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Italian Courses in Siena

Siena's inhabitants greatly appreciate their city for its laidback lifestyle, agreeable climate and romantic alleys. This feeling of well-being infects the visitor and contributes to a focused and inspiring stay. In an international Italian course you speak Italian from the first minute and even increase your vocabulary when you wind down with a glass of red wine and tasty dinner in one of the many charming restaurants in Siena's city center. Siena is easily accessible on foot.

Siena city guide

Siena was at its best in the 13th and 14th century before the plague hit the town. Its typical style of red burnt brick houses was developed then and determines the city's façade till today. Central 'Piazza del Campo' is one of Italy's finest medieval squares with beautiful city hall and its landmark tower.
Not far off you can find Siena's 'duomo' (dome) which impresses with a façade made from black and white marble. Other beautiful Renaissance palaces and sights are evenly distributed over the city. You can discover Siena's marvels by foot and get into the romantic atmosphere which prevails and turns the city into a magnet for visitors.

Florence, Assisi and the leaning tower of Pisa are not far off either. Siena sits right in the middle of Tuscany with medieval houses and small streets, surrounded by the olive groves and vineyards of Chianti.

Study at Siena University

Siena university looks back on a long tradition of academic learning. Its history is fascinating with its staff and students often playing active roles in local politics. Today, Siena university is thriving and attracting numerous students from all over Italy. You can choose from a wide selection of academic subjects.

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