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Yelapa English Spanish Institute

Yelapa, Mexico
011 52 322 2095220
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Great lessons, patient teacher

In addtion to an exceptionally talented Spanish teacher, Juanita is an enthusiastic traveler and... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2013
Mamaloopa
Great setting, great instructor for Spanish study on holiday!

Thanks to the positive reviews on Trip Advisor, I chose to take a two week vacation to Yelapa and... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2013
nishamah
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Courtenay, Canada
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Yelapa, Mexico
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011 52 322 2095220
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Reviewed 31 January 2013

In addtion to an exceptionally talented Spanish teacher, Juanita is an enthusiastic traveler and informal Mexican historian. Enjoy!

1  Thank Mamaloopa
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Reviewed 28 January 2013

Thanks to the positive reviews on Trip Advisor, I chose to take a two week vacation to Yelapa and to study with Jean/Juanita. As others have said, she is an excellent insructor, has lots of good information to offer, and keeps her students on their...More

2  Thank nishamah
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Reviewed 23 September 2012

My daughter and I studied spanish for two weeks this summer with Juanita. It was a wonderful experience for both of us. Her classes were informal, challenging, and fun, and often there was an activity afterwards to continue practicing Spanish. Not only is Juanita an...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2012

In two weeks studying Spanish with Jean/Juanita, I progressed at an amazing rate as she is a great teacher and adjusts her small class to fit each student's needs. Her broad knowledge of the area, culture and people make studying with her a really satisfying...More

1  Thank Ginny C
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Reviewed 16 May 2012

My husband and I returned to Yelapa after 7 years, to spend a week with Jean/Juanita refreshing/relearning some basic Spanish. We found her to be as we remembered; warm, supportive and able to shape our lessons to our particular needs. After the week in Yelapa,...More

Thank Julian09
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Reviewed 2 May 2012

My week with Juanita at Yelapa English Spanish Institute was definitely the best experience I have had with Spanish language classes, and I have had many. She zeroed in on the areas that I needed work on, and then set out to take me up...More

Thank Katie R
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Reviewed 8 April 2012

My family learned a bunch of Spanish with Juanita through YESI. Juanita was very accomodating as we have three children (12, 6 and 1) and two parents in our family. She came to our casa and offered lessons on the patio to make it easier...More

Thank Barb C
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Reviewed 10 January 2012

My kids (2 teenagers) and I both took Spanish lessons - 3 hours a day Monday to Friday for 2 weeks. Loved it. Jean is an excellent and knowledgeable teacher, who teaches with a heavy concentration on oral work! This gets you started really quickly....More

Thank bfortravel
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Reviewed 4 January 2012

Juanita was very helpful with suggestions about places to stay and things to do while in the Yelapa area. She also adapted my lessons to suit my level, and we accomplished a lot in two weeks. She has extensive resources and a lot of knowledge...More

Thank dancinggirl54
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Reviewed 11 December 2011

trips, fish, hike, a bit cold water but ok to swimm, plan ahead

Thank Stan Z
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