Cape Town
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Students rated schools in Cape Town overall:
4.4/5.0 (85 reviews)
Language Teaching Centre, LTC, Cape Town

LTC was established in 1996 and is situated in the vibrant city centre of Cape Town on the trendy Bree Street. Shops, restaurants and the popular Long Street are in walking distance as well as public... More

Quality of teaching:3.7/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:3.3/5.0
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Eurocentres, Cape Town
Central City

The school is centrally located on Green Market Square in the city. With many coffee shops and restaurants situated around the school. More

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Oxford English Academy, Cape Town

About Oxford English Academy, Cape Town Welcome to your English learning journey with Oxford English Academy. Over the last few years we have steadily grown into a globally trusted brand through our... More

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INTERLINK School of Languages, Cape Town
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Sea Point lies between Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean, only 10 minutes from the city centre, and is a 24-hour bustling cosmopolitan part of the city. Interlink is ideally situated in the... More

Quality of teaching:4.4/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:3.6/5.0
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English Language Centre, Cape Town

The school is situated in a beautifully renovated heritage building, located in the heart of the city, just a few streets away from all the action of famous Long Street and only a few blocks from... More

Quality of teaching:4.4/5.0
Social activity and excursion program:3.8/5.0
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Study & Live in your Teacher's Home, Cape Town

Over 2000 qualified teachers in 30 countries all over the world are associated with the school organisation. 'Study & Live in your Teacher's Home' offers you the unique opportunity for a full... More

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Cape Town: With its stunning location and surrounding beauty of wild, white-sand beaches, Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Affectionately nicknamed the Mother City, the city is the epicentre of South Africa's Western Cape region. The city keeps busy with markets selling crafts, food and textiles, European fashion boutiques, art galleries, luxury hotels and backpacker lodges. Outside the city lies the impeccable beaches, fringed with pretty towns and mansions ending in the beautiful Cape Point nature reserve.

Key Facts about Cape Town

Population: 3,434,000

Time zone: +12h. (GMT +2)

Region: Western Cape, City of Cape Town

Currency: ZAR (1 ZAR = 0.0723 USD)

Cape Town quality of life rating:

4.6/5.0 (86 reviews by our former students)

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:49* (51% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:41* (59% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:42* (59% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (South Africa average):26.14 ZAR (63% cheaper than in USA)

Mains electricity:

  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Plug Type M
  • Plug Type N
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Arrival Airport

Cape Town International (CPT) - 17 km. from Cape Town city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 30 minutes, 73,00 R, 30 minutes.

Main stops: Airport, Civic Centre

Taxi: 375 ZAR, 20 minutes drive to city center of Cape Town

Direct international flights from:
  • United Kingdom: London Gatwick, London Heathrow

Weather in Cape Town

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Events in Cape TownBest time to take a language course in Cape Town


Cape Town Gay Pride Parade
Cape Town Gay Pride Parade

Feb. 2019 - Mar. 2019Boasting one of the largest gay pride parades in Africa, Cape Town Pride includes parties, protests and a church service over a nine-day period.


Cape Argus Cycle Tour
Cape Argus Cycle Tour

Mar. 2019The Cape Town Cycle Tour (formerly the Cape Argus Cycle Tour) is a 109 km bike race starting in the city centre and following the highway down to Smitswinkel and back up again to Green Point.

Cape Town Festival
Cape Town Festival

Mar. 2019Supporting local artists, the Cape Town Festival's ultimate goal is a more integrated, more tolerant city, bringing together musicians, performers, dancers and artists from different communities in this fantastic event.

Cape Town International Jazz Festival
Cape Town International Jazz Festival

Mar. 2019With five stages and more than 40 artists, Africa's Grandest Gathering hosts musicians from both the African continent and further abroad for two nights of unforgettable performances.

Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon
Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

Mar. 2019Reputed to be the most beautiful marathon in the world, the full marathon is 56 kms while the half-marathon at 21 kms. The 5 km and 2,5 km runs are also very popular.


Wacky Wine Weekend
Wacky Wine Weekend

May 2019 - Jun 2019Four days of wine tastings showcasing some 40 odd local wineries and their award winning products. Sample regional delicacies and participate in the myriad activities for the whole family.


Two Oceans Hermanus Whale Festival
Two Oceans Hermanus Whale Festival

Sep. 2019The town of Hermanus, in the heart of the coastal whale migration route as well as the heart of wine country, hosts the only eco-marine festival in South Africa. The plentiful marine life in the area also includes dolphins, great white sharks, seals, and penguins as well as the Southern right whale.


Cape Town International Kite Festival
Cape Town International Kite Festival

Oct. 2019Held on the beach at the Zandvlei Nature Reserve, Muizenberg, this spectacular two-day festival is a feast for both the eyes and the soul. With competitions, professional displays and kite-making workshops all proceeds from the event support the community activities of Cape Mental Health.


New Year''s Eve Bash
New Year''s Eve Bash

Dec. 2019There are parties all over the city and surrounding areas, but the biggest and best-est of them all is the one at the Victoria & Albert Waterfront with its countdown clock tower and spectacular fireworks display.

What to do in Cape Town

Clifton Beaches
Clifton Beaches
Rhodes Memorial
Rhodes Memorial
Groot Constantia
Groot Constantia
Cape of Good Hope
Cape of Good Hope
Boulders Penguin Colony
Boulders Penguin Colony
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway
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