Every summer LEX holds an exchange and Congreso in Mexico at a World Heritage site or other famous tourist area. Experience the warm hospitality of Mexico on a LEX homestay. Live with a LEX family in Mexico City and enjoy daily life together as you share languages, cultures, and laughter while creating a life long friendship. Experience Mexico from inside the heart of your host family.
After the homestay, we take a bus with other LEX members and go to a World Heritage City, Puebla. For two nights and three days enjoy cultural experiences such as visiting Centre of Puebla (World Heritage Site,) Cholula Archeological Zone, and Mexican pottery workshop, In the evening, get together for LEX activities and cultural night where watch cultural performances. We meet new friends from Mexico, Japan, and other countries at every meal table or activity, expand your friendship in many languages.
"When members come together our differences disappear."
Dates: July 27-August 5, 2019
Homestay Location: Mexico City
Congreso Location: Ex-Hacienda de Chautla, Puebla
Estimated Program Fees: From Boston: Adult $2,199, Child (Age 3-11) $1,800
From LA: Adult $2,100, Child (Age 3-11) $1,400. Some scholarships available.
(Please inquire for other departure cities or children under 3)
Application Deadline: May 15
July 27 Depart USA to Mexico City
July 27-August 2 Homestay in Mexico City area (6 nights)
August 2 Move to Congreso by bus
August 2-4 Congreso (2 nights)
August 4 Return to Mexico City by bus
August 5 Return to USA
Program Fees Include: Airfare from a U.S. International Airport; 6 nights with a carefully selected and oriented host family; 2 nights and 3 days meals and accommodation at the Congreso; 1 hotel night (double occupancy) in Mexico City; commemorative T-shirt; travel and medical insurance; orientation materials and program support.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or (617) 354-1140 for more information and an application.