London

  • Excel English

    Our Principal founded Excel English in Muswell Hill when she realised it was a perfect location for students with its safe neighbourhood, variety of shops, cafes and restaurants, and easy access to the centre of London. Muswell Hill quickly becomes home to our students who all agree that it deserves its status as one of the Top 5 Places to Live in London (chosen by The Sunday Times newspaper, 2013). To excel means to be the best, and we aim to offer the best of everything. From teaching to...

  • Frances King School of English London

    Established in 1973, Frances King has over 45 years' experience of teaching English and is one of London’s most popular schools. We teach more than 3,500 students a year from over 70 different countries

    Our schools are in beautiful areas in zone 1 in central London - in Kensington and Belgravia.We offer a wide range of quality courses for adults, families and teenagers. Excellent facilities include study centres with free fast WiFi Internet access, 22 classrooms and 10 more in our nearby...

  • WSE Wimbledon School of English

    We are a family-run English language school for adults, with over 50 years of experience, located in the heart of beautiful Wimbledon.

    Studying with us is a truly global experience and in 2017 alone, we welcomed over 79 different nationalities.Whether you’re improving your English for study, business or pleasure, we offer courses for all levels and use the best possible teaching methods to help you develop. Our success is thanks to the talent of our staff and the dedication to our students.

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  • CES London

    CES London is located in the fashionable suburb of Wimbledon, just 20 minutes by train from central London. The school is a 10 minute walk from Wimbledon town centre and the super indoor shopping mall, Centre Court. CES London has 11 bright, comfortable classrooms, spacious student lounge and cafe, and beautiful patio garden. The school is WiFi enabled and offers guided online learning. The school's multimedia centre has the most up-to-date technology, software and tablet computers. Wimbledon is...

  • The London School of English

    With over 100 years’ experience and a wide range of courses to suit almost every need, we have helped many thousands of people to improve their English. We aim to give you relevant skills that can be applied immediately, so our English courses are intensive and practical, and our clients are motivated adults (18+). We have two London Centres: Holland Park Gardens (Business & Professional English) and Westcroft Square (General & Academic English). We offer local accommodation and a daily social...

London panorama

London, capital of England, is known as the ‘entertainment capital of Europe’ and is a sight-seeing feast for the urban traveller.

Good transport links mean that students can dip in and out of London easily.

It would take several weeks to see all of London, but the main sights can be covered in a shorter time. The cosmopolitan hub of London, the West End, has a huge choice of eating, drinking and entertainment options for all budgets that reflect this community’s diversity and welcoming atmosphere of differing nationalities. For entertainment, it is worth visiting Sketch, with its eye-opening blend of traditional and Clockwork Orange futuristic decor and furnishings. Or step into Siberia at Belowzero’s Absolut Icebar, a bar made entirely of ice, to order an exuberant vodka cocktail.

London has a vibrant nightlife with many bars featuring DJ’s and dancefloors, and a vast nightclub circuit each offering different music styles most nights of the week, including Ministry of Sound and Fabric.

The heart of London is Trafalgar Square. From here you can take an open-top bus tour around the city, but there is plenty within walking distance too. To the north of Trafalgar Square is Leicester Square, home of London’s best cinemas, Chinatown with its Chinese cuisine and Karaoke bars and Shaftesbury Avenue, London’s “Theatreland”. The city is famous for its classical and musical theatre, with many stage shows running for decades due to their popularity.

Back towards the River Thames is Piccadilly Circus, where the statue of Eros is a popular meeting point. From here you can go south west towards Buckingham Palace, residence of the Queen of England, or down to the River Thames and London Eye. Here on the South Bank another world opens up, with galleries including Tate Modern, stylish bars and top restaurants like the Oxo Tower. Across on the opposite bank lie the Houses of Parliament and further east, St Pauls Cathedral.

For fashionistas, London has long been a trend-setting city.

It began in the 1960s when Carnaby Street was an advert for ‘swinging London’. Today Carnaby Street still contains many stores, but new fashion districts have emerged, like the Kings Road and Camden Town, upmarket Bond Street and the ever popular Oxford Street.

Sports lovers are spoilt for choice in London, host to the world famous lawn-tennis tournament in Wimbledon, five Premiership football teams, Lord’s and the Oval cricket grounds and the 2012 Olympic Games.