Eastbourne has long been one of the most popular spots in England to learn English. So, why do students flock to learn English in Eastbourne? Well, how about the beautiful seaside landscapes, tranquil beach and the fact that it is officially Britain’s sunniest city! That’s right... Eastbourne has more hours of sunshine each year than anywhere else in the UK. And the town is safe, peaceful and charming too.
Situated on the Sussex coast, just half an hour by bus from bohemian Brighton and around 90 minutes from London by train, Eastbourne offers a taste of traditional England, but with a splash of cosmopolitan fun. During the sunny summer months, the town comes alive with language students from all over the world, drawn by the pretty town and the beautiful natural surroundings. Nearby Beachy Head and the Seven Sisters National Park offer spectacular views over the English Channel towards France. Set up camp in a sunny spot and enjoy a picnic in the sunshine! If you are feeling adventurous, have a go at fishing, sailing, horse riding, tennis, golf, football, cycling or the numerous water sports on offer.
Eastbourne’s cultural calendar is lively, with regular theatre and musical performances throughout the year and popular cinemas and galleries. The town’s famous pier has attracted visitors for well over a century and is still going strong. Take an English course in Eastbourne with ESL and enjoy the beautiful Sussex coast at its finest.