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6 Cities to Visit This Winter

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Don’t let the winter blues get you down! From beautiful beaches to the world’s oldest, most prestigious university city, make the most out of the colder months by choosing a course in one of our 24 stunning EC destinations around the world.


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Visit this beautiful island in the heart of the Mediterranean in off-season to avoid tourist crowds but still enjoy the year-round sunny weather. This charming place is steeped in rich history dating back thousands of years. If you’d like to learn English in Malta, our school is located right in the centre of the island’s lively entertainment district, St. Julian’s with many shops and great restaurants, bars, and nightlife nearby. EC Malta also offers a full range of English courses, from general English to preparation for many different English exams.

Cape Town

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Hit the Southern Hemisphere to skip the winter blues altogether and go straight into summer in Africa’s ‘Mother City’! While it may be cold and dark in much of the North, summer is well on its way in the South. Located just a few blocks from the action-packed Long Street, EC Cape Town is a beautiful, modern facility that offers English courses for all ages and levels. Get ready for a whirlwind experience that will take you up the hills to Table Mountain and back down to the stunning beaches – all while getting top-quality education from our amazing teachers and staff.


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Experience first-hand the beautiful art-deco buildings and extraordinary beaches with crystal blue waters in this buzzing, cosmopolitan city. Its proximity to the Carribean makes it an ideal winter destination if you want to enjoy the warm sunshine that graces the city, even during short winter months. If you decide to learn English in Miami, you’ll be glad to know that our school is located just steps away from South Beach, with its famous shops, stunning sandy beach, and everything in between.



Home to the oldest university in the world, Oxford is a charming town with many shops, cafés, and restaurants for you to enjoy. While it may not have the warm winter weather of some of our other great locations, EC Oxford is a bright, modern school offering both long and short term English courses. Take the time this winter to focus on your studies in this quintessentially English town – there’s nothing better than sipping a hot cup of tea while revising your notes and biting into a delicious scone!



One of the warmest cities in Canada, Vancouver is consistently rated as one of the top five cities in the world to live in. Gorgeous mountains make for the perfect backdrop to the city’s stunning coastline that surrounds nearly all of the downtown area; Vancouver is certainly not to be missed! Check out our language school in Vancouver to find out what this trendy city has to offer.

San Diego


Finally, what better place is there to spend your winter than the beautiful city of San Diego? Enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of the city while staying in the lovely seaside town of La Jolla, where our fantastic ocean-view language school in San Diego is located. What are you waiting for? Just take a look at our English courses available and get ready for California’s laid-back lifestyle!

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