Ice Cream cone

Ice Cream in Vancouver

Cool your heart with some of the best Ice Cream in North America Everyone likes ice cream. Do you? I hope you do! Because ice cream is loved in every season of the year. Most people can’t live without eating ice cream because it’s simply delicious and heart-cooling! So, that’s that! Ice cream is arguably one of the best desserts ever invented. There are various flavors of ice cream like chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, mint chocolate, pralines and cream and so on. Chocolate is almost everybody’s favorite. If you are craving some good ice cream, then we will tell you a few around Vancouver that carries one of the best in North America. You can find ice creams anywhere in restaurants, shops, ice-cream parlous and convenient stores. Ice Cream in Vancouver However, the Vancouver weather makes it more delicious specially in snow. below are some of the local favorites to eat ice cream: Bella Gelateria: Bella Gelateria is one affordable place for ice cream that carries many special flavors. Did you know that you can taste the flavors before you make your pick? Dairy Queen: Also known as DQ. Dairy queen is the ice cream as well as fast food restaurant. You can find it literally everywhere in the lower mainland. La Casa Gelato:  la casa gelato is the best and most famous place for ice cream, and they have 500 flavours of ice cream. The atmosphere of the shops is very cool. D’oro Gelato & Coffee: D’oro gelato is a great place to eat and hang out. They have not only ice cream, but also great breakfast, dinner, lunch and coffee. Above all, take courses of English in Vancouver and explore the beautiful city of Vancouver and its distinct culture. There are endless places to visit such as hiking trails, … Read more

study in Canada

Learn English in Vancouver

Study in Canada Learning English in Vancouver a is Fun and Rewarding Experience English is the international language and it used almost everywhere and in every country as a second language. So, it is very important to learn English and be proficient in it. Do you want to learn English in Vancouver? Then don’t worry! There are many ways to learn English. Come to EC Vancouver and expand your language! Practicing is the best way and you can learn something new everywhere and anywhere like for instance watching movies, listening to music, talking with people, reading books, even playing games. And the most obvious, taking classes! Try to speak everywhere even at home and meet new people by speaking and conversing in English only. If you want to learn English, then don’t be afraid to make mistake because we always learn from making mistakes! The internet has many websites that can help you improve your language learning like ECEnglish, BBC learning English, and English grammar extra. These are free. ECEnglish has many resources on the website and student account. There are also many ways to learn English in an effective way which is by taking classes. This is the best way to practice which is learning in groups and learning from mistakes. Listen to other people who speak English and try to use simple words first. Keep a notebook of words and write essay or a diary about your activities in English and try to structure and use complete sentences everyday. Above all , there are many English langauge schools in Vancouver, but none compares with EC!  learning English is not only fun, but also exciting and rewarding. Study English here at EC Vancouver and EC Language Centres to expand your career and job as well as study opportunities in … Read more

Traveler Tips When Visiting Vancouver

Information About The City and Tips For Travelers Vancouver is one of the most beautiful and attractive cities in the world and North America. The city receives newcomers everyday. Some are for vacations and some are for studies or research. Read below for some traveler tips! Vancouver is very popular for pursing post secondary education because of the quality of the education system. Nonetheless, the weather in Vancouver makes it more beautiful because its the warmest city in Canada. Arguably. It doesn’t get extremely cold. There are many places and attractions for tourists and locals. There are endless things that makes the city exciting and wonderful. From education, events, festivals to the multicultural diversity and city ethos. There are also many outdoor activities and events happening around town. You can enjoy the beauty of nature while also exploring the beautiful west coast. Not to forget, there are numerous job opportunities and research. There are various restaurants, hotels and things to do, so you can never be bored in this city. Summer is the best time for visiting Vancouver because the weather is very peaceful and attractive.Newcomers can adjust quickly to the city due to the weather and location. There are many activities to do in summer like hiking, paddle boarding, surfing, outdoor movies and much more. There are many festivals that take part strictly in the summer like Canada day and Pride. EC Vancouver We would like to invite prospect students to come and study English with us here at EC Vancouver to enjoy the beautiful west coast while also expanding their skills and language. Take courses of English in Vancouver and kickstart your career with EC Language Centres and explore the different opportunities the city has to offer for everyone.

