On our 1-month Alhambra program, you will experience life like a local in Valencia with a community of remote professionals eager to understand the world, step out of their comfort zone, and embark on one of the most memorable months of their life.
We have taken inspiration for our program name from the Alhambra, an ancient palace, fortress, and citadel located in Granada, Spain. This UNESCO heritage site is well-known for its beautifully preserved Islamic architecture, which stands as a testament to Spain’s diverse history. Discover one of the oldest cities in Spain as you visit Valencia’s sprawling beaches, take in the city’s futuristic modern architecture, and uncover history around every cobblestone-covered corner.
On our Cruz Learn & Travel program, you will enhance your Spanish skills while also having the time to pursue professional goals and explore Latin America.
To ensure an optimized learning experience, you will be placed with fellow learners according to your level, and you will be able to customize the level of fluency you would like to commit to.
On this Learn & Travel program, you can expect:
*Add-on language packages are available at an additional cost
One of the most livable cities in the world, Valencia boasts more than 300 sunny days a year. Locals here enjoy a high quality of life, and you will be delighted by the creative energy, positive outlook, and energetic vibe which pulses throughout this Mediterranean city. Whether you spend your days visiting historical landmarks, wandering the city’s unique green river park, or admiring the futuristic City of Arts & Sciences, Valencia is a multi-faceted city with something to offer all who visit. You will be staying in two vibrant neighborhoods, El Carmen and Ruzafa, where you can enjoy daily walks or bike rides past an abundance of shops, restaurants, and bars. El Carmen is a cultural center in the heart of Valencia’s Old Town, while Ruzafa is an exciting up-and-coming neighborhood ready for you to explore. A short bus or bike ride will bring you to Valencia’s beautiful beaches, the perfect spot to relax on the weekend or unwind after your workday.
You will be staying in spacious, private bedrooms in 2-3 bedroom apartments within walking distance from the workspace. You’ll love the great location, culturally-rich atmosphere, and easy access to countless activities.
There may be options to upgrade to a private apartment after booking.
You are responsible for your flight to the Remote Year destination city and your flight out from the destination. You are also responsible for all visas and travel insurance needed. Meals are also not included.
Program sizes always vary, but we usually have between 25-40 people on each program.
Significant Other: Yes, we’d love to have your significant other sign up for the program too! If you are sharing a bedroom, you will both receive 20% off each monthly fee. After you pay your down payment, just send us a message here and we’ll send you discounted invoices,
Pets: We are not able to support pets on programs currently, but we are going to do our best to continue exploring this option and will update you in the future if it becomes viable.
The full policy around visitors in Remote Year accommodations varies per destination, accommodation, and the preferences of your roommate(s) (if you have one or more). The comfort and space for your visitor will vary greatly by accommodation, so it will be up to you to determine if your living space is sufficient for your visitor. Visitors must be approved by the Program Leader and roommates. When they can be accommodated, visitors can stay in Remote Year accommodations for a maximum of 3 nights of any single month.
We will be doing pickups from the airport of your first destination at a few scheduled windows on launch day. We will share exact times during the onboarding process, but expect the window to be around 10am - 4pm.
Yes, after booking, you’ll receive an Onboarding survey to indicate your living preferences, food restrictions, and allergies.
Yes, you will always have wifi and workspace access.
We have access to local doctors, local health resources, and health services in close proximity.
We chose this itinerary because we think it’s a great time to be in these destinations.
We always work with our safety and security partner, International SOS, to determine the best destinations for each of our programs with your safety in mind.
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