Instituto San Joaquín de Flores
A charming, colorful, and quaint colonial town located 10 miles from San José. A town surrounded by the unparalleled beauty of Costa Rica. Small setting and slower pace of life allow for exceptional opportunities for linguistic and cultural integration. Leisurely strolls through the streets will lead to encounters with friendly people, young and old. Everything can be reached on foot and along the way you'll see historic landmarks and buildings from the 18th century. Discover the culture of the people and the town through fairs, festivals and religious holidays throughout the year. Get a view of true Costa Rican life in the nearby countryside, with coffee plantations and tropical flora. Easy access to National Parks and beautiful beaches. Explore endless opportunities to discover the culture, beauty and history of San Joaquín de Flores and Costa Rica.
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Completion of two years of college-level Spanish Language study