Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving day is coming! Next Monday (October 13)! Thanksgiving is a national holiday that is celebrated in the United States and Canada only. In the United States they celebrate Thanksgiving on the fourth Thursday in November, and in Canada it has been on the second Monday of October since 1957. … Read more

Jorge Dourado Neto’s Testimonial!

Jorge Dourado Neto from Brazil shares his experience while attending CAE Cambridge course in Vancouver. My name is Jorge, I am from Brazil. I am 18 years old. I came to Vancouver, as my father who likes skiing came with his wife to go to whistler 3 years ago and he wanted me to visit. When he went b … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in October #4: Navratri Raas & Garba

Hello EC Vancouver students!! Are you fond of dancing?? The annual South Asian festival kicks off this weekend at Burnaby’s BCIT Campus. Buckle up and hop on a cultural roller coaster filled with vibrant colours, creative costumes and a jam-packed gymnasium all set to celebrate the spirited nine- da … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in October #2: Oktoberfest

Hi EC students! Why don’t you join this exciting event? Oktoberfest is one of the most famous events in the world, it started in Munich, Germany, and is associated with large amounts of beer and traditional German foods. Go to the Harvest Haus Vancouver and German House (Vancouver Alpen Club) and ch … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in October #1: Halloween Ghost Train in Stanley Park

Hi EC Vancouver Students!!! Let’s go to the Halloween Ghost Train at Stanley Park, and test your adrenaline! Each year the Stanley Park Ghost Train takes our riders on a journey through a mystical and magical world,  themed by Halloween and other creepy tales. The train is covered, but dress warmly. … Read more