TEFL Istanbul

You will find no other city with so many cultures and historic places like this one. Istanbul has fallen victim and at the same time been blessed by multiple empires that built wonderful architectural structures.

This city is filled with exceptional tourist attractions. If you are a young teacher you will find Istanbul as a fast moving, modern society that is similar to any other city in Europe. If you are a more mature teacher, you will find many interesting mosques, museums, and historical sites to visit. The main tourist attractions of Istanbul are the Spice Market, Suleymaniya bath, Dolmabahce Sarayi, Grand Bazaar, and Princes’ Islands. The spice market has been functioning since 1600s. The Suleymaniya Bath or Hamam is an interesting attraction for tourists to take a bath. Princes’ Islands are located off Istanbul’s Asian shore. This place consists of nine islands and is a marvellous destination for taking your day off.

A university degree and TESOL certification are required for teaching English in Turkey. You can find plenty of private ESL schools. Those who hold an advanced TESOL certificate such as TESL Canada Professional Standard 2 and have some teaching experience qualify for reputable university positions.

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TEFL Taipei

There are a number of magnificent historical sites, each with different architectural styles, in this amazing city.

You can visit Dan Shui, a beautiful seaside town which was once ruled by the Spaniards and the Dutch.

The CKS Memorial Hall is of great importance. It was built in the memory of Chiang Kai Shek, who was a very important military and political 20th century leader.

Taipei has grown at a very fast pace during the past decades and its economic might is visible on the Taipei 101 tower, the tallest building in the world from 2004 to 2010 and a real architectural wonder.

Skyscraper in Taipei

For those who love live performances, The National Theater and Concert Hall at Liberty Square host a number of events. Other leading venues include Zhongshan Hall and the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.

One of the most beautiful festivals is the Lantern Festival, which is celebrated on the fifteenth day of the yuan month. The beautiful paper lanterns illuminate the city are a spectacle. This is also a great time for making fun and artistic lesson plans if you are teaching English to children.

Teaching conditions in Taipei are very good. Schools pay anywhere between $1,500 to $2,500 per month plus accommodation and other benefits. Teaching experience is not required for entry-level jobs, but a TESOL certificate of 100 hours or more is a must. Taking an advanced TESOL certificate course such as TESL Canada or Trinity CertTESOL is highly recommended. TESL Canada certification can be pursued online online TESOL courses.

TEFL Santiago Chile

santiagoSantiago is one of the most developed cities of South America and has a population of more than five million.

The capital of Chile offers the perfect combination of extreme sports, art, and culinary. The main ski centers are 60 km away and lovely beaches await only an hour’s drive towards the northwest.

Santiago’s real beauty lies in the Vineyards of the Maipo Valley, which is one of the largest wine production regions of South America. For people who have a thing for history and culture, the Alameda has many museums and architectural sights. Plaza de Armas is popular for wrought-iron products and sells a diverse variety of exotic products. Across the river there are restaurants, playgrounds and parks. For better views, visitors are suggested to go to the top of the Cerro San Cristobal, which can be reached by bus.

If you’ve never been to Chile and you don’t know how to speak Spanish, Santiago is the place to start. Teaching experience is not required, but take a TESOL course online or in-class so are ready to stand in front of a classroom.

TEFL Czech Republic

The beauty and architecture of Czech Republic is astonishing. Here one finds superb medieval sites all over the country and some buildings have been incorporated in the catalogue of World Heritage Sites.

The unique concept of Spa Towns attracts many tourists. Many cities in Czech Republic are well-known for their pastel-coloured buildings located in the middle of gently sloping jade hills and in particular, for their hot springs.

A very famous fact associated with Czech Republic is the excellent breweries they own, and after knowing this, it would be of no surprise to learn that Czech Republic has the most per-capita beer consumption in the world. They have beers of outstanding and countless types.

Watching a puppet show is an ultimate experience. There are a variety of marionette theatres as they are trying to hold this dying art form, so you will find many large puppet festivals and museums, especially in the cities of Chrudim and Cesky Krumlov.

As an ESL teacher, you’ll earn enough to pay for your living expenses and live modestly in a beautiful European country. Bringing some savings with you is necessary if you want to travel around Europe. Taking a TESOL certificate course of at least 100 hours is very important and some schools even ask for teaching experience.

TEFL Madrid

Madrid is divided between the old and the new. The old part of town has the most beautiful architecture and offers the best tapas experience!

