It’s that time of the year again! The festive decorations are down and the last remnants of holiday cheer are fading fast. Our thoughts are turning to the promise of a brand-new year filled with exciting adventures. And what better way to kickstart your travel dreams than by celebrating National Shop for Travel Day on 9th January?

This date is so-called because it’s like the annual starting pistol for holiday planning. Airlines and tour operators are rolling out irresistible deals. So, it’s prime time to snag those discounted tickets and start dreaming of sun-drenched beaches or bustling markets.

But here’s the secret sauce to make your travel experience truly unforgettable – a bit of language fluency! To achieve this, enrolling in a language course could be the game-changer you need.

Here are three key benefits to whet your appetite.

Immersive Experiences

Imagine strolling through the markets of Barcelona, effortlessly haggling for the best paella ingredients. Or ordering a gelato in Rome with the flair of a local. Learning the language adds a layer of richness to your travel experiences, allowing you to connect with the culture on a deeper level.

Confidence on the Go

Navigating a foreign city can be daunting. But you’ll feel like a seasoned traveller with a few language skills up your sleeve. The confidence that comes with language fluency opens doors to hidden gems and authentic experiences, from asking for directions to striking up conversations with locals.

Global Connections

Language opens doors to new friendships. To this end, there’s more to enrolling in a language course than being prepared for your upcoming adventure. In addition, you’ll have the chance to connect with fellow travel enthusiasts in the classroom. Who knows, bonds might be created that extend well beyond your holiday.


At la Academia, you’ll be like a kid in a sweet shop when you see the choice of language courses at our award-winning school. So, get in touch to enroll in the perfect course for you and turn your holiday dreams into a reality.