Student numbers and weeks at Spanish language schools in Spain have displayed another year of steady growth, cementing an industry-wide trend of recovery after being hit by the economic crisis in 2013.
The private spanish language market in Spain has reported sluggish results from last year after unexpected growth in 2012. According to the annual survey carried out by the Federación de Escuelas de Español como Lengua Extranjera the sector has seen a 5% decrease in student weeks.
A new three-star hotel for students, complete with all the hotel amenities, a restaurant and gym, has been opened in the heart of Barcelona by Don Quijote. Hotel dQ is offering students a higher-end accommodation option while studying in the Catalan city.
The beats of salsa music and 1960s cars provide a backdrop to the courses offered at Estudio Sampere's newest school in Havana, Cuba. Opened in January, the school is an existing operation that has entered into an agreement with Estudio Sampere, which is also in Spain and Ecuador.