English for Travel and Tourism

English for Travel and Tourism

English is the universal language which is used by most vacationers. Your passion for travelling will connect you with people in the most likely places, as for e.g. on a bus, in a hotel, at airports, on the streets, and in other places. Those with English communication skills and knowledge, finds that socializing becomes more effective if you can speak it as well.

Why travel lovers should learn English?

Those who travel a lot and have a zeal for travelling need to have an in-depth knowledge regarding English communication as it is considered as a global language and most countries find it easy to communicate to tourists. When speaking to visitors who speak English, everyone ranging from immigration officers, hotel staff, taxi drivers, and others finds it easy and use it to communicate. Therefore, if you can speak English yourself, you will not have any problems while communicating and dealing with the locals. So, if you are planning to visit a country where the native language is not the same as yours, it will be beneficial to learn English beforehand as it is an international language, you will most likely find someone who can speak it, making the communication process much easier.

So, what are the advantages of learning English for passionate travellers?

If you have English communication skills, there are many benefits that you will enjoy as a tourist:

  • Expressing yourself is easy: Knowing English makes expressing yourself easier, wherever you go. It becomes simple to ask for something and even explain what you want.
  • Making friends becomes easier: Interacting with others becomes less challenging with a common language. English enables you to socialize and communicate with the locals in your tour destination and helps you in learning something about their lifestyle.
  • It instils confidence: Your confidence improves during travel when you know that you can easily express yourself and is able to meet and greet people. As you hear and understand what the locals are saying, you can even ask questions and ensure your safety by avoiding dangerous places. When you learn English, getting insight into other people, their lifestyles, and suggested tourist areas becomes easy, thus boosting your confidence.
  • Engage in better experiences: Knowing the basics of the English language can help you with every day conversations while traveling. You are bound to have better experiences as whenever you go to a new place; you will require assistance from the locals. Even if they do not speak the language well, they most probably will understand the basics enough to assist you.
  • Feel independent: If you are one of those who like to organize their own experiences, then knowledge of English is crucial for you to achieve that. It helps you to go to the places that you prefer and stay as long as you want. If your English is not good enough your trip will be restricted to organized tours and will have to rely on the guides. But when you can speak and understand English, you will have the freedom to visit and explore places more independently.

As a global language, English is more often used in tourist areas. Hence, even if you do not have a local tour guide, you will not face any problems visiting the attractions you want to. By reading and following signs, you can also book accommodations and obtain other services in a foreign country without hiring a guide. This will save much of your money since hiring a tour guide can be costly in some places across the world. Furthermore, when you can speak a universal language, even negotiating prices for products and services becomes possible.

Learn more in a foreign country with English

Maybe, there are many things you have always imagined about life in a distant place or in an alien country. When you learn English, learning the local culture becomes easier as you can interact more effectively and solve queries. As a traveller inquisitive about different cultures, you no doubt want to learn new things.

But, speaking on a general note, there are many other reasons for and advantages of learning English as a tourist. The most important point of all is that when you learn English, you are able to travel in a more straightforward manner on your own and overcome the major difficulties and challenges that are faced by those who do not speak it well or at all.

Our Achievement

Asian School of English (ASE)an English training wing of Asian College of Teachers (ACT) aims at giving a new meaning to English communication and language development helping individuals to meet their individual learning goals. The courses at ASE are developed keeping individual needs in mind as our qualified trainers make learning English a joyful experience.

ACT, with its existence of more than 11 years, provides 100+ courses across the globe with a pan India presence. It is also the proud recipient of numerous national and international awards, with alumni exceeding 30,000 students.


  • We design tailor-made courses for 21st century educators: ACT, the leading teacher training organization, has emerged and secured its position with the promise and dedication in designing customized courses covering all possible areas of teacher education with an emphasis on global standards in terms of knowledge, skills and approaches to be employed by future teaching professionals willing to teach in 21st century classrooms.
  • Board of Academics comprised of accomplished academicians: Teaching 21st century classrooms demand proficient educators and trainers able to engage learners in a productive learning environment. ACT’s Board of Academics governing the course curriculum comprises of accomplished and experienced academicians from diverse fields who boast of academic integrity and valuable insights with extensive know-how that adds tremendous value to our courses. These experts have designed courses with strategies aimed at utilising the concepts in their workplace.
  • Journey from 100 to 30,000+ enrolments: Diploma course in Pre and Primary Teacher Training with Specialization in Teaching English is one of the leading products of Asian College of Teachers that was launched back in 2007. With the passage of time, other courses were introduced going by the global benchmark and some of ACT's 100+ training courses were introduced that received massive popularity as well. Asian College of Teachers, that began with 100 enrolments has crossed 30,000+ enrolment mark and plans to continue the legacy while adding more feathers to its cap.

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India

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India

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EMAN HASSAN

Egypt,Cairo

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India, Kolkata

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Abudhabi, United Arab Emirates

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India,Kolkata

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India,Kolkata

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India, Bangalore

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