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High School Language Study Abroad

Language Learning and Immersion Programs Worldwide for Teens

Language skills and inside knowledge about other cultures through immersion are becoming more and more critical in the globalized world. The best language schools and programs provide total immersion at a formative stage to enhance the learning process combined with activities to make the experience both enjoyable and meaningful.

The younger an individual learns a language within a culture, the more quickly it will be picked up, and the longer such knowledge is retained. Surprising, there is evidence that there are certain key advantages teens have in language acquisition through immersion over children.

Learning another language through immersion is a long-term investment that teen high school students would be wise to make in order to ensure success in every aspect of their future personal, academic, and career endeavors.

SPI High School Study AbroadHigh School Study Abroad with SPI
SPI College Credit Study Abroad — Homestay Immersion
Study abroad and earn college credit this summer in Spain, France, Italy, Mexico, Costa Rica, or Italy! SPI programs truly let you experience the language and culture from an insider's perspective as you live with a local homestay family, travel to amazing sites, take fun classes for college credit, and prepare yourself for college.

Dates: Summer June - July
Costs: $2000-6000 All Inclusive Program Fees!
Contact: SPI Study Abroad, 11149 Research Blvd Suite 100 Austin, TX 78759
Tel: 866-502-7505. Fax: 512-532-0803
Email: info@spiabroad.com
Website: www.spiabroad.com

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Study Italian in Florence, Italy
Study at Accademia Europea di Firence
Accademia Europea di Firenze 
International School of Liberal and Performing Arts

The Accademia Europea di Firenze is one of the main Italian language, art, culture, and music schools in Italy, situated in the heart of historic Florence; founded in 2005 and located in a historical palace built in the Renaissance period of the 1500s. Our method allows students to learn and practice Italian language through their subjects of greatest interest, whether art, music, culture, or cuisine. We include short courses, long courses, academic programs, and bachelors degrees. We offer diverse cultural activities, including cultural exchanges with Italian students, a school soccer team, breakfasts with friends, walking tours, field trips to cities famous for their art, visits to museums and theaters, culinary courses with Tuscan chefs, and much more! During their activities students will practice Italian language in very spontaneous and pleasurable situations.

Dates: Starts every Monday the year round except on holidays.
Contact: Isabel Berger, Accademia Europea di Firenze, Via Cavour, 37. 50129. Florence, Italy.
Tel.:
39 +055 211 599
Email: info@accademiaeuropeafirenze.it
Website: www.italianlanguageflorence.com

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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
China (Beijing, Shanghai — Chinese)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Canada (Montreal, Quebec City — French)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
France (Nice,  Paris Latin, Monaco/Capt Ail, Antibes, Cannes — French)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Switzerland
(Verbier, Montreux & Leysin — French)
(Zug — German)
(Ascona — Italian)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: French Teen Language Vacation in Switzerland; German Teen Language Vacation in Switzerland; Italian Teen Language Vacation in Switzerland
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Austria (Vienna — German)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Germany (Berlin, Munich, Munster — German)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Italy (Lignano — Italian)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Costa Rica (Heredia, Samara — Spanish)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!
Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com
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Teen Language Immersion Vacations WORLDWIDE!
Spain (Barcelona, Granada, Malaga, Madrid, Marbella, Salamanca,  San Sebastian, Taragonna, Seville, Valencia — Spanish)
Enjoy a summer language learning immersion in our worldwide schools, camps and programs with other international teenagers of a similar age. Combine your summer vacation with a language course and enjoy a total language immersion. Our summer language vacations include supervision, cultural and social activities, excursions and much more!

