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

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in September #5: Richmond Night Market

Hi EC Vancouver students! Do you miss your home country food or want to try something new? If you do, let’s go to the Richmond Night Market! You will find many foods from different countries. Also, you will have lots of fun at their carnival game section ! So what are you waiting for? Let’s go and H … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in September #4: IL Mercato Italian Night Market 2014

Ciao EC Vancouver Students!! Let’s have one night in Italy by visiting “IL Mercato: Italian Night Market 2014”. You will taste many Italian foods that are prepared by Italian Chefs and also enjoy the Italian music, many children’s activities provided by Italian school teachers. Date:   September 19, … Read more

Carmen Stocker from Switzerland: A great Alumni story!

Carmen Stocker from Switzerland shares her experience while attending the CAE Cambridge course. Hello there,   My name is Carmen Stocker, I am 20 years old and from Switzerland. I was in Vancouver from September 2013 to March 2014. You may think that it’s quite a long time; it was, but yet, 6 months … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in September #3: Shipyards Night Market in North Vancouver

What’s Up EC Vancouver Students!!!!! Have you ever been to the North Vancouver District? If you haven’t, why don’t you stop by Shipbuilders’ Square for “North Vancouver Night Market” and enjoy it?   There are over 80 vendors for local products and approximately 30 food trucks! Also, there … Read more

Gyongjin Wi from Korea shares her EC Vancouver experience!

Gyongjin Wi from Korea shares her experience while attending the TOEIC course at EC Vancouver. My name is Gyongjin Wi, I am a university student majoring in media. For that reason I thought it’d be better to study English and improve my skills, including speaking. That’s why I went to EC Vancouver. … Read more

Fun things to do for EC Vancouver students in September #2: Yaletown Farmers Market

Do you have any plan for this month? If you don’t, why don’t you save the date and visit the Yaletown Farmers Market??? Here, you can make new friends and enjoy Mainland Street in an open air environment. Also, it is a perfect place for you if you love fresh food (a great variety of local and organi … Read more