There is no need to be in love with the States in order to love San Francisco! A model of ethnic diversity and of tolerance, American without going too far, large without being immoderate, cosmopolitan and colourful... "The City that Knows How" awaits you, on the Pacific side, for an unforgettable language study stay in the most beautiful city of the Americas!
Beacon city of the west coast and a jewel of California 600km to the north of Los Angeles, San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities of the United States! During your language training stay in San Francisco, you will discover how much the flame of the beatnik generations still endures. A unique spirit of tolerance which often places San Francisco in the vanguard of the emancipation of minorities and of civil rights. The parades organised for the celebrations of Martin Luther King Day, Halloween, the Chinese New Year, Saint Patrick’s Day or the Cinco de Mayo are a perfect illustration of the art of « living together » that San Francisco cultivates to perfection. An immense human mosaic, SF is a universe in itself, a global village which can bring everything together, including the Hispanic community of Mission, the Irish and Russians of the Richmond District, the Filipinos of Crocker-Amazon, the Vietnamese of Tenderloin, the Japanese, the Chinese…all Americans admit it, it is really good to live in San Francisco! After your English classes in St. Giles, there is no risk of you getting bored. From the Golden Gate Bridge to the beautiful Twin Peaks hills and the Buena Vista Park, as well as Lombard Street, the Victorian elegance of Alamo Square, the trendy galleries of Mission, and the fashionable districts of Castro, Noe Valley and Diamond Heights…the charismatic cultural capital of California abounds with treasures and striking contrasts. So many opportunities to improve your mind, to relax, to go out, to enjoy yourself…and to discover more each day why San Francisco is really « the city that everyone prefers ».