Cost: See website
Dates: See website
Contact: Language Vacation, 1056 Masters Lane, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0 Canada
Tel: Toll Free 1 888 494 3974 / 416 682 0898
Email: info@languagevacation.com
Website: www.teenagerlanguagevacation.com

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Global Leadership Adventures
Mandarin Language & Cultural Immersion for High School Students in China
Take your Mandarin to the next level while experiencing China’s two worlds: one beautifully rural and traditional, the other urban and modern. GLA integrates the Chinese culture and language into many aspects of the program, including cultural activities, community service, and excursions. With Mandarin becoming more important on the global stage, being immersed in the language is a great way to become more fluent. Excursions include a visit to the Great Wall, and the opportunity to visit historical temples and landmarks that are rarely visited by Westerners. Click on our link to learn more!
High School Language Study with GLA in Costa Rica Dates: summer (June, July, August); spring break.
Cost: $3,199 - $4,599
Contact: Global Leadership Adventures, 10509 San Diego Mission Road, Suite A, San Diego, CA  92108
Tel: +1 858-771-0645
Email: info@experienceGLA.com
Website: www.experiencegla.com
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Spanish Immersion for High School Students in Central & South America
Global Leadership Adventures (GLA)
Take your Spanish to the next level while experiencing Costa Rica's breathtaking biodiversity, the Maya culture in Guatemala, or the picturesque scenery of Peru. GLA integrates Spanish into many aspects of the program, including cultural activities, community service, and excursions. On the weekends, you may participate in activities ranging from white-water rafting to cultural dance performances and conversations with local leaders. Spanish speakers of any skill welcome - click on our link to learn more!
Teen summer language immersion in Latin America Dates: summer (June, July, August); spring break.
Cost: $1,799 - $4599
Contact: Global Leadership Adventures, 10509 San Diego Mission Road, Suite A, San Diego, CA  92108
Tel: +1 858-771-0645
Email: info@experienceGLA.com
Website: www.experiencegla.com
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Broadreach Summer Adventures for Middle School, High School and College Students
Since 1993, Broadreach has taken over 12,000 students on their worldwide summer adventure learning programs for middle school, high school and college students. Their 75+ program offerings include marine biology, scuba, sailing, language immersion, medicine, culture, arts, community service, outdoor skills and leadership adventures. Programs are located in 40+ countries including the Caribbean, Central and South America, Canada, Australia, China, India, South Africa, France, Thailand, the Solomon Islands and Fiji. Many Broadreach programs qualify for college credit and all incorporate a community service ranging from 5-55 hours. Multiple certifications including PADI scuba certifications, IYT certifications, and Wilderness First Responder are also offered through many of their programs.
Broadreach academic treks Dates: 14-31 day programs in June, July and August.
Cost: Starting at $3880
Contact: Broadreach, 806 McCulloch Street, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 27603
Tel:
919-256-8200
Email: info@gobroadreach.com
Website: www.gobroadreach.com
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Learn Spanish and Volunteer in Spain
We offer immersion Spanish courses all year round at special prices, jobs in hospitality management all around Spain, affordable internships in different cities throughout Spain, culinary arts in top hotels, field trips for schools and colleges, unpaid volunteer programs, Spanish online courses, and Dele preparation exams.
Learn Spanish in Spain Dates: All year round, any time, any program.
Cost: From US $100 per week.
Contact: Instituto Hemingway, Bailen 5, 2 Dcha. 48003 – Bilbao, Spain.
Tel.: +34 94 416 7901. Fax: +34 94 416 57 48
Email: info@institutohemingway.com
Website: www.institutohemingway.com
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Spanish & Volunteer Summer Camp for Teenagers (10% Last Minute Discount!)
Vibrant city and beachfront locations in Costa Rica with Intercultura!

