English language immersion programs in the USA.
Home tuition programme
Includes 1 week full board accommodation and private language lessons.
1. Add leisure options to your Home Tuition Programme
+ General Activities
Includes the accompanied activities (such as cooking, shopping, bowling, mini-golf, visits of local places of interest etc..) and the related costs
5hrs activities/ week
10hrs activities/ week
15hrs activities/ week
20hrs activities/ week
+ Cultural Visits
Includes the accompanied visits, transport & entrance fees where applicable
3 cultural visits/ week
4 cultural visits/ week
5 cultural visits/ week
Includes 3 sessions (unless mentioned otherwise), transport, equipment & entrance fees where applicable
Tennis L.A., Orlando, Chicago
Golf L.A., San Diego, Chicago
Horse Riding L.A., San Diego
Surfing Hawaii, L.A. (2x 2hrs)
Surf camp San Diego (5 half days)
Includes transport, equipment & entrance fees where applicable
Full day San Diego Lego Land, Safari Zoo Park or Sea World
Full day Chicago Six Flags amusement park
Wine tasting San Francisco trip to Napa Valley
Full day L.A. Disneyland or Universal studios or Knott's Berry Farm
Full day Orlando Disneyworld, Sea World or Harry Potter Universal
2. Personalise your Home Tuition Programme with other options
+ Business, Professional & Specialised/ week
+ Exam & academic preparation/ week
+ Private Bathroom/ week
+ Closer supervision/ week
+ Superior homestay/ week
+ Christmas or New Year/ week
+ 10 online lessons/ week
+ Extra night
+ One way transfer service from nearest airport
+ One way transfer service from Newark Int'l airport (N.Y.)
Lifestyle homestay programme (NEW)
Includes 1 week full board accommodation, the selected accompanied activities and the related costs. No lessons
3 activities from list B
1 activity from list A + 2 activities from list B
2 activites from list A + 1 activity from list B
2 activities from list A + 2 activities from list B
3 activities from list A + 1 activity from list B
+ List A
Afternoon tea or country pub (18+) experience, arts & crafts session, activities such as bowling, mini-golf, karting, ice skating etc. attending a show, sports event or ball game, learning a traditional dance, cinema/ theatre outing, visiting a museum or art gallery, aquarium tour or wildlife park, attending a race course, discovering a town on a bus tour.
+ List B
Cooking/ baking with your host, shopping with your host, filmography, conversation practice & debates, board games, nature walks, pick-your-own farm, attending a local festival or event, street or farmers market, outdoor outing (beach, picnic, lake etc), exploring the historic downtown, local villages or places of interest, volunteering for a cause you care about or getting involved in a community project.
Lessons only programme
Family, parents or friends programme
Millennium Park sightseeing, Navy Pier, Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago History Museum, Magnificent Mile Shopping, Museum of Contemporary Photography, festival or seasonal event, Chicago Cultural Centre, Design Museum, DePaul Art Museum
Tour of Iolani Palace, King Kamehameha’s statue, Mission homes tour and museum, Kawaiahao Church and grounds, Governor’s Mansion (if available) and the historic Chinatown district
Los Angeles Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, The planes of Fame Air Museum, Museum of Art, Discovery Science Centre, Surfing Museum, Getty Center/Getty Villa Museum, Aquarium of the Pacific, Queen Mary Ocean Liner Tour, Shopping in Beverly Hills or Hollywood
Metromover Ride, Little Havana & Calle Ocho, Museum of Art & Design, Lincoln Road Mall Shopping, Perez Art Museum & downtown, Wynwood Street Art, Artechouse & Miami Beach, Vizcaya & Coconut Grove
Boston (New England)
Museum of Science, Aquarium, Museum of Fine Arts, Campus Tour, Museum at Harvard, MIT Museum, Boston Tea Party Museum, local museum depending on family location
Birch Aquarium, Gia Institute (exhibits of gems & jewellery), Museum of making Music, Agua Hedionda Discovery Center, Sightseeing trolley tour (San Diego Harbor, Historic Gaslamp Quarter, Balboa park visitor center, Coronado Island, Old Town historic park), Boat on wheels (tour through San Diego Street + cruise on San Diego’s bay)
Golden Gate bridge, California Academy of Sciences, De Young Museum, China Town, Legion of Honor, Twin Peaks, Alcatraz Island,Fisherman’s Wharf & Pier 39, Aquarium of the Bay, Exploratorium,The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Asian Art Museum, Lombard Street, The Painted Ladies, Japanese Tea Garden, Union Square & Street
1 ) Rockefeller Center to St Patrick’s Cathedral down 5th Ave to Abercrombie & Fitch and Museum of Modern Art .
2 ) Wall Street Financial District to the Wall Street Bull , visit of the National Museum of the American Indian , Staten Island Ferry to view Statue of Liberty .
3 ) Central Park to John Lennon Memorial ’Strawberry Fields’ & Dakota Building , Natural History Museum .
4 ) Shopping in 34th Street , view Empire State Building , Macy’s Department Store and Madison Square Garden .Shopping in 34th Street , view Empire State Building , Macy’s Department Store
5 ) Chinatown & Little Italy .
6 ) Harlem : Harlem Heritage Tourism & Cultural Center , 125th Street shops and Apollo Theatre