Christmas traditions

Spain and its Christmas traditions As in all other European countries, Christmas is a family celebration in Spain. Christmas calendar at a glance: December 22nd (“El Gordo”) Compared to other countries the advent season is a quiet time. Christmas activities really get started with the extraordinary Christmas lottery "El Gordo" - considered the biggest lottery [...]

By | 2017-02-06T13:26:39+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Lenguaventura summer camp blog

Life-lessons-we-can-all-learn-from-teenagers Now as the countdown for the beginning of the Summer Camp has started there are many thoughts coming up. For one month we will live in a powerful community with teenagers and learn from each other. Being a teenager is a tough job. People assume that they are irritating, irresponsible and in a weird [...]

By | 2017-04-01T08:12:10+00:00 June 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Summer teen camp in Spain

Why somebody decides to become a group leader in a summer teen camp? The cliché certainly is true – teamwork, fellowship, helping others… all of this is certain of course but young people choose to join summer teen camps during their holidays to work as group leaders for other reasons, too. In first place it [...]

By | 2017-04-01T08:13:40+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

In a summer camp

In a summer camp children get the chance to become who they want to be Different environments, food, the daily flow, new people around who they share their rooms with. This is a small glimpse of what children get out of  a summer camp. Some adapt immediately, others need a couple of days. Already in [...]

By | 2017-04-01T08:17:58+00:00 March 21st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments