Interim 2007  Buenos Aires, Argentina                    Preliminary Program

 

January 3- 5               On-campus Orientation

                                    Introduction to Argentina: Geography, History, Politics, Culture

Trip logistics

 

 

January 6                    Travel Day

Saturday                      Continental  Airlines

                                    CO 2689  BHM  - Houston                  5:53p    7:47p

                                    CO 51      HoustonBuenos Aires     9:00p   10:20a

 

January 7                    Buenos Aires

 Sunday                       Arrival

                                    Transfer to housing

 

 

January 8                    Welcome at the school Via Hispana

Monday                       Placement Test – Oral part

                                    First class

 

 

January 8-12              Morning – Intensive Spanish classes

Mon-Fri                      Afternoon/Evening – Extracurricular Activity

                                    (see list)

 

 

January 12                  Afternoon – Departure for Iguazú Waterfalls

Friday

 

 

January 12-14            Iguazú Warterfalls excursion

Fri - Sun                      

 

 

January 14                  Afternoon - Arrival to Buenos Aires

Sunday

 

 

January 15-19            Morning – Intensive Spanish classes

Mon-Fri                      Afternoon/Evening – Extracurricular Activity

                                    (see list)

 

January 20                  One-day activity   

 Saturday                     Option A:  Tigre – Adventure tourism

                                    Option B:   Estancia de Gauchos

 

 

January 21                  Departure for Ushuaia, Patagonia

Sunday

 

 

January 22-26            Morning – Intensive Spanish classes

 Mon- Fri                    Afternoon/Evening – Extracurricular Activity

                                    (see list)

 

 

January 26                  Afternoon - Arrival to Buenos Aires

Friday

 

 

 

January 27                  Final Evaluation, Exam

Saturday                     Good Bye Lunch at the school Via Hispana

 

 

 

January 28                  Departure for Birmingham

Sunday                        Continental Airlines

CO 52      Buenos Aires   - Houston                 10:50p    6:15a

                                    CO 51      Houston – BHM                                7:30a     9:08a