Learn German in Berlin: Location
Berlin appeals to German language learners of all ages, abilities and past CESA Languages students have always enjoyed their programmes in this most fascinating and ever-changing city. The language college satisfies a wide range of German course requirements from short, one-week German revision courses to long-term, Languages for Life and Academic Year programmes.
Since the demolition of the wall in 1989, Berlin has become a significant force, both politically and socially, in German life. The combination of its rich history, combined with a dynamic, enthusiasm for the future, makes this city a fabulous destination for any language student.
Home to 3 1/2 million people it caters for all tastes, with literally hundreds of galleries, cinemas, museums and theatres to explore, not to mention innumerable cafes, bars, clubs and restaurants. Whatever your interests, Berlin will delight, whether you have only one week to spare or plan on attending an Academic Year language programme of 24 weeks+.
The excellent public transportation system makes it an easy city to explore. So whether you wish to see Checkpoint Charlie, the artists’ quarter of Prenzlauer Berg, enjoy the beauty of Berlin’s parks and gardens or shop till you drop in the luxurious “Mile of Shops” along Kurfurstendamm, all is within easy reach.
Berlin has a real mix of culinary styles to offer the visitor. The local cuisine is simple and is drawn from home-made recipes, such as the fried meat loaf know as “Boulette”, you can also try “Currywurst” a favourite fast food option, or the Turkish “Doner”. Every sort of food from Chinese meals to afternoon cakes, all day breakfasts to award winning restaurants are available throughout the city.