travel and holidays-C1

These are the materials and resources we’ve used in our class about travel and holidays:

Term time holidays: listen to this clip from BBC radio Ulster and answer these questions:

BBC news- Term-time holiday- What are the rules?

EXTRA READING:

EXTRA LISTENING:

The Accidental Tourist:

Little Britain Abroad- Majorca:

Come Fly With Me- Life Jackets:

More travel and holiday videos: http://watchinenglish.blogspot.com.es/search/label/travel

travel and holidays- B2

These are the materials and resources we’ve used in our class about travel and holidays:

TRAVEL / JOURNEY / TRIP / VOYAGE: watch the presentation and then try this quiz

Vocabulary- drag and drop exercise:

More travel videos for you to watch: http://watchinenglish.blogspot.com.es/search/label/travel

 

M5U6-The best holiday ever

This week’s topic is holidays and travel. First, have a look at this short presentation about the differences between trip / travel and journey:

This Davidoff ad featuring Ewan McGregor illustrates this idea of a journey as the process:

You may watch these Lonely Planet videos about different cities and states in the USA (click on CC to turn on / off the subtitles in English):

 

You may also watch this BBC news item about Pompeii:

 

Finally, I recommend this clip from BBC comedy classic Fawlty Towers. The show is set in a hotel in Torquay, a seaside town in Devon, on the south west coast on England. In the clip you may find vocabulary related to hotels and reservations (and excellent pronunciations):