EXPLORE BARCELONA, IMMERSE YOURSELF IN THE CULTURE
AND MAKE NEW FRIENDS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
We have a really vibrant atmosphere here at Speakeasy, where you get much more than just a great education. As a part of our immense learning program, we offer our students an exciting Activities Program!
On our activities we also practice real life Spanish, but don't worry; all our activities are available from A1 level.
We offer several activities EVERY WEEK and we try to differentiate them as much as possible, mixing a bit of culture with fun and exciting activities... a little something for everyone.
Examples of these Activities include Parties, go and watch Barcelona FC at Camp Nou, Bike Tours, Beach Days, Wine Tours, Tapas & Paella Cooking Classes, Boat Trips, Gaudi Tours, Weekend Tours to Madrid/Ibiza/Zaragoza/Valencia/France/Ski-trips to Andorra and MUCH MUCH MORE!
Anything special YOU want to do or see in Barcelona? Just tell us and we will make sure you won’t miss anything.
Get ready to make LOTS of friends from around the World with Speakeasy!
Please click here for some examples of activities included in your Spanish course.
“The Bunkers”: This is situated on one of the highest hills of Barcelona and got a spectacular view from the top. One of or frequent activities Speakeasy does is to hike up the top for a sunset picnic and enjoy the view over all of Barcelona.
Magic fountain show: Plaza España is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Barcelona, especially the Magic Fountain show that is held there several days a week. This is an activity for the students who wants to experience this great show with a crowd. Usually afterwards, we go to the nearest vermouth-bar. Once a week we try to offer the students a cultural experience and this is one of them!
Cuitadella Park: This is a beautiful park in the heart of Barcelona, where we get together to have picnics or to play some sports and try to interact in Spanish.
Beach Volleyball: During the warmer months we do this activity once every second week. Usually everybody brings food, drinks, bathing suits and it is always a well spent day at the beach.
Beach Workout: The beach of Barcelona is perfect for a good workout. So once in a while we meet up at the beach, we have a warm up run and then I lead a Functional training program.
Beach Cinema: During summer months “Lluire a la platja” offers free cinematic experience right on the beach. We love to get together once every two weeks to hang out, by snacks, drinks and enjoy the amazing summer nights with great movies/documentaries.
Mundo Lingo: This is a great “intercambio” event for students who wants to practice their Spanish outside of school. The event is open to all nationalities and languages and the students can talk about anything they like. You don´t have to be an advanced speaker - it’s for all levels!
Museums: Every first Sunday of the month it is free entry to a lot of Barcelona´s leading museums. We usually meet up outside school and walk together to one of all the interesting museums. Examples of these are the Picasso museum, MACBA, CCCB and the chocolate museum.
General Events: Barcelona in general offers a lot of interesting events/celebrations that are completely for free. We are constantly updated with the happenings, therefore many activities are based on events that are currently taking place in Barcelona. Examples of such festivals are La Mercé, Tres Reyes, Fiesta Mayor Gracia and October fest.
Flamenco show: With its origin in the south of Spain, flamenco dance and music is one of the most famous and important art forms of Spain. A flamenco show is something everyone should experience when they come to Barcelona.
Price ≈ 10€
Piknic Électronik: a weekly electronic music day festival which takes place every Sunday during the summer in Barcelona, on top of the hill Montjuic. Through this event you get to enjoy Barcelona´s summer sun, great music, good drinks and happy people, with an extraordinary view of Barcelona city. Top electronic DJs from all over the world comes to this Day-event.
Price ≈ 14€
Montserrat: Hiking up the curious mountain Montserrat offers you some of the most spectacular mountain views of Cataluña. We also visit the monastery in the middle of the mountain.
Price ≈ 15€
Costa Brava trip: This coastal region is one of the absolute highlights in Cataluña with its magical beaches and picturesque towns. Cadaques is one of the most famous ones, a town where Dali used to live.
Price ≈ 25€
Girona & Figueres (Dali museum) trip: Girona is the second biggest city in Cataluña. It´s located about 1 hour from Barcelona and It´s known for its medieval architecture and old heritage. Figueres is the birthplace of Salvador Dali, his museum is located just next to the church where he got baptized and it contains most of his work.
Price ≈ 25€
Andorra shopping trip: Andorra is only 2 hours away from Barcelona and is a great daytrip. Andorra is tax-free and offers a lot of shopping. It is about half the price of Barcelona. Andorra is beautiful as well. In the winter it’s an idyllic winter land and in the summer it´s exceptionally green.
Price ≈ 25€
Valencia trip: We go to Valencia to spend a day and a night out. It is situated 4 hours with bus from Barcelona and is known for its City of Arts and Sciences.
Price ≈ 30€
Surf trip to the Basque country surf trip: We go away for 3-4 days of exploring the Basque country with and we camp in San Sebastian and surfing during the days.
Price ≈ 250€
French Riviera (Monaco, Cannes & Nice): We stay in Nice (France) two nights and during the days we visit the famous cities Monaco and Cannes. The French Riviera is one of most popular tourist destinations in Europe. The trip includes hostel, breakfast, transportation and tours.
Price ≈ 150€
Madrid & Toledo: We normally go for a long weekend to experience both the new and the old Capital of Spain, Madrid and Toledo. The trip includes transportation, hostel, breakfasts and tours.
Price ≈ 130€
Andalucia (Sevilla, Granada, Cordoba): Andalucia is a region in the south of Spain and the birthplace of flamenco. It’s a stunning region with beautiful cities and lots of culture. We normally go for 3 nights including transportation, hostel, breakfast and tours.
Price ≈ 165€
Ski-trip to Andorra: Andorra offers some of the best ski resorts in Europe and is situated only 2 hours driving from Barcelona. We spend a weekend up in the mountains including 2 days ski pass, transportation, breakfasts, dinner and equipment.
Price ≈ 185€
Ibiza: Spend a weekend on the most infamous party island in the world! Speakeasy goes to Ibiza during the summers to see what this party destination got to offer. And it is much more than just the clubs. The trip includes the ferry, accommodation and entrances to the clubs.
Price ≈ 205€