Nanaimo British Columbia

Nanaimo Nanaimo is the beautiful city and ferry port on the west side of Vancouver. There are numerous cafés, restaurants, parks in and around the area. So you do not need to worry about food or attractions because they’re literally everywhere. There are also many events, activities and concerts held in Nanaimo like the Golden Bucket contest, Summer concert in park application, Temporary public art programs and much more. There are number of places to see like the BC ferries, Neck Point park, Nanaimo museum, Protection island, Morning Star Bison Ranch, Haslam creek Suspension bridge, Beban park and alot more! Below are some popular places and things to do in Nanaimo, British Columbia : Nanaimo museum: Nanaimo museum is the public historical museum that is in downtown and this is the heart of the city. Beban park: Beban park is the large complex in which there is swimming pool, a huge playground, ice rink. There are many facilities and to do activities. Haslam creek suspension bridge: there is a suspension bridge that is very beautiful and there is lake near the bridge. Neck point park: this is famous and beautiful park in the city, and this is the perfect place to hiking, walking and to do other activities. Protection island: protection island is the small island and there is a ferry ride ferry ride. With that being said, studying English abroad allows you to experience new places and cultures. EC Vancouver has various English levels and programs for all your needs and goals! Meeting new friends has never so easy! You get to meet new people and friends from all around the world while also exploring Canada and the beautiful west coast! Nonetheless, contact us or visit our webiste to learn more about our ESL programs and courses.

Lynn Canyon Park

Lynn canyon park Lynn canyon park is one of the best places to visit in Vancouver whether you’re a local here or on Vacation. The park is located in the Lynn valley area, up in North Vancouver, beautiful British Columbia. There are many activities to do in Lynn Canyon like swimming, hiking, walking and sightseeing. This location is the perfect spot for a picnic with your loved ones, family or friends! Inside Lynn Canyon is also the Lynn Canyon Suspension Bridge and Baden Powell Trail, Twin Falls, Eecology Centre and many quite places to feel relaxed and calm. In other words, in touch and harmony with nature.  Lynn canyon Suspension Bridge Nonetheless, the Lynn canyon suspension bridge is quite narrow because it is placed across the waterfalls and the deep pool below. Lynn canyon suspension bridge is 50 meters high above the canyon river. If you want to see the beauty of nature, then this place is awesome and has many waterfalls that makes it more beautiful. Besides, the view of is unique and attractive because it is in the heart of North Vancouver. This place is an attraction for tourists and locals. You will also see several species of animals that there. Also, there is a café around the corner of the park where you can sit and enjoy a warm cup of coffee or an ice cold coffee. Lynn canyon park is also near Capilano suspension bridge. This is a great spot to spend some time with family or yourself, meditating. The main thing is that there is no fee to see this place! It is completely free! With that being said, study English in Vancouver with EC Language Centres and experience a new city and culture!

Outdoor Activities in British Columbia

The province of British Columbia and the city of Vancouver provide endless events and activities throughout the year to accommodate the weather whether its raining or shining! All around the province, British Columbia offers unlimited outdoor activities like Dogsledding, River Rafting, Surfing, Swimming, Horseback riding, Paddling, Camping, Biking, Boating, Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking, you name it! Beautiful British Columbia has it all! With that in mind, there are many parks, athletic facilities and community centres around Vancouver that houses many fields for various sports like Track and Field, Tennis, Soccer, Football, Basketball and Hockey. We are looking forward for the marvelous summer weather here in beautiful British Columbia. Nonetheless, Learning English abroad is an excellent experience to carry with you throughout the years. That is why here at EC Language Schools, we pride ourselves in providing state of the art ESL experience and teaching methods. Learning English abroad combined with fun outdoor activities and events allows you to experience Canada and Vancouver in a different light! For more information about BC outdoor activities and events, contact EC Vancouver to learn more about our activity schedule as well as partnership with Discover Canada Tours. We go the extra mile in providing the best student experience possible at home, in school and outside the classroom. We offer many free ESL classes like our Conversation club, Extra Help club, and Pronunciation Club. EC Language Centres also offer one-on-one tutoring for our students to help them focus on their language weaknesses whether its writing, speaking, reading or listening. EC Language Centres is a school of English for international students that’s dedicated to providing state of the art student experience. Here at EC Vancouver, we have different ESL courses for various English levels and programs like beginner, elementary, advanced, intermediate, or proficiency.

