Cheap Cities to Learn a Language Abroad

Cheap Cities to Learn a Language Abroad

View our list of affordable cities to book a language course.


1. X'ian, China

China is not a cheap destination but there are locations which are cheaper than other. If you are keen to learn Chinese in China on a budget then you should choose places outside of Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. X'ian is generally the best location and here you can also see the world famous Terracota Warriors.


2. Kyoto, Japan

Make no mistake, Japan is a very expensive destination especially if you are a student studying Japanese in Japan. This country is one of the most expensive in the world but our top recommendations to keep costs down is to avoid Tokyo and choose Kyoto instead.


3. Olinda, Brazil

When looking to learn Portuguese in Brazil most people consider places like Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, most don't even conside Olinda.


4. Berlin, Germany

Keen to improve your language skills in Germany? Choose to take a German language course in Berlin which is one of the most affordable cities in the country.


5. Budapest, Hungary

Hungary is one of the best value destinations in Europe and Budapest is a facsinating city to study.


7. Alicante, Spain

Thinking about going to learn Spanish in Spain? Keen to not spend too much? Generally studying Spanish in Madrid and Barcelona will really hit you in the pocket, but outside of these cities you will get much better value for money.


8. Bournemouth, UK

Located on the South Coast of England, Bournemouth is an underarated places to study English. With a beautiful beach and relaxed atmosphere, this destination offers a relaxing place to learn.


9. Bordeaux, France

France is one of the most expensive countries to study abroad in Europe but if choose the right destination, Bordeaux, you will get an amazing experience on a budget compared to places like Paris.