Lessons on the Beach

Danica and Bronlyn took their Intermediate and Upper Intermediate classes to Camps Bay Beach for their students’ weekly assignment. The topic was Design and Engineering, which was dealt with during the week. The students were placed in 2 teams and had to design either the Cape Town Stadium or Castle of Good Hope out of … Read more

Break time fun!

Yesterday students Jimena, Carolina and Valentin took on teachers Danica, Jacques and DOS Nicoletta in a game of twister which had everyone in stitches! Check out some pictures below:

This Friday: Surfing in Muizenberg & Kalk Bay

Half Day tour Only R150 – book at reception Hire a surf board to go for surfing lessons in Muizenberg-the famous surfers beach. We also discover the wonderful seaside village of Kalk Bay on the south peninsula. There are markets, many antique shops and plenty of bars and restaurants right on the water

Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts 2010 / 2011

Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts are a fantastic way to spend a Sunday afternoon in Cape Town. The concert venue is within the botanical gardens with concerts every Sunday, running from November to April. The Kirstenbosch Concerts have a special feel to them mainly due to the breathtaking setting. Part of the charm also lies in the warm, friendly and … Read more

Lion’s Head Hike

Pictures from the Lion’s head hike on 5 November: (Find more pictures on our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/ec.cape.town)

This Friday: West Coast Ostrich Farm & Blouberg beach

Half Day tour Only R120 – book at reception For many years the West Coast Ostrich Farm has been offering a unique experience to visitors of the Western Cape to learn and interact with these amazing animals. We also visit the Curio shop and an Ostrich meat orientated restaurant. Afterwards we drive along Blouberg beach- the … Read more

Camping Safari Weekend

Last weekend Cor and 16 students went camping in a game reserve just 2 hours from Cape Town. Student Anna Rapp, from Sweden, reports on the weekend: “ I’ve realised, after one weekend in the bush, that it is something I should do more often. I felt dirty and alive without taking a shower and … Read more

This Saturday: Winelands Tour

Full Day tour- includes wine tastings Only R375 – book at reception What better way to start the weekend than by tasting some of the Cape’s finest wines. The tour will take you through the historical and majestic towns of Stellenbosch and Franschoek, where you’ll travel through the vineyards & visit some of the best … Read more

Movie Review: The 11th Hour

“The documentary talks about our planet which has been suffering extreme climate change because humans abuse it. We take a lot of things from the earth and a lot of the time we dont need to. The people are ambitious- the world is looking for money and how to make more money. Each country, each person, fights … Read more