Indoor and outdoor activities

Outdoor activities are popular in summer time and indoor activities are preferred in winter time. But what do you do between summer and winter when the weather changes every day? It’s good to have two options, an indoor and an outdoor activity, for each day so you can decide once you know how the weather is going to be. Here are our top 14 activities you can enjoy on your own, with friends, or with classmates together after school when you sign up for the activities on EC online and meet other students at 3 pm at EC’s front desk. This way you make your free time as much fun as your English courses in Vancouver. Top 7 indoor activities Escape rooms are found all over Vancouver. They’re fun for groups and challenge your teamwork skills and your thinking. FlyOver Canada is a quite unique experience. At Canada Place you virtually fly over Canada and see the different highlights this beautiful country has to offer. Science World boosts your knowledge in just one day. This amazing exhibition with various areas to look at is fun for all ages. The Vancouver Lookout gives you a perfect overview of Vancouver. It’s truly breathtaking to see everything from up there. Trampoline parks are also great for cold and rainy or snowy days because you can still be active and spend a whole day there. Just like escape rooms there are several trampoline parks in Vancouver. Bowling lanes are also found all over Vancouver. Just gather some friends and enjoy your day at one of the many locations. The Vancouver Aquarium in Stanley Park takes you to a wonderful underwater world. Discover different animals and get lost in their beauty. Top 7 outdoor activities Quarry Rock at Deep Cove is an incredible spot for … Read more


Science World Experience

The Science World at False Creek is a popular attraction in Vancouver. Just like our English courses in Vancouver, it has a lot to offer. No matter how old you are, you can spend an entire day there exploring and discovering the world of science. The appearance of the building is already extremely impressive. The dome of Science World lights up at night and the color changes from time to time. Once you enter Science World there are different areas for you to explore. You can learn about the human body, about electricity, about water, about dinosaurs and other extinct or alive animals and several other topics. Within the exhibition you have the option to add other programs to your ticket. You can watch different movies and see a variety of shows in which more scientific facts are explained. Additionally, there is so much for you to explore on your own or together with a friend. You can challenge each other in educational games that teach you more. For example, you can find out who is more relaxed buy leaning your forehead against a metal device. At Science World you can find out how many kilograms you can squeeze with your hands or how quickly you can react to lights flashing up. Or you can simply play some Guitar Hero with your friends. There are a lot of interesting stops to take pictures, for example in front of a mirror where it looks as if you’re flying, in front of a thermal camera or inside of a box for dancing. Enjoy a day full of fun and knowledge at Science World.