Educational Travel, Tours, and Learning Vacations in Asia
Travel and Study in China with Keats School! Enjoy your vacation in the Spring City of China
Beautiful sunshine, clean air, blue sky, spring all year round, flowers everywhere, nice weather, YES, Kunming is your destination!
Study & Tour Program combines professional one-on-one Chinese courses and exciting excursions in Kunming city, providing students an opportunity to polish Chinese skills and gain insights of Chinese culture and local features. Learn Chinese in China, travel in China, unique teaching methods, highly qualified Chinese teachers, comfortable studying environment, YES, Keats School is the one you will be spending vacation at!
Dates: Start anytime.
Contact: Zier Liu, Vice President, Keats School, 84 Dongfengdong Road, Guolian Building 16C, Kunming, Yunnan, China 650041
Phone: 86-871-3128853, 1-617-233-6737
| Center For Study Abroad (CSA) — Low Cost Programs
Chiang Mai University — Thai Studies — Monthly
Study Thai language and culture in Chiang Mai, Thailand. 3 week sessions offered each month, year-around (Jan - Dec). 3 hrs per day of classes, 15 hrs per week. Open to all students and adults worldwide. Minimum age 16 yrs. Culture topics include: Buddhism, the Wai, Social Etiquette, and more. Housing is included in student apartments on campus. 2- 4 college credit can be earned. Transcript Certificate issued by the University. Low cost. See CSA website for details and to register. Join us !
Contact: Center for Study Abroad (CSA)
Tel.: (206) 583-8191
Discover China with Academic Explorers
Embark on an exploration of China through the intensive study of martial arts and Mandarin Chinese. Guided by experienced instructors, participants will quickly grasp the core foundations of the Mandarin language and learn to apply their skills outside of the classroom in the vibrant metropolis of Beijing, China. Classes are taught exclusively in Mandarin using immersion methodology and inspire a lifelong interest in the world's oldest continuous civilization.
Through Academic Explorers, participants gain exclusive access to personalized martial arts instruction led by renowned masters and past national champions. In keeping with centuries-old training methods, students learn the cultural traditions that are essential to martial arts: Chinese philosophy and Traditional Chinese Medicine. Classes are combined with seminars and cultural excursions in and around Beijing.
No previous knowledge of the Chinese language or martial arts is necessary to participate in our programs. Highlights include
- Intensive daily classes in Mandarin Chinese
- Exclusive access to world-class martial arts instruction
- Accommodation in one of Beijing's most historic neighborhoods
- Visits to must-see destinations such as the Great Wall and the Forbidden City
- A guided excursion to the legendary Shaolin Temple, the birthplace of martial arts (Semester students only)
Get in2 China Group
Intensive Chinese Language and Culture Program in Beijing and Shanghai, China
The program involves 20 hours per week of Chinese language in small groups of 3 to 5 persons. Designed for people who want to get "deeper" into language and culture, or have some future plans about China. Our first Chinese language school was established in Beijing in 2003. Over the last few years, we have had the pleasure of hosting more than two thousand students from over 40 different countries coming to learn Chinese in China. This has been made possible by our dedication to providing the highest quality language programs for students wishing to study in China.
Southeast Asia Semester — 9 weeks
Travel through the diverse and friendly Buddhist countries of Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia. Experience hands-on volunteer work, opportunities for meaningful connections with local people, and gaining knowledge of Southeast Asia’s history, societies and environments, plus cultural insights and incredible adventures set amidst dramatic landscapes.
Contact: Rachel Sanson — Program Director, 30 Iwa Road, Nelson, 07010, New Zealand; 1-800-655-3415; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.pacificdiscovery.org.
Multi-Country Adventure in Asia
Youth International offers a unique program that combines international travel, volunteer work, homestays with families in a variety of socio-economic settings, and exciting outdoor adventures. Small teams, led by 2 experienced leaders, backpack through 3 countries over the course of 3 months. The Asia program explores Nepal, India, and Thailand. You will trek in the Himalayas, visit the Taj Mahal, do volunteer work in rural villages, and live with local families.
Contact: Youth International, 2319 Woodbury Lane, Evergreen, CO, 80439 USA; tel. 1-720-270-3323; info@youthinternational;org, www.youthinternational.org.
Vijnana Kala Vedi Cultural Centre: Learn Indian Arts/languages and Teach English
The Vijnana Kala Vedi Centre—India welcomes Artists, Students, Researchers and even Cultural enthusiasts or Off beat Tourists to Experience Indian Culture through the learning of Indian Arts, Crafts and Languages and also by Teaching English.