African Rhythm party

On the 16th July  EC threw a party for students; the theme was ‘African Rhythm’! Teachers & students dressed in leopard & zebra print, got their faces painted in traditional African style and joined EC guests- 2 bongo drummers from Senegal and South African dancers- as they performed traditi … Read more

EC Cape Town Student Testimonial: Nashreen Vallie

Nice Testimonial from Nashreen, a student at EC Cape Town English language school. Not only is Cape Town one of the host cities for the 2010 Soccer World Cup,   but it also boasts some of the greatest sights in the world. From Chapman’s Peak to Camps Bay, from Table Mountain to Cape Point , wh … Read more

The Cape Town Fan Walk

Rifqah, our Accommodation coordinator, joined 149,000 people on Tuesday 6 July when Cape Town hosted its last match- the Semi Final clash between the Netherlands and Uruguay– to take the path that fans use from the Cape Town Train Station to the stadium. The Cape Town fan walk has been one of … Read more

Cape Town’s Great Reputation

Interviewing visiting football fans, a local Cape Town newspaper got some honest views on the city. For those of you who were in doubt, here’s proof of what an excellent place Cape Town is.

World Cup: Spain vs Portugal

I saw the Round of 16 match between Spain and Portugal at the Greenpoint Stadium in Cape Town. It was an incredible and unforgettable experience! Besides the only goal of the match scored by David Villa, the most memorable moment was when the loud and proudly South African vuvuzelas were blown simul … Read more

EC Cape Town Student Testimonial: Tracy Walls

Lovely testimonial from Tracy who joined EC to learn English in Cape Town. Take a look at what she has to say: “Everyday, Cape Town catches my breath! It is a city surrounded by incredibly ‘postcard-like’ natural beauty; from the inspiring mountains that change hue while the sun se … Read more

World Cup: Germany vs Argentina

On 03 July both Sue, EC Cape Town Centre Director, and Zubeida, our Student Registrar, went to the Germany vs Argentina match. They say that the only cheering that was done by the Argentinian fans was when the team came out to warm up before the match and when Diego Maradona walked out! The rest of … Read more

World Cup: England vs Algeria match

On the 18 June,  Zubeida caught the England vs Algeria game live at Greenpoint Stadium. She says ‘it was the first match I went to and because I enjoyed it so much I have since been to 2 other games: Spain vs Portugal and just this weekend saw Germany beat Argentina! I love the atmosphere at t … Read more