5 Benefits From Making Friends Around The World

The Many Benefits From Making Friends By Studying Abroad Many people like to travel the world and meet new people and friends that are locals. With that being said, there are many benefits and reasons to make new friends while you’re studying abroad. One is ofcourse its a better way to get to know the city and culture. Specially if you’re both speaking English and improving your skills at the same time. Nonetheless, there are numerous benefits from making new friends from different countries and cultures. You can learn about their culture and traditions, language, lifestyles and much which can be very interesting and beneficial for you. You will also get to taste new food and cuisine. And due to this, you will be able to learn and speak about about international cuisine. You will also have new networking opportunities as every person will have different experiences and background that you can learn from. This will be very helpful in the future and you may also have a better job opportunity or enhance your business. if you wish to expand internationally. Nonetheless, if you want to learn a new language, then it will be very helpful to practice with your local friends. You can practice in your own comfort zone and space, without worrying too. In other words, you will gain knowledge and different experiences. You can also learn to live life in a new way. Above all, EC English Vancouver is an ESL school based in western Canada with many locations around the world. Contact us via our website or social media to learn more about our ESL programs and activities! We have levels starting from basic elementary to complete proficiency. We also have test preparation programs like IELTS and Cambridge.

How To Enhance Your Speaking Skills

Enhancing your speaking and conversation skills with EC Vancouver English is an international and worldwide language, in other words, it is used almost everywhere world wide. English is very important to boost your career and that is why you need to enhance your speaking skills if you need it. If you wish to become a successful person, you must be well spoken and have high speaking skills, speaking fluently with confidence. To boost your speaking skills, confidence is very important. You should have confidence to speak infront of everyone, as well as face to face communications. So, there are many ways to enhance your speaking skills. The obvious one is done by practicing. Practice is the best way to improve speaking skills, as well as any skill in general. So, do always practice speaking daily because practice truly makes perfect. To practice successfully, you should try to speak in front of your friends, family and classmates in English.   Making mistakes is a part of learning Don’t feel afraid to make mistakes because everyone makes mistakes and its a part of learning. If you speak with confidence, then no one can pinpoint your mistakes because you’re speaking with confidence. Always try to speak with people on any topic, and with this you can enhance your speaking and confidence. By watching movies, you can also boost your vocabulary and pick up various slang or metaphors to use in your sentences. If you really want to enhance your skills,then we suggest that you take speaking classes that is provided here with us at EC Vancouver. Nonetheless, always try to speak in English with your friends and family instead of using your mother tongue. Read books out loudl and record your conversations to see your weak points. After recording, listen to it and … Read more

Vancouver Deep Cove

Beautiful Deep Cove Deep cove is a beautiful seaside small village in north Vancouver. It faces the open waters with beautiful mountain views. This wonderful place is thee spot for boating, walking, kayaking, paddle boarding, swimming, running, hiking and many other things! It’s a local favorite due to its beautiful nature and breath taking scenery. It’s also a superb place to take pictures and BBQ. There are many shops like the only and only Deep Cove ice cream parlor, coffee shops, restaurants, and local crafts and clothing stores in deep cove. The honey doughnuts & goodies are to die for! They are very famous here in Vancouver! You must try these doughnuts because they are unique and super tasty! If you want to enjoy the nature and feel relaxed, then we highly recommend you to just go there! You can hike then enjoy the beautiful scenery and area. Or you can also kayak or paddle board then eat some delicious Deep Cove pizza. There are also many parks nearby deep cove like Cates park and Seymour Mountain. Nonetheless,There are number of interesting events and activities that are hosted yearly or per season in deep cove like the penguin plunge, various summer concerts, and Deep Cove daze extra. So you can come and enjoy these festivals at this beautiful place during the different times of the year. There are also free concerts and live music in summer evenings. If its one thing we need to mention about Deep Cove, then its the fabulous view and scenery. The view of the mountains is great because you can see nearby islands as well. There are lots of parking spaces if you need some as well. Above all, contact EC Vancouver to learn more about our ESL courses and classes to explore Vancouver and … Read more

What makes EC English school special

English School in Vancouver EC Language Centres is an English for international students that offers General English classes as well as test preperation courses like IELTS and Cambridge. EC English school has many branches and locations around the world and in major cities. To name a few, Vancouver, Toronto, London, Montreal, Auckland, Sydney, Washington, Oxford, and New York. Why EC Vancouver? Here in Vancouver, EC is located in the heart downtown just by Dunsmuir street. We have many courses and level like beginner, elementary, advanced, pre-advanced, pre-intermediate, intermediate, upper-intermediate and proficiency. There are many things that makes our school special. Like for instance our customer services, friendly staff, tours and of course the students’ results. There is also an activity calendar where you can participate in the activities weekly. The main thing is that it is close to many amenities like Granville SkyTrain station, Starbucks, 7 eleven, Tim Horton’s and all shops you may need. Our service and staff makes it truly a special moment and a successful experience to any person. Our staff are very helpful and try to do their best for our students. Most of our staff are bilingual and can help the students by speaking in their own language. There are many resources for the students in-house and outside of the school. We have accommodation for students who come from other countries, which can help newcomers to find and stay in Vancouver easily. Nonetheless, EC Vancouver is an English school for international students based in western Canada with locations all around the world. We have levels ranging from basic elementary and beginner, to intermediate, advanced and proficiency. We also have test preparation programs like IELTS and Cambridge to help students progress into a university. Contact us or visit our website to learn more about our ESL … Read more

