"We are not Africans because we are born in Africa, we are Africans because Africa is born in us (Chester Higgins)." This is what Mariana concludes in her video about her time in Cape Town. Watch and listen to her story about how her experience took on a different shape over time.Read more My Cape Town Language Travel Experience
FAQs, ATMs and RSVPs - what are these words in English? Abbreviations, acronyms and initialisms can get confusing for everyone, and social media and instant messaging has opened up a whole new world of communicating that can be daunting even for English speakers.Read more Abbreviations, Acronyms and Initialisms in English
The different seasons in cape Town offer visitors and locals the opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty of the Cape in all its forms, but each season also comes with a host of things to do and places to be. Winter is great for whale watching, and spring bursts into life with a spectacular display of wild flowers. Find out more about the seasons here and what you can expect in the time you book your English course with us.Read more The weather in Cape Town – what to expect
"I had not given much thought before departure and destination, it has been a spontaneous choice, but nothing has disappointed me in these 3 months, everything has been an exciting surprise. It looked like if what you want something, it can happen in Cape Town." Francesca, ItalyRead more An Italian thank you from Francesca!
In the first of a series, Christelle van Niekerk speaks to ELC teacher Nobs Xeketwana about how she got started in the TEFL industry.Read more “With the students – I go everywhere!”
If you decide to train to be an English as a Foreign Language teacher, choosing the right course is an important first step. But with so many different courses out there, you can soon find yourself drowning in a sea of acronyms! In this interview, Simon and Juliette explain some of the the different courses available, what to look for - and what to avoid.Read more TEFL, CELTA, DELTA…? What to look for in a TEFL course
Cape Town is a spectacular city with so many things to do. There is really something for everyone here, and it is hard to get bored. Teacher Christelle shares her idea of a perfect day in Cape Town with some great tips and links.Read more A Perfect Day in Cape Town