Plymouth is the only coastal city in the South West of England. The city is located between the River Plym and the River Tamar, which is the natural border between the beautiful counties of Devon and Cornwall.
Plymouth and the surrounding area is steeped in history. It has some of the most beautiful countryside and breathtaking coastline to be found in the UK.
Explore this maritime city with its magnificent harbour and historic Barbican waterfront.
The city centre has a wide range of shops, cafes and restaurants, some of which can found in the newly designed shopping precinct.
A few minutes’ walk from the school you will find Plymouth’s Central Park, an expansive park with meadows and woodland, adventure playground, skate park and pitch and putt golf. Situated within Central Park is the Life Centre, which has an Olympic sized swimming pool and diving facilities. It is one of the county’s leading centres of sporting excellence.
Plymouth is also home to some of the best music venues, theatres, pubs and clubs in the South West of England.
Plymouth is also known around the world for hosting the Americas’ Cup and other sailing events.
A short drive from Plymouth you will find the ancient moorland of Dartmoor National Park with its stone-age relics and free roaming ponies. Dartmoor is a paradise for walkers and nature enthusiasts.
Nearby are numerous sandy beaches where you can surf, swim and enjoy other water sports.
To the east of Plymouth is the rich landscape of the South Hams with its stunning scenery and numerous cultural heritage sites.
Plymouth is the perfect location for you to continue your English studies in a traditional, safe and clean environment.