Do you like…

  • travelling?
  • meeting people from around the world?
  • living extraordinary adventures?
  • and, most of all, sharing your experiences?

Become a blogger for ESL and go on an exceptional language trip for free, on the continent of your choice!

You will have the chance to discover a dream destination, participate in exciting activities, take language classes and experience exceptional moments with the locals and with other international students.

Internet users around the world will follow your adventures on your blog.

And, icing on the cake – among our 5 bloggers, the one who receives the most votes will get an £800 voucher for the airline of their choice.

How to participate

Click on our 5 dream destinations to see an overview of what is waiting for you on site, and apply now to live the experience that suits you best by becoming one of our 5 “ESL Travel Bloggers”!

EUROPA

BERLIN

Welcome to

Alpadia Berlin!

Berlin is a unique city with a very special spirit; you will quickly realise that! Your experience there will allow you to make unusual discoveries, visit the must-see attractions and develop the German skills you need to enjoy your stay. Berlin will charm you with its bold architecture, its rich cultural heritage, its trendy areas and its World-famous nightlife. The team at Alpadia Berlin will be happy to turn you into “ein Berliner oder eine Berlinerin”!

Courses

20 German lessons per week (45 minutes each)

Accommodation

Host family, single room with half board

Examples of leisure activities

Celebration of the Bauhaus’ centenary

Berlin tour through street art

DDR Museum

Graffiti workshop

Festive evening with the locals

Date of the trip

July 2017

Duration

2 weeks

America

Los Angeles

Welcome to

Kings Los Angeles!

Discover an extraordinary city like no other. Whether you are attracted by the sunshine and the relaxing lifestyle in Santa Monica, or by Hollywood’s glamour and eccentricity, you will fully enjoy your Californian experience. The school where you will improve your English skills is ideally located in the city centre, close to well-known attractions and to the many restaurants and bars on Sunset Boulevard. Los Angeles is a city that leaves no one indifferent and where you can live your passions and dreams. The team at Kings Los Angeles will be at your disposal to turn your “American Dream” into reality!

Courses

20 English lessons per week (45 minutes each)

Accommodation

Residence in the city centre, double room with no meals

Examples of leisure activities

Walk on the glass platform, 300 meters over the city

Kayak safari on Los Angeles river

A different Los Angeles – Horse-riding activity

Full day in a themed park

Baseball game

Date of the trip

August 2017

Duration

2 weeks

ASIA

KOBE

Welcome to

Lexis Kobe!

Are you looking for a change of scene? Discover Kobe, globally renowned for its famous meat, which will definitely surprise you. You will have the chance to get familiar with the Japanese culture through typical and surprising activities, such as the traditional tea ceremony or the visit of the Momofuku Ando Instant Ramen Museum. Your experience will reach a further dimension thanks to the total immersion you will benefit from within your host family and during your Japanese classes. You will also socialise with the other students and enjoy the lively nightlife. The team at Lexis Kobe is happy to welcome you and introduce you to an unforgettable experience in the Land of the Rising Sun!

Course

15 Japanese lessons per week (60 minutes each)

Accommodation

Host family, single room with half board

Examples of leisure activities

Traditional “Kaiseki” cooking experience

Relax in Japanese thermal baths

Traditional tea ceremony

Origami workshop

Introduction to calligraphy

Date of the trip

September 2017

Duration

2 weeks

AFRICA

Cape Town

Welcome to

EC Cape Town!

We offer you a unique experience to live : for 2 weeks, you will get to taste the local culture, become familiar with traditional cuisine and discover a breath-taking, untamed nature… But that’s not all ! Participate in exceptional activities that very few tourists have the opportunity to take part in, thanks to the locals you will meet. Furthermore, you will improve your English skills, which will allow you to fully enjoy your adventure and meet students from all around the world. The team at EC Cape Town look forward to welcoming you and are ready to offer you a life-changing experience in South Africa!

Courses

20 English lessons per week (45 minutes each)

Accommodation

Host family, single room with half board

Examples of leisure activities

African history through music

Cooking of local dishes

Volunteering (with local community and animals)

Visit to Robben Island

Exciting weekend in the savannah

Date of the trip

October 2017

Duration

2 weeks

OCEANIA

SYDNEY

Welcome to

ELC Sydney!

Looking for new adventures? Sydney will not disappoint you! DISCOVER an amazing cosmopolitan and vibrant world capital, built on a stunning natural harbour with a myriad of natural parks and beaches. DEVELOP you English skills in a well-known school in the city centre and build new friendships with the other students. ENJOY numerous social activities with other students, possibly including animal encounters, arts exhibitions, walks with breathtaking views, multi-cultural markets, parties or even surf lessons. EXLORE quirky neighbourhoods, unbeaten tracks, greater Sydney or anything you like. This adventure is yours, and the team at ELC Sydney will help you make the most of it!

Courses

15 English lessons per week (60 minutes each)

Accommodation

Student House in the heart of the city, double room with no meals

Examples of leisure activities

Fantastic walk on the coast, with breathtaking views

Jet boating in Sydney Harbour

Visit to the trendy area of Newtown

Hike in the bush to find secret and beautiful spots

Surf course

Date of the trip

November 2017

Duration

2 weeks