Work on your Spanish skills AND have fun with our one-week or full two week session Teen Summer Program! A tropical Spanish adventure will be guaranteed. Study at our Heredia City and/ or Samara Beach Campus with day trips, weekend trip (if you choose) and lots of activities. This adventure immerses teenagers in the Spanish language and culture of Costa Rica with: Fun dynamic Spanish classes — Volunteer work experience — Cultural activities and tours — Homestay with local families.
Intercultura summer Spanish language camp in Costa Rica Dates: July 5th to July 19th, camp starting on Sunday.
Cost: One-week prices start at $950, two-week session for $2,500.
Prices include: classes, homestay, all meals, local ground transportation, all excursions & activities, and volunteer placement.
Airfare to/from Costa Rica is not included.
Contact Person: Lindsay LaVelle – Group Coordinator
Toll-free tel.:
1-8448-SPANISH
Email: groups@samaralanguageschool.com / studyspanish@interculturacostarica.com
Website: www.interculturacostarica.com/teen-spanish-summer
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Abbey Road Overseas Programs
Summer language and cultural immersion programs are offered for high school students in France, Italy, Spain, and Greece.

Contact: 8904 Rangely Avenue, West Hollywood, CA 90048. Tel.888-462-2239; info@goabbeyroad.com; www.goabbeyroad.com.

AISICOM Spanish Programs for High School Students
Courses specially designed for teenagers to enjoy learning Spanish in a fun and interactive way. The program for under 18’s consists of Spanish tuition in the morning and different cultural or sporting activities organized by a tutor in the afternoon. Participants live with selected families and, on weekends, can join optional excursions organized by AISICOM in cooperation with the best local tourist operators.

Contact: informes@aisicom.com, www.aisicom.com.

ATOLL Juniors
Learn French in France, Ages 6-17

Youth programs, summer camps, immersion camps, and holiday courses at French language destinations including Antibes, Cannes, Nice, Biarritz, Hyères, Paris, Provence, and the French Riviera

Visit: www.atoll-france.com

Centre Méditerranéen d'Etudes Françaises
Study French at The International Campus at the Doorstep of Monaco
The CMEF is located in the South of France, at the heart of the French Riviera, between Nice and Monaco - Monte Carlo. An international school with a long tradition on French language courses: teenage summer camps; French courses for teachers and adults; language and educational stays for middle and high schools or university groups all year round; cultural and artistic programs. A three hectare campus overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.

Contact: centremed@monte-carlo.mc, www.centremed.monte-carlo.mc

CIEE
Gap Year and High School Abroad Programs
Language / Culture / Challenge
Students on CIEE High School and Gap Year Abroad programs will find themselves looking at the world and their own culture from a new perspective with language and cultural fluency, leadership skills, and an international experience that will stand out in the college application process.
CIEE offers summer, semester, and year-long Gap Year and High School Abroad programs in 11 countries. Our programs offer accelerated language growth through classes and immersion into a foreign community and the opportunity to live with a host family.

Contact: gapyear@ciee.org, www.ciee.org/high-school-study-abroad/

Documentary Filmmaking and Cultural Immersion in Spain
Study abroad in Cádiz, Spain this summer for 2½ weeks and create a documentary digital movie! Learn filmmaking while living with a host family, taking Spanish language classes, visiting Portugal and other sites in Andalusia. iD Tech Camps provides one camera and editing system per student.

Visit: www.internaldrive.com/spain/

EarthConnect
Spanish Immersion Program and Vacation

Many of our Spanish immersion programs for school groups choose to participate in home stays with local families in order to improve Spanish language skills and truly understand what life is like in a different culture. Students have told us afterwards that it was the part of the trip they were most nervous about, but in the end, it was the stand-out highlight of their expedition! We work with you to customize an itinerary that fits your educational objectives and comfort levels.

Contact: requests@costaricanadventures.com, www.chillexpeditions.com/immersion

The Experiment in International Living
The Experiment has offered transformational learning experiences for over 70 years. Summer programs, from three to five weeks, are available for high school students in more than 25 countries worldwide. Experimenters focus on themes such as community service, language study, travel, peace studies, ecology, the arts, or outdoor adventure. Homestays, experiential learning, and language immersion are part of the programs.