EC Vancouver 2019 Soccer Team

We need you to join our Soccer team! Do you want to represent EC Language Centres as part of a large soccer tournament that takes place every year? If so, then we need your expertise and skills! This is also a great way to practice your English skills while having fun. EC Vancouver is recruiting players for the upcoming summer soccer tournament against other ESL schools in Vancouver. We’re all in this together! Contact us at front desk to sign up and learn more about the upcoming soccer tournament! Go EC go!! When: The tournament will be approximately from mid June to the end of August. Where: Training sessions before and during the soccer tournament! Why: Because it’s fun and competitive! Rep your school and make friends! This is also an excellent way to practice and use your English skills in real life! What: Playing soccer against other ESL schools as part of a yearly soccer tournament Whether its playing in the soccer team or cheering for us, we need you! Contact us at front desk to learn more about the team, tournament, and practice sessions. EC Vancouver is a language school with many locations around the world including USA, Canada, South Africa, UK, Ireland, New Zealand, Australia and Malta. We have programs catered towards your needs and skills. Therefore we have levels ranging from basic elementary to complete proficiency and advanced. As well as test preperation programs like IELTS and Cambridge based exams like CAE, CPE, and FCE. Our students improve their English while also participate in fun activities. To learn more about our English as Second Language programs, courses and events, visit our website or social media profiles and be a part of a unique experience!

Sushi in Vancouver

Usually prepared with rice, Sushi in Vancouver is a popular choice for many students and locals. Sushi in Vancouver is a cheap and a delicious option for everyone to enjoy whether they like fish or not. Sushi in Vancouver can be found literally everywhere in the city because it is a local favorite. B.C Roll is a popular roll in Vancouver that combines barbecued Salmon and cucumber. Another local favorite is California roll, Haru roll, Dragon roll, Poke Bowls and Sushi Burritos. Yes you heard it right! Sushi Burritos! With that in mind, it is safe to say that the city of Vancouver accommodates different cultures and offers different varieties across town because it hosts and welcomes all races and cultures. Fun fact : Did you know that the seaweed used in rolls, nigiri and maki is called Nori? Eating out is an excellent way to get to know the city and culture. Studying English abroad is also an excellent way to kickstart your career and expand your English skills and knowledge. EC Vancouver is an English school in Vancouver that offers ESL classes for many levels and ages. Contact us today to learn more about our programs, events and free classes.

Indigenous Arts and Culture in Vancouver

Indigenous Arts and Culture is everywhere in Vancouver and Canada. British Columbia is home to many diverse first nation groups and communities that live in the land and surrounding areas. The Truth and Reconciliation Commission promotes first nations culture and education all around Canada.  In addition, Vancouver and the province of British Columbia acknowledges the traditional territories we live on. So it is safe to say that Vancouver is a very welcoming city and province in general. Nonetheless, Vancouver is known for it’s diverse communities and hosts many artistic collaborations with indigenous artists and creators. Above all, this makes British Columbia’s Indigenous art unique. There are endless totem poles around the city, from Stanley Park and universities to Olympic village and whistler. So many sure you check them out and learn more about Canadian culture and arts! Taking English courses in Vancouver with EC Language Centres gives you the opportunity to explore the many different cultures and communities in Canada. We have levels ranging from beginner and basic elementary to complete proficiency. Contact us today to learn more about our programs and expand your English knowledge!