French courses for Adults

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French courses for adults in Paris

Paris

Paris

Paris, mythical city...

Paris is without a doubt one of the most beautiful cities in the world, the capital of France, of art, of fashion.
There are a million things to do and see in Paris and no matter how long you plan to learn French there, it'll never be long enough: Climb to the top of the Eiffel Tower, walk down the Avenue Champs Elysees, visit the Louvre Museum, go to Euro Disney, enjoy the parks, gardens, boutiques ...

What to do in Paris ?

Activities

  • There is nothing you can't do in Paris: There are tours (on foot, by bus, by river barge called "bateaux-mouches"), theme parks (Asterix Park and Euro Disney), concerts (international artists and operas), shows (Moulin Rouge, Crazy Horse, Theaters), shopping, international sports events...

Going out

  • Paris is the perfect place for going out. With its restaurants, nightclubs, cafes and shows, everyone finds something they enjoy at anytime of the day or night.

Sports

  • For those who like sport, just about every activity is available in Paris with the exception of some water sports.

Culture

  • The city of Paris has a cultural life that is second to none and these are some of the most well known attractions: The Louvre museum, The "Chateau de Versailles", The Rodin Museum, The Branly Museum, and The Pompidou Center. In Paris, you will also find classes on French cuisine and wine production.

Events

  • To name just a few: Concerts, shows, the French Open tennis tournament also known as the "Roland Garros", soccer matches and other sporting events, fashion shows, exhibitions, the "A Night at the Museum" event also known as "White Nights", the "Paris Lights Up Paris", sales, the International Agricultural Show…
Practical information

How can I get around Paris ?

  • Metro subway, RER and tram : With almost 400 stations, the Paris Metro Subway is one of the most practical ways to get around Paris. The R.E.R. trains run between 6:00 AM and 12:30 PM and the Metro Subway between 5:30 AM and 1:15 AM, and until 2:15 AM on Fridays, Saturdays, and Holidays.
  • Bus : Buses travel across the Paris region in every direction with close to 300 lines. The buses run from 7:00 AM to 8:30 PM.
  • The "Noctilien" bus line: These buses replace the Metro Subway and R.E.R. from 12:30 AM to 5:30 AM.
  • The "Open Tour" bus line: Open tour buses have four bus routes and cover the capital all day long offering guided tours in 8 languages. They run from 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM making many stops along the way and they pass by every 10 to 25 minutes.
  • Distances :
    → 1h-2h by plane from most European capitals,
    → Accessible by train from all of Europe,
    → Direct flights from around the world,
    → 8h by plane from New York,
    → 3h40mn from Moscow.
A few facts and figures

Average temperature

  • Winter 4-7 °C (39-44 °F)
  • Spring 10-17 °C (50-62 °F)
  • Summer 16-19 °C (60-66 °F)
  • Fall 12-5 °C (53-41 °F)

Average prices

  • 1,5/2 € an expresso
  • 5 € a sandwich
  • 15 € a daily specials
  • 9 € a cinema ticket
WHY CHOOSE THE CIA?
  • 30 years’ experience of teaching French as a Foreign Language.
  • School approved by the French Government (the Ministry of Youth and Sport and the Ministry of Education).
  • A wide choice of courses, flexible dates, prices that suit your needs.
  • A 97% success rate at the DELF examinations, proves the excellence of our teaching team.
  • A dream destination with its deep blue sea and 300 days of sunshine a year.
  • Some 100,000 students have already put their trust in us !
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