Contact: eil@worldlearning.org, www.experimentinternational.org

Edu-Culture Immersion
High School Summer Study Abroad Language Programs in Spain & France
Organizes group and individual Study Abroad programs in France and Spain for high school students. Authentic French or Spanish learning experience. Volunteer host family immersion is a component of every program. ECI also offers the opportunity to earn university credit through one of their internationally recognized language schools. ECI arranges host family programs in the US for European students, and customized programs to Europe and Costa Rica for school groups.

Contact: Edu-Culture Immersion (ECI), P.O. Box 2692, Berkeley, CA 94702; info@educulture.org; educulture.org

Eduespaña
AP Spanish Literature Program for High School Students

The Spanish Literature Program for High School Students in CEELE-accredited Schools are organized by Eduespaña and sponsored by the Education Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Visit: ap-spanish.eduespa.org

France Langue in Nice
Junior French Language Program for Ages 14-17 with Tennis or Multi-Activities

French lessons: 20 lessons per week (15 hours); Tennis or Multi-activities sessions. See website for details.

Contact: www.france-langue.com/contact/, www.france-langue.com

Institute of Modern Spanish/Instituto de Español Moderno
Spanish Language and Mexican Cultural Immersion
Located in the doorway to the Mayan culture and weekend beach excursion, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico is home to the Institute of Modern Spanish since 1995. Spanish language immersion programs with unique integrated lessons. Full immersion homestays.

Contact: 4merida@modernspanish.com, www.modernspanish.com.

La Catalina Natural Language School
Language School and Teen Travel/Study Program
La Catalina School is located on the beautiful coast of Jalisco, Mexico. We offer 1-4 week courses, as well as extended studies for individuals and small high school, university or adult groups of all levels. In addition to daily classes, unique opportunities are offered to learn Spanish outside the classroom through participating in activities with the local people such as volunteer work, homestays and community events, guided ecology tours & more. In their free time, students enjoy the sunny weather, beaches and tropical ambience. A recent program addition is our children's Spanish camp for kid’s ages 5-12 years of age.

Contact: la_catalina@hotmail.com, www.lacatalinaschool.com

La Giraudiere
Summer Camp for Learning French
A boys summer camp Combining a French language program with activities and excursions for teenagers between the age of 13 to 19 years of age where you will learn French in France while experiencing the adventures of traveling abroad to a foreign country. This is a summer camp holiday experience that will stay with you for the rest of your life.

Contact: info@lagiraudiere.com, www.lagiraudiere.com/summer_camp_boys.html

Language Link
Represents Spanish language schools in Spain and Latin America with programs for teens.

Contact: P.O. Box 3006, Peoria, IL 61612; 800-552-2051, 309-692-2961; info@langlink.com, www.langlink.com.

Languages Plus
Language immersion programs in France, England, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Malta.

Contact: North American Enrollment Office, 386 Ontario St., Toronto, ON, M5A 2V7, Canada; 888-526-4758, 416-925-7117; fax 416-925-5990; info@languagesplusabroad.com, www.LanguagesPlusAbroad.com.

Language Studies International (LSI)
Spanish courses in Spain or Mexico, French in France, Italian in Italy, and German in Germany or Switzerland.

Visit: www.lsi.edu

Learn Italian in Italy
Italian language courses in Florence and Milan, summer school for juniors in Lignano. Cultural courses, vocational programmes, internship program.

Contact: mailing@linguaviva.it, www.linguaviva.it

MexArt in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Summer Art and Spanish Teen Program
One month art, Spanish and cultural immersion program for students finishing the 8th - 12th grades. Art areas: painting, drawing, photography, ceramics, silver jewelry. All Spanish levels welcome. Highly supervised and structured program particularly suitable as a first study abroad experience. Also a Summer Dance and Spanish Teen Program.One month dance, Spanish and cultural immersion program for students finishing the 9th - 11th grades. Dance areas: hip hop, jazz, modern, ballet, Latin dance, folkloric dance. All Spanish levels welcome. Highly supervised and structured program particularly suitable as a first study abroad experience.