Student Testimonial : Maiara Milanez from Brazil

Hello and welcome! EC Vancouver was very happy to welcome and host and Maiara Milanez from Brazil. She studied General English with us and graduated in the summer. This is what Maiara had to say about here experience in Canada and EC Vancouver : “My stay in Vancouver provided me a lot of unforgettable experiences, such as making friends from all over the world, visiting beautiful places and seeing fantastic animals. The school is amazing and I’d recommend it for sure. Also, to its staff, all I have to say is: Thank you so much for everything! I’m grateful for all the good moments we had together and I can’t explain how thankful I am for every time you helped me. You made my trip even more special!” Waterfront   Please note that the testimonial was written by Maiara herself and was not edited at all. From everyone here at EC Vancouver, we want to say that we will miss you alot and hope to meet you soon in the future! Please drop by and say hi to us if you plan on visiting Vancouver or Canada. We would love to see you again! Learn English in Vancouver and experience a new culture and environment dedicated to fostering newcomers.   The province of BC proudly hosts many events and activities throughout the year for our locals and tourists. With that being said, EC Vancouver is a Languages Canada ESL provider in good standing. EC Language Centres and EC Vancouver proudly provides ESL classes and test preparation programs for all levels and ages like IELTS and Cambridge CAE,CPE FCE. Contact us today or visit our website or social media to learn more about our English classes and programs, events, tours, prizes and much more. Our Designated Learning Institution number is O19280217882.

What attractions to see in Vancouver?

Vancouver’s Main Attractions Vancouver is the beautiful city located in the western part of Canada. There are many places, things attractions and activities to do in Vancouver all year long that attracts not only tourists, but also locals from around the area. To name a few hot spots, English bay beach, Capilano suspension bridge, Whistler, Rockies, Science world, Canada place, Queen Elizabeth park, Grouse mountain, Vancouver art gallery, Lighthouse park, Playland at the PNE and many other places. Below is a small list of must-go-to places in Vancouver: English Bay Beach – This downtown beach is very popular and beautiful at the same time. It is one of the most visited beaches in Vancouver because of its beauty and location. This spot is the best for watching the sunset and walking by the shore. Capilano Suspension Bridge – Suspension bridge is one of the most popular and main attractions for locals and tourists in north Vancouver. This beautiful and narrow suspension bridge covers trees and is unique to its own. The cost of the tickets varies by age and are valid for one year after purchase. Canada Place – Shaped like a ship, Canada Place is located by Waterfront. It is very attractive because of the building facade and the various events that are held there every season. Queen Elizabeth Park – Queen Elizabeth is one of the most popular parks in Vancouver. It is extremely well maintained and beautiful. At the same time, you might want to check out Van Dusent botanical gardens as well. Vancouver Art Gallery – One of the many museums and galleries we have in the city. The gallery is famous for its ever changing exhibitions and paintings. Located on 750 Hornby street Vancouver, this is the fifth largest art gallery in Canada. Contact Vancouver … Read more

How can English boost your career?

English : A Truly International Language that can boost your career There is no doubt that English can give you edge in your career and boost not only your career but also education because its used almost everywhere in the world. Nowadays, if you want to work in any field or company, then English is an important skills to have. International companies and various fields require their workers to speak in English. There are more job opportunities and chances for bilinguals or fluent English speakers. International companies require English speakers and bilinguals to communicate with international business partners and opportunities. Not to mention that some international businesses also setup their companies in other countries so that you can have the opportunity to get a job there as well. However, you can also speak with foreigners easily. And due to this you, can enhance your networking and get better chances to expand your business or opportunities. An employee who can speak more than one language is definitely needed across the country. Bilinguals can make more money in Canada because most companies require multi or bilinguals. English will not only boost your career, but also other skills like confidence, general knowledge and critical thinking. With that being said, there are endless ways to improve your English proactively. The main method is taking in-class English lessons. Here are EC Vancouver and EC Language Centres, we pride ourselves in providing the state of the art English classes. Nonetheless, to learn more about our ESL programs and courses, contact us via our website or visit our social media profiles. EC Vancouver is located in the heart of downtown Vancouver with many amenities, restaurants, hotels, and entertainment around the proximity of the school. Study in Vancouver School of English and experience a new world and a new … Read more