You can start your tour through the old Madrid at the gardens of the beautiful Royal Palace, or Palacio Real, and get lost in the old town until you reach Plaza Mayor. Coffee or Beer is usually more expensive at Plaza Mayor, but you can have a nice tapa with a beer at one of those classic bars with hams hanging off the roof for just 2 euro. Then walk through Puerta del Sol and make your way to the glorious Cibeles.
If you are an art lover you can stop at many European and American galleries. Museo Nacional del Prado is one of the world’s most popular museums and hosts some of the most beautiful Picasso paintings.
If you are a football fan, then visiting the stadium of Santiago Bernabeu is a must for you. Real Madrid is one the world’s finest football clubs and important matches are held here, including Champion League rounds and the classic match against Barcelona.

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TESOL certification and some teaching experience are very important to qualify for the best jobs. A EU passport is a must. Wages are not the best, just like everywhere else in Europe, so it’s highly recommended to start your own small business and offer some private classes for 20 euro an hour. Children and executives are the best market for private lessons.

TEFL Tourism Rome

RomeRome is known for its amazing architecture and great historical significance. Some of the popular monuments and landmarks in Rome are the Coliseum, which is the most ancient monument of Rome, the Roman Forum (Foro Romano), the Pantheon- one of the best preserved buildings-, the Trevi Fountain and St. Peter’s Basilica, the largest church in the world. Get ready to fall in love with Rome if you have an eye for scenic beauty and ancient architecture.

Another beautiful attraction in Rome is Piazza del Campidoglio, located at the Capitoline Hill, which was designed by Michael Angelo.
If you’re a fan of cycling, the Apian Way is the place for you. Apian Way is a biking trail, famous for being the place for top-class races.
The best way to enjoy Rome is to take it slow. Sit out at a cafe or gelatti store while you look at people pass by and listen their wonderful language.

Schools in Italy only hire teachers who apply in person. Everything in Italy is very personal and face to face, so employers want to meet you before they can consider you for the position. A EU passport and a TESOL certificate of at least 100 hours are necessary to teach English in Italy.

TEFL Hanoi

Hanoi is an amazing city for teaching English. While the cost of living is quite low, salaries are high for ESL teachers who have taken an advanced TESOL certification course such as TESL Canada, Trinity CertTESOL, or CELTA.

Hanoi’s architectural style resembles various cultures, including ancient Chinese, Parisian French, and even the Soviet era. The Tran Quoc Pagoda, the Museleum of Ho Chi Minh, the Presidential Palace, and the Opera House are emblematic buildings that show a piece of history. On October 2010, the city hit the thousand year-old mark!

Hanoi is a city of different seasons and moods. The springs and falls are extremely pleasant, the summers are too hot and the winters are too dull. Visiting the parks, street markets, and the Halong Bay are inexpensive ways to grasp the flavour and beauty of Hanoi.

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TEFL Paris

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Welcome to the heart of France. Elegance, knowledge, art and romance mark the beauty of this delightful city.
Paris will exhaust you with its grandeur as you stroll down the streets with inspiration lying on every corner. Walk down the romantic river Seine, experience the sunrise-sunset magic of Notre Dame, join a conversation with strangers at the gardens of the Eiffel Tower, and tour the Versailles, Le Louvre, the surroundings of the Sacre Cuore for intellectual vibes.

There are many unqualified teachers in Paris, so taking a TESOL certification course of at least 100 hours will place you at a great advantage.

TEFL San Jose Costa RIca

San Jose is the capital of Costa Rica and almost half of the country’s population resides here.

Most of the tourist attractions are within 5 miles of the city centre. The recommended attractions are The Children’s Discovery Museum, San Jose institute of Contemporary Art, The Tech Museum, History Park, Happy Hollow Park and Zoo, HP Pavilion, Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park, and the Roicrucian Egyptian Museum.

San Jose offers a lot of choice. You can teach at public schools, universities, private ESL institutes, kindergarten, and the business community. Entry-level positions pay $5/hour, which covers rent and other living expenses. If you want to take fun trips to the beaches, volcanoes, and amazing waterfalls, it’s highly recommended to offer private tutoring.
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TEFL Seoul

Rejuvenated from the rubble of the Korean War, Seoul reshaped itself from a dull concrete landscape to a modern and green urban centre that earns the title of ‘miracle of Han’.

Walk down the Cheonggyecheon, the revitalized Han River park that turns the metropolis into a recreational marble. The Namdaemun gate also provides a wonderful escape from the anxieties of urban life, as parts of it twist over the forested mountains surrounding the city.

The joy of eating, strolling down modern streets, and general merrymaking are all in abundance from Apgujeong’s chic designer boutiques to Hongdae’s bars and restaurants.
Seoul is a great place to teach English. Get your TESOL certificate and apply now!