Visit: www.gomexart.com

MB International Summer Camp in Lignano, Italy
For students who are looking for a broader experience of life in a foreign country, Nacel International offers High school programs during a term, a semester or a full academic year. Students will mainly live in a host family or choose a residence and attend a public or private high school, giving them the opportunity to learn about another culture and improve their language skills.

Contact: info@mbscambi.com, www.mbscambi.com/incoming.

Nacel Open Door
Nacel Open Door is a nonprofit organization dedicated to international understanding and language education. American students ages 16 to 18 live with a family and attend school for either a trimester, semester or school year in one of 8 countries: Argentina, France, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, or Spain. Summer programs are also available. Application and program fees. Scholarships available.

Contact: info@nacelopendoor.org, nacelopendoor.org.

Putney Student Travel
Language Learning France
Immerse yourself in French language and culture as you explore the cosmopolitan cities and off-the-beaten-track villages of France on this summer language immersion program for high school students. Work alongside traditional Breton shopkeepers in a coastal village, learn to make artisanal truffles from a French chocolatier, savor high culture and hidden neighborhoods in the City of Light, go zip-lining and canyoning in the Alps, and spend a homestay week becoming part of a French family.
Language Learning Spain
Immerse yourself in Spanish language and culture on this active summer language program in Spain for high school students. Visit renowned art museums and explore ancient castles and palaces, learn to surf on Spain’s northern coast, hike and horseback ride in the Picos de Europa mountains, and pair up with a local teenager for a language exchange and day stay.

Contact: 345 Hickory Ridge Rd., Putney, VT 05346; 802-387-5000; info@goputney.com, goputney.com.

Rassias Language Programs Abroad
Offers French, Spanish and Italian study and homestay programs for high school students. Tours and Arles, France; Gijón, Segovia, and Pontevedra, Spain; Orte, Italy. Instruction uses the famed Rassias Method® developed by Prof. John Rassias of Dartmouth College.

Visit: www.rassias.com.

Sol Abroad
Spanish Immersion in Argentina
Learn Spanish in the most fascinating city in South America...Buenos Aires, Argentina. Wander the bustling streets and grand avenues of the city and explore the numerous historic neighborhoods. Experience the enchanting nightlife that the cosmopolitan city is famous for — tango clubs, cafés, and world-class theater
Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica
Take intensive Spanish classes and electives while living with a host family and taking in all that the people and culture of Costa Rica have to offer! Explore the verdant cloud forests and tropical coastlines of the Central American country while studying Spanish in the colonial city of Heredia.
Spanish Immersion in Mexico
Study Spanish in Oaxaca City, Mexico, a colonial city with hip cafes, art galleries, and a live music scene. Experience the colonial charms of this highland city surrounded by lush mountains and indigenous villages. Oaxaca is one of the most unique cities in Mexico. It is an ideal location for language immersion and exploring the pre-Hispanic past of the area.
Spanish Immersion in Spain
Study Spanish in Granada, one of the most fascinating cities in Southern Spain, located high in the Sierra Nevada mountains and less than 1 hour from Mediterranean beaches. Explore the narrow, cobblestone streets of the Muslim quarter, the Albaycin. Wander the passageways of the monumental Alhambra Palace or enter the white-washed caves of the Gypsies and experience the passion of a flamenco performance!

Contact: info@solabroad.com, www.solabroad.com

Verbum Novum GmbH
Summer Camps for juniors in Mainz, Berlin and Munich!
Learn German and have fun! German course, accommodations, full board, daily leisure program included.

Contact: info@verbumnovum.de, www.verbumnovum.de

VISIONS Service Adventures
Visions offers culture and language immersion programs for teens in the Caribbean, North, Central, and South America, and Cambodia with an emphasis on volunteer service and exploration. See their website for more information on specific countries, dates, and costs.

Contact: info@VisionsServiceAdventures.com, VisionsServiceAdventures.com

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