FRENCH CLASSES IN PEZENAS
Pézenas is a small town of about 9,000 inhabitants, located between Béziers and Montpellier, 20 minutes from the Mediterranean Sea. Its well preserved pedestrian historic center and picturesque narrow streets make it a must see in the Hérault region. All year round you will find craftsmen, antique dealers, festivals and events.
Your French class will be held every morning in a beautiful venue in the center of the city . Visits of the city and the area will be organized for you in the afternoon.
The discovery of the historic heart of this former fair town, home of Molière and his illustrious theater, is an enchantment, a return to history.
Close to the vineyards, it is also a starting point to discover the wines of Languedoc: Pézenas, Picpoul de Pinet, Faugères and Vin de pays.
You will also discover the food specialties as the berlingots of Pézenas and the small artisanal pâtés of Pézenas. You will find numerous restaurants, snack bars, ice-cream shops, bakeries, pastry shops in the town center.
Our team will take care of you and will offer global and personalized care and support.
I will be your teacher for the whole week.
We will practice, practice and practice.
During the class, you will put into practice your French skills (vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation) in an effective practical and fun course for adults using communicative games tailor-made by me.
My aims : that you speak French more than me during the class and that you enjoy interacting and communicating.
And you will have access to my online learning platform to get prepared before your trip!
We will also learn a lot about French culture and you will be able to practice in the afternoon what you’ve learnt in the morning with real French people, while visiting very typical places of the area.
Located in Pézenas in the heart of the city of Molière, the Ursuline Convent is a haven of peace and quiet in Pezenas.
Built in the 19th century, the former covent is in the city center and also close to the countryside with many picturesque rivers, and is surrounded by countless vineyards offering wines for all tastes.
The convent welcomes you with its five charming apartments an garden and a swimming pool. Each apartment is fully equipped with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on the upper floor and 1 bedroom in the mezzanine.
You will sharing the apartements, and you will be able to choose if you share or not your bedroom/bathroom and which kind of room you want. The price will be calculated according to your choice.
You can have a look at the website of the Ursulines by clicking HERE
Classes will be held in the conference room of the venue itself.
Meals will be prepared by our team : French breakfast with croissants and baguette, coffee breaks in the morning, traditional midday meals from the south of France, prepared with local and quality products. The meals are taken together in a room of the Ursuline former covent.
In the evening, you will be able to go and eat in the beautiful city of Pezenas.
In the afternoon, you will be able discover the typical French culture of the area.
Our team have organized a great program for you. There will be at least one activity per day from Monday to Friday, you will speak French all teh time and we will help you for that.
The program of visits below is an example that may be subject to change.
a guided tour of the city of Pezenas, in French, with our team.
a visit to a local winery,
Trip to Bessan, visit to the mill of Mont Ramus and tasting of olive oil with a producer of olive oil,
a visit of the city of Sète with or team, and visit of the Thau pond with its famous oyster production, oyster tasting (for those who want to taste),
An escape game in French with our team,
A peaceful hike to the Mourèze cirque and visit of the Salagou lake,
Discovery of local markets and food.