Situated around 50 miles to the south of London, only one hour by train from the centre of the English capital, Brighton is one of the most favourite holiday resorts of the British, with Londoners at the top. And its reputation is not feigned. With a sparkling cocktail of the hustle and bustle of a city and a relaxed coastal atmosphere, Brighton is the ideal destination for combining English studies and the countless pleasures offered by an exceptional seaside resort environment. Beaches as far as the eye can see, a particularly mild climate, the elegant Regency facades, chic shops, trendy galleries, perpetual « tea time » and insomniac discos…it really has something to please everyone! In addition, Brighton is one of the rare British cities that has no need to envy the success of the capital in the field of language training. Each year, to add to the some 20’000 university students, numerous executives, professionals and young members of the working population come to perfect their English in this city with an exciting economic dynamism. The important services sector, including financial and enterprise services, is expanding with the very dynamic creation, new media, biotechnology, medical care and environmental technologies secotrs. The former fishing village, "Brighthelmston" jas transformed itself into a bustling and cosmopolitan city. Just like George IV’s remarkable Royal Pavilion, Brighton presents an incredibly mixed combination of styles and lifestyles. A complex interlacing of four centuries of history and of architectural styles on which lights up a modern life all at once peaceful, coastal, sophisticated, hectic and festive which attracts the most eclectic groups of people. Holiday makers, gentlemen, babas and bobos, new agers, retired people, artists or surfers…all have succumbed to the charms of « London on the sea » ! And you?