Asana is a family school located in Cahersiveen. The advantage of this place is the presence of a healthy and happy environment in which students can develop their language skills not only during classes but also through a number of alternative activities.
Program directors guarantee a warm welcome to all students.
The school is located less than 1 km from the center of Kersivin and has a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains and the ocean.
The ring of Kerry is a touristic circuit located in the County of Kerry, at the South-West of Ireland.
It is perhaps one of the most picturesque areas of Ireland, where you can enjoy marine film views, secluded white sand beaches and mountains surrounded by mist.
It is called ring because it is a circle that begins in Killarney, flanking the Iveragh peninsula and passing through Kenmare, Sneem, Waterville, Cahersiveen and Killorglin, before returning to Killarney again from the south, bordering the Lakes of Killarney and the Killarney National Park. Killarney.
With 2000 inhabitants, Cahersiveen is a safe and perfect place for an English course abroad. The area which surrounded the city is full of celtic remains. Few would disagree that this area, nestled between the mountains of Kerry and the Atlantic Ocean, is home to some of Ireland's most beautiful and spectacular scenery. The city is especially famous for its wonderful mountainous and coastal landscape. The program of boat trips, walks and excursions is designed to take full advantage of this.
Many picturesque villages such as Waterville and Portmagee are close to Cahersiveen, and the larger towns of Killarney and Tralee are only an hour away.
The classes at school are fun and different. The objective of the course is to develop communication skills and encourage self-expression through fun and enjoyable activities by integrating traditional classroom classes with music, drama, dance, poetry, games and movement classes.
Two afternoons a week, on Tuesdays and Thursdays, students perform activities within the school facilities and can choose between different programs:
In each class, there is an average of eight students and a maximum of twelve.
Dates of the beginning of the program: 3 weeks, starting the classes on Monday:
Arrival to the accommodation place on Sunday (preferably) or Saturday before the start of the course.
The Killarney National Park, designated World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO, is located next to the city of Killarney. It was the first national park established in Ireland and encompasses more than 102.89 km2 of diverse ecology, including Killarney lakes, oak and shingle forests, and mountain peaks. In addition, we can find herds of red deer, the only ones that can be found in Ireland.
Killarney was named the "best-maintained city in Ireland" in 2007. It is located at the foot of a mountain range that is home to the highest peak in Ireland, it has the St. Mary's Cathedral, the Ross medieval castle, the Muckross mansion and abbey, and the Torc waterfall.
It is a tourist and industrial center, linked to the sea by means of a canal, located in a bay overlooking the sea and the mountains that extend to the west. The city has many monuments that bear witness to its more than eight centuries of history, such as the Kerry The Kingdom Museum, Saint John's Church, the Town Park or the Siamsa Tíre Theater.
On Valentia Island, you will find the Geokaun Mountain and the cliffs of Fogher, the Glanleam House, which contains some famous subtropical gardens and an Island Heritage Center, which offers information on geology, human history, natural and industrial island, as well as exhibitions about the telegraph station.
The school will arrange for the accommodation of students in carefully selected host families.
Families will offer all the facilities. Students will also be encouraged to practice at home what they learn at school and with the help of their families they will complete a project based on an Irish theme.
Most families live within walking distance of the school. You can also arrange accommodation in houses in the countryside and farms.
In cases when student accommodation is far away (more than 20 minutes walk from the school), a free private bus will be organized.
The accommodation is on a full board basis, which is breakfast and dinner at the house and packed lunch.
Availability: 12/05 - 14/09/2019
Room Type: Single or double
School distance: appproximately 30 minutes
Check-in: Saturday or Sunday
Deposit fee: No