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English Culture Burst
(for older adults who feel young!)

A fun-filled 4-day mix of English classes and cultural activities for the over-50s (suitable for adults with all levels of English language ability)

Key Learning Outcomes:
Fun! Fun! Fun!

Conversational English. Participants will improve their English through 8 hours of fun English classes with plenty of time to practice your conversation during the activities. We want to immerse you in different aspects of Irish culture.

English and Activities

Participants enjoy total immersion while staying with a welcoming host family. The weekend starts on Thursday evening when students are introduced to their host family. On Friday morning, we have a fun and practical English class and again on Friday afternoon. Then the activities begin on Friday evening!

For the May bank holiday weekend we celebrate the arrival of Summer with Feile na Bealtaine in Dingle – plenty of song, dance, music, poetry, art and fun. Two full days of activities! Back to class on Monday morning before departure on Monday afternoon.

For the August bank holiday weekend we will enjoy the outdoors with some hiking & sightseeing. We do want you to relax so the activities are moderately easy.

For the October weekend we are back in Dingle for the famous Dingle Food festival. Two days of exploring and relishing local food – fabulous!

Hotel and B&B accommodation available (please enquire with us for more details).

Culture Burst

Tralee Food Festival

The Tralee Food Festival is a culinary celebration that delights the senses and showcases the rich gastronomic heritage of this charming Irish town.

Held annually, it brings together food enthusiasts, both local and from afar, for a delectable journey through the flavors of County Kerry. From artisanal cheeses to fresh seafood caught in the nearby waters, the festival offers a mouthwatering array of dishes that highlight the region's finest ingredients.

Whether you're a passionate foodie or simply curious to explore the tastes of Ireland, the Tralee Food Festival is a delightful experience that fosters a sense of community and appreciation for the diverse culinary traditions that define this vibrant corner of the Emerald Isle.