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The Change of Seasons in Vancouver

The clocks have gone back and a new season has arrived here in Vancouver. While it’s a time to look forward to cozy coffee shops, warm winter jackets and fresh snow on the North shore, it’s also a time to reflect on the long, lazy summer days behind us and all the activities we enjoyed!…

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The Poppy

As the autumn leaves turn brilliant orange, yellow and brown with the season, a tiny but significant flourish of red appears in early November on jacket lapels all over Canada.  The small plastic red flower is the poppy, and it is a symbol for Remembrance Day.  This special day is marked by services at 11:00am…

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Your First Day at the San Diego Campus!

When you arrive at 415 Broadway, San Diego  on your first day, come up to the second floor. That’s where the school is. If you are lost please call 619-233-0355. When you arrive, we will ask you for your name, passport and medical insurance information. We will take your passport and medical information but don’t…

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Your First Day at the Toronto Campus!

On your first day arrive at 111 Peter Street by 8:30 a.m. Come up to the second floor to suite 210 or 220. That’s where the school is. When you arrive, we will greet you with a smile, check your registration, give you the Wi-Fi password and take you to the intake room. We will…

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American Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is an important holiday in the USA and takes place on November 22, 2018.  School will be closed at Eurocentres San Diego November 22-23 and many students will go on short trips to San Francisco, Los Angeles or Las Vegas.   Traditionally, a big dinner is prepared and family members and friends come together…

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Halloween Day in Toronto

The school was decorated, the pumpkins carved and students and staff were dressed to scare on Halloween Day. There were witches and vampires, ghosts and ghouls, pirates and a cat burglar, and even a Donald Trump glad-handing. Excitement was in the air as students explained their costumes and marveled at their teachers and staff. It…

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Your First Day at the Vancouver Campus!

When you arrive at 815 West Hastings Street on your first day, come up to the second floor. That’s where the school is.   When you arrive, we will ask you for your name, passport and medical insurance information. We will take you passport and medical information but don’t worry! We will give it back…

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The San Diego Zoo

  The San Diego Zoo, located in the famous Balboa Park, is a must-see attraction. It houses over 3,700 animals and provides a great full-day adventure for everyone. You can spend the day walking through a tropical oasis with animals like gorillas, tigers, flamingos, polar bears, elephants and more. They have special exhibits like the…

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TIFF

  Just recently, many of our Eurocentres Toronto students were dazzled by the glitz and glamour of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Regarded as one of Toronto’s most famous annual attractions, TIFF hosts many of the world’s most renowned actors and directors. As the temperature dropped and the leaves changed colour, the city of…

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Curious Imaginings by Patricia Piccinini

From September 14th to October 12th this year, the Patricia Hotel will host an amazing art exhibit called “Curious Imaginings” by Australian artist, Patricia Piccinini. This exhibition brings its own version of twisted realism to the downtown lower east side. This compelling sculpture is not for everyone though. Piccinini believes her art “challenges us to…

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