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    Life on an Australian Working Holiday: What to Expect

    Stepabroad ambassador Ian Saunders is currently on our Australia Working Holiday Program in Brisbane. He has written this post to share his experiences Down Under and describe what to expect on an Australian working holiday!   We asked Ian what it’s like to live and work in Australia and what the biggest differences are compared to…

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    Why you should get over your fears and go abroad

    The following post was written by Stepabroad Ambassador Ian Saunders who has recently returned to Canada from his Working Holiday in Australia and wants to convince you to go abroad!   “Let’s face it, the idea of moving abroad is scary. But it doesn’t have to be. When first looking into moving abroad to travel and work,…

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    5 Ways Travel will Change Your Life for the Better

    The end of summer may have you feeling one of two ways – either you are devastated to see the leaves turning orange and days getting shorter, or perhaps you are thrilled about crisp fall days wrapped up in cozy sweaters. Whether you are excited or not for the approaching new season, September always brings…

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    Canadians can now get an Australia Working Holiday Visa up to age 35

    It’s official! The Canadian government has announced that the age limit for which Canadians are eligible for the Australia Working Holiday Visa has been increased from 30 to 35. This means if you are a Canadian who is over 18 and not yet 36, you are able to apply for an Australian Working Holiday Visa. This…

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    3 Reasons You Should Take a Working Holiday

    Stepabroad participant Geneviève Latour is wrapping up her working holiday in Chile and wants to convince fellow Canadians looking to travel to do the same to experience life on a working holiday! “Everyone’s heard of backpacking, but what is a working holiday? For starters, it’s more than just a holiday – you get to live and…

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    Working Holiday: A Day in the Life

    We’re back with another post in our Stepabroad Stories series! Today we’re featuring Geneviève Latour who is currently working abroad on a working holiday in Chile. What is a working holiday exactly? It’s the name for the type of visa that grants young travellers a work permit to supplement travel funds with employment, usually in a…

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