Thursday, January 08, 2009

Arab ESL student at Homestay.Cebu

An Arab ESL student, Mohammed Isa Walid (English name: Junior) from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia came to the Philippines last October 28, 2008 and availed of the Homestay Accommodation of Harvest Christian School International (HCSI) for 6 months up to May 2009. Junior was an airport staff in Jeddah International Airport before studying an ESL class at Harvest Christian School International.

Sunday, November 12, 2006

Japanese student availed Homestay Accommodation

A Japanese student named Marie availed homestay accommodation with Homestay Cebu from November 6 to November 28, 2006. She studied SELIP and ESL courses at Harvest Christian School International. The student is a Fourth Year High School from Tokyo, Japan and just came to Cebu City, Philippines to enhance her English proficiency. In her room, she was provided by the host family with a conversation partner, Gia Macion, a niece of the host family. A city tour was provided by the host for Marie last November 10, 2006 visiting the historic sites of Cebu like Fort San Pedro, Magellan's Cross, Parian and Taoist Temple. Her English teacher assessed her as a fast learner. During her stay in Cebu City in just one month, her English conversational skills greatly improved.

Friday, July 28, 2006

Homestay Accommodation in the Philippines

Homestay Cebu of Glorious Harvest Communication Foundation, Inc. offers homestay placement and finding services to students in the Philippines. The Philippines has become a destination for students to learn English. Every month thousands of Koreans, Japanese and other
nationalities come to the Philippines to learn English. Homestay accommodation is one of the fastest ways for students to learn English. Students are immersed in the English language as most Filipinos speak English well.

Homestay hosts are reputable and respectable citizens of Cebu City, Philippines as all of them are screened by the Foundation. ESL courses and regular courses are provided by Harvest Christian School International (HCSI) located in Mabolo, Cebu City, Philippines.

Homestay Cebu rates: Ranges from US$325 to US$600 per month to include Room and Board (3 full meals a day) and laundry, housekeeping services, internet access (wi-fi) . Accommodation ranges from shared accommodation to single room accommodation.

For details, please contact:


Contact Person: Arturo N. Tangal, Director
Homestay Cebu
Glorious Harvest Community Foundation, Inc.
24-B Tres Borces Street, Mabolo, Cebu City, Philippines 6000
Tel. 6332-232-9608; 6332-231-0208
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