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Habla Ya Spanish School, Bocas del Toro Campus- Day Classes

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Address: South Corner of 9th Street and G Avenue, Bocas Town, Isla Colon 0101, Panama
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+507 757-7352
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Habla Ya offers different types of Spanish courses: from group lessons (4...

Habla Ya offers different types of Spanish courses: from group lessons (4 hours per day, maximum 6 students per class) and private classes.

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Best 3 months ever

I had a fantastic time in Boquete learning Spanish with Eduardo Espinosa and Leidys Pittì. Leidys was so lovely and loved her teaching style. Eduardo was so funny and he had us... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a fantastic time in Boquete learning Spanish with Eduardo Espinosa and Leidys Pittì. Leidys was so lovely and loved her teaching style. Eduardo was so funny and he had us joking in Spanish in no time! I was there for 3 months and they did an awesome job of making me feel very welcome and were also very... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took three weeks of Spanish classes in Habla Ya - Bocas del Toro. It was an amazing experience. I took group and private lessons with two outstanding teachers (Bladimir and Sergio). The group lessons were in the school with two or three students from all over the world. The private lessons were in the school or on a terrace... More 

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Bocas Town, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Took an intermediate Spanish class with Tonis, and loved it! He was so helpful and patient and was great at explaining everything I didn't understand. He always had lots of fun games to help us learn new words and grammar. Wish I could have taken his class for longer, because I definitely learned a lot in a short time -... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I spent 2 months at the Bocas del Toro campus and 2 months at the Boquete campus. The instructors were great! They were helpful, nice, and patient. The schools were in great locations. There were many fun things to do and adventures to be had. If you want to have more adventure time I would not recommend doing group and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

From the teachers to the lessons to the after school activities, my experience at Habla Ya was amazing. I had my morning classes with Tonis and he was an outstanding teacher. He planned a lot of interactive activities and was patient and has a great sense of humor. There were 3-4 of us in the class at a time so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

I've heard about Habla Ya Spanish Schools through the Internet. It had some good reviews so I decided to give it a try. I went to the Habla Ya School in Bocas del Toro and I took some private classes for two weeks. I had two different teachers and both were really friendly and professional. I could see that they... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I've been studying Spanish at our local community college, and think I learned more in a week at Habla Ya than in the typical semester. Their placement test and interview makes sure you are enrolled at your correct level, and for a week, you are speaking Spanish exclusively for four hours each day. The week I attended, I happened to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

I just finished Graduate School, enroute to my first year of teaching 1st grade. I work at an elementary school in the inner city of Los Angeles, which is home to a large population of latino families. I could barely eek a few sentences of Spanish and I understood even less. I wanted to be as effective an educator as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

During the summer of 2016 I enrolled in classes with my girlfriend. Our first impression of the campus was very positive. The staff at reception was very accommodating toward our budget and we loved the options. We took a small group session and were matched with our teacher Ricardo. He went above and beyond to help us gain a comprehensive... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I had one weeks' worth of one to one classes with Tonis to just get the basics to help me on my travels across central America. He was very good at speaking in Spanish the whole time during the lessons. He spoke clearly and vert slowly. I highly recommend him.

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