Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada

The Grand Prix of Canada has become an annual event that attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists.  It has been staged inCanadasince 1967.  The Montreal Grand Prix is held at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.  Gilles Villeneuve was born inBerthierville,Quebecon January 18, 1950. EC Montreal is located minutes away from all the action.  Every year before … Read more

A student testimonial of the week – ” It was an amazing adventure”, Karima Alouazen

  I came to Montreal 3 months ago for learning English. I’ve been improving my English a lot here at EC school. The teachers were like a family. I met people from diffenrent country like Italy, Korea, Japan, Colombia, Mexico and Saudi Arabia. I will never forget this Experience. It was an amazing adventure. Maybe … Read more

Les FrancoFolies of Montréal

  In  June and July, we run into a problem here in Montreal: there’s just too much to do. Choices must be made – and the more things you like, the more difficult it becomes to choose! I’m sure you understand what I’m talking about. If you are a music lover and your choice is the FrancoFolies then you are in … Read more


I wrote a blog a couple of months ago covering the fact that Montreal is the best city in Canada for student life ( both socially and economically). And it is not me who came up with this verdict, the conclusion is based on serious research. And believe it or not nothing has changed since! The fact … Read more

Mondial de la bière Montréal 2012

The Mondial de la Bière will take place from June 6 to June 10, 2012. This amazing event has on the menu the best beers from here and abroad, initiation workshops and music!! The international beer selection of the Mondial de la bière will be divided in three Petit Pubs this year! The new Latin … Read more

Free Museum Day in Montreal

On Montreal Museums Day (May 27), 29 museums city-wide open their doors for free. If you ever doubted this town’s artsy soul, all you’ve got to do is soak up the air of excitement! STM organizes a free shuttle service that leads a jubilant mob of thousands of visitors and locals alike (130,000 last year) … Read more

May activities are almost over at EC Montreal

We are almost coming to the end of the May activities.  We’ve had activities like healthy lunches, nature walks exploring our beautiful city, group workouts and much more.  This doesn’t interfere with the regular evening and weekend activities planned by our Activity Coordinators.  These are activities planned by the operations team that take place at … Read more

A student testimonial of the week – “I will remember everything! Montreal is the best city in the world!”, Julia Bastidas

I came to Montreal 4 years ago and I loved Montreal. I’ve been learning a lot here at EC. I’ve been improving  my language. My favorite EC activities are parties with Em voyage (EC Montreal activity coordinators) and also the trips! My accommodation was the best as well and yes I would recommend EC to a friend!  … Read more