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5 Reasons Why You Should Go on an Over 50s Language Holiday

Over 50s Language Holiday

Top 5 Reasons To Go on an Over 50s Language Holiday

Language learning is often recommended as a great activity that 50 somethings should do in their spare time. Taking part in a language course is not only a great way to give your brain a workout, it is also a fantastic opportunity to meet like minded people with similar interests. Our Over 50 Language Holidays are exclusively catered to those who are over the age of 50. They offer the perfect opportunity to meet others of the same age and explore a new language and culture. All whilst enjoying the tasty food and beautiful weather of one of our many breath-taking locations! Here are our top 5 reasons why you should go on a Over 50s Language Holiday.


1. You are never too old to stop learning

Just because you are no longer in education doesn’t mean you can’t stop learning! In fact, it’s been highlighted that learning a language is shown to have many social, psychological and lifestyle advantages. Even more of a reason why you should take a language course designed for seniors. Age is just a number, don’t let age stereotypes hold you back!

2. The popularity of 50 plus language holidays is rising

Cruises and tours are so last year! With the popularity of 50 plus language holidays on an all-time rise, there is so much on offer that caters to 50 plus learners. Best of all, there are options for every type of budget and schedule.

3. Study in beautiful locations with people from your generation

Not only will you be surrounded by beautiful scenery, but you will meet other like minded people. Language holidays give you the opportunity to make new friends and take part in exciting activities. All whilst learning a new language!

4. Enjoy all the benefits of a normal holiday

From incredible sunsets and wine tasting to art galleries and hiking. Who said language holidays aren’t exciting? Enjoy all the elements of a typical holiday, plus the added benefits of learning a language overseas.

5. Make the most of your leisure time

Take advantage of your spare time and re-live your adventurous days. There’s no reason not to experience a 50 plus language holiday with your leisure time. Especially if you’ve already entered retirement!


Our Best Destinations

Over 50s Language Holiday

Cactus offers a variety of language holiday destinations that are catered to your preferred language and lifestyle. Here are some of our best over 50’s holiday destinations:


Spanish over 50’s Language Holidays

Learn Spanish in Spain and take one of our Spanish language holidays for over 50’s. Our Spanish Language holidays are the ideal setting for Spanish learners who want to study Spanish, while immersing themselves in Spanish culture with people of the same age. From Barcelona, Parma de Mallorca, to Seville, Cactus offers plenty of beautiful Spanish destinations to suit your needs.

French over 50’s Language Holidays

Our French language holidays offer the perfect combination of French culture, delicious food and a variety of activities such as wine tasting and French cooking sessions. Cactus Currently offers French over 50’s language holidays in Antibes, Nice, and Rouen.

Italian over 50’s Language Holidays

Our 50 Plus Italian Language Courses combine Italian language lessons with activities specifically designed for you to immerse yourself in the local culture. Such activities include cooking lessons, wine tasting, vineyard visits, exchanges with local artisans, museum visits and guided tours. Some of our Italian language holiday destinations include Florence, Rome and Salerno.


How to Book Over 50s Language Holiday?

Please check our How to Book page for more information on the simple secure and easy online booking process.  Check the location links to find more information on the language holidays for 50 plus.

For information on any of our Language Holidays, please call us on +44 (0) 1273 830 960 or contact us. Our multilingual team will be happy to answer any question you may have.


Cactus language offers the following types of language courses

Evening language courses: over 20 different languages in 10 UK locations
Language holidays: worldwide immersion courses in the country of the language
Private tuition: tailor-made and corporate language training solutions throughout the world
TEFL: teacher training courses for both English and other languages all over the world
Online courses: for teacher training, English and French

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