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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 | Februar 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Lenguaventura camp Tarifa shares a curious tradition

Lenguaventura camp Tarifa shares a curious tradition After the Christmas festivities, New Year's Eve and the Magi, life in Spain has returned to normal. Each year, after all the festivities have ended, there is always one curious thing that stays on my mind and this year I would like to share it with you. In [...]

By | Januar 13th, 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 | Dezember 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 | Juni 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 | Mai 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 | März 21st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Camps for school groups

Give your school an educative input in Tarifa, Madrid or Malta Actually very few people know that Lenguaventura also offers camps for school groups throughout the school year. Of course these camps are shorter and last only four or five days but are organized to the same quality standards as our summer camp. Natives accompany the [...]

By | Februar 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Youth kitesurfing camps in Spain

Easter break – Time out for a sport camp in Tarifa (12 – 16 years) Don’t wait for summer, start the water sport season by kiteboarding in the Easter holidays. Springtime already guarantees warm and sunny weather and beaches still are not too crowded, so they are at the entire disposal of the kiteboarders who start to [...]

By | Januar 8th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Teen summer camp in Spain 2016

After the Camp is before the next Camp One year of preparation and then the blink of an eye the summer camp has finished. In the previous blog entry we talked about the impact the end of camp has on the staff. Officially Lenguaventura closes down at the end of July but work in the [...]

By | Dezember 7th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments

Teen camp in Tarifa, Spain

Teen camp in Tarifa, Spain What does counselors do after the summer camp has finished and how do they feel? Most people work 8 hours a day. On a normal day, counselors start early in the morning and finish up late at night. And then, all of a sudden, a frightening silence fall over them. [...]

By | November 8th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments