Pare: English Village, East Java, Indonesia

This village has more than 100 language institutions, especially English, with thousands of students from wide range of age, children to adults,, and together they create the neighbourhood to learn and practice English in daily life. Language is a habit, which makes them practicing English to be able to master this international language.

This English neighbourhood was pioneered by Mr Kalend Olen, a foreigner in Desa Singgahan -Pare. He taught English to mosque youngsters. Overtime, the village became popular and the only English village in Indonesia.