Shiho Kitabatake from Japan shares her EC experience!

Shiho Kitabatake from Japan shares her experience while attending the EC’s General English courses(Pre-Intermediate) in Vancouver. I am Shiho. I studied Vietnamese at university in Japan and I will become a worker next April. I decided to study in Vancouver because I had thought that if I could spea … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in December #6: Peak of Christmas

EC Vancouver students! The popular annual tradition has returned! You can experience the magic of the winter season on Grouse Mountain. Peak of Christmas has begun November 28 and is scheduled to end on December 24. There are many activities to attend and enjoy. You will get to meet Santa and visit … Read more

Antonin Praet from France: A great alumni story!

Antonin Praet from France  shares his experience while attending the EC’s General English courses (High-Intermediate) in Vancouver. Sometimes, I think about my journey in Vancouver and adventures in the school. I immediately fell in love with this amazing city and now I cannot stop saying to myself … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in December #5: Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden

Hi EC Vancouver Students! Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden is around the corner!! It lets you experience a winter wonderland with over one million lights. Not only you can enjoy the Dancing Lights show on Livingstone Lake, but also photos with Santa, shadow puppet shows and more. &nbs … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in December #3: Santa Claus Parade Vancouver 2014

As Christmas is approaching, we can see the lights and Christmas decorations on the trees and stores. Also, one of the largest and most popular Christmas events in Vancouver, the annual Santa Claus Parade, is going to be held on Sunday, December 7! The parade will start at 1:00pm at Georgia and Brou … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in December #2: Capilano Canyon Lights

Do want to see world of lights??? “Canyon Light” event is the right place for you. Capilano Suspension Bridge Park is a very popular holiday event. Its add sparkle to the holiday events. This event is for all age kids, elders everyone can see this world of lights. You will be amazed by lots of magic … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in December #1: Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park

Do you want to enjoy three million shining lights during Christmas season in Vancouver? Let’s visit Bright Nights Christmas Train in Stanley Park. Apart from enjoying the light, you will also indirectly help burn survivors and their family because, a portion of the sales of Bright Nights train ticke … Read more

Hyewon Cathy Kwon: shares her EC experience!

Hyewon Cathy Kwon from Korea shares her experience while attending the General English courses (High-Intermediate) at EC English language center in Vancouver.  My name is Cathy from Korea. I decided to come here to improve my English skill for sure but at that time, before came here, I had no idea w … Read more