Category Archive

United Kingdom

Apr. 17, 2024

How Canadians Can Work in the UK

Are you a Canadian citizen interested in moving to the UK to work and live? We're talking about England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. In this article we discuss how to obtain a UK visa from Canada and 3 pathways in which this is possible.

Jan. 8, 2024

13 Fascinating & Funny Facts about the UK 2024

We all know that people in the UK enjoy drinking tea & watching football. I bet you didn't know these 13 fascinating & funny UK facts though!

Oct. 6, 2023

Behind The Scenes: McKenzie’s UK Camp Job Story

Want to find out what life is like working a camp job in the UK? Read about McKenzie's experience as she reflects on 1 year abroad in the UK.

Aug. 3, 2023

Top 5 Castles in England To Visit On A UK Working Holiday

Discover the majestic charm of castles in England. Discover the top 5 English Castles, their grandeur, and rich history. Stepabroad today!

Jul. 25, 2023

UK’s Youth Mobility Scheme Visa Updated: What We Know So Far

On July 14th the UK Youth Mobility Visa was updated, announcing some significant changes to the visa scheme and its eligibility criteria.

Jul. 17, 2023

Top 10 UK Music Festivals: Tune In On Your UK Working Holiday

Here's a top 10 list of UK music festivals you can plan for your Working Holiday. From Glastonbury to Reading, these UK festivals shouldn't be missed.

Jan. 11, 2023

Where to Travel and Work Abroad in 2023

Have you ever dreamed of taking a year off to travel and work abroad? If so, a working holiday program might be just what you're looking for – and 2023 is the year to go for it. Discover the top 7 countries to do a working holiday in 2023.

Oct. 13, 2022

10 Reasons You Should Take a Gap Year Abroad

According to Merriam-Webster, a gap year is: “a one-year hiatus from academic studies to allow for nonacademic activities.” And what better nonacademic activity than an adventure? Here are ten reasons why you should take a gap year abroad.

Sep. 29, 2022

The 7 Best Countries for Seasonal Jobs Abroad

Whether you’re a sun worshipper, winter wanderer, or appreciate the best of both worlds, discover the best places to find seasonal jobs abroad.

May 20, 2022

The 10 Best Working Holiday Destinations for Canadians

While choosing a working holiday destination is not an easy task, we list our top ten working holiday destinations for Canadians.

Jan. 25, 2022

The Best Work Abroad Programs for 2022

From Spain’s sun-kissed shores to South Korea’s futuristic nation, extreme adventures in New Zealand to perfecting your French in France, discover the top seven countries Canadians can move to in 2022.

Sep. 28, 2021

2023 Guide to Summer Camp Jobs

Imagine a job where you could live, work and play in the great outdoors. Summer camp jobs might just be the best jobs in the world. Get paid to go on active adventures, make new friends, learn valuable life skills and become a child’s hero...

Feb. 5, 2021

11 Off the Beaten Path Beautiful Places to Visit in the UK

London, Edinburgh, Manchester and Belfast are all amazing cities that should be on everyone's travel bucket list. But what about trying something different and getting off the beaten path? Discover 11 beautiful places in the UK without the crowds.

Nov. 27, 2020

Costs of Moving to the UK: A Guide for Canadians

Are you a Canadian considering moving abroad to the UK? Good for you – you are about to embark on an exciting experience that will create memories to last a lifetime! However, nothing in life is free and so we've broken down all the costs for you!

Sep. 18, 2020

Ireland Working Holiday Visa for Canadians: A Starter Guide

Are you a Canadian citizen thinking about moving to Ireland? The great news is that you can! The Irish Working Holiday Visa is the easiest option for Canadian youth to live, work and travel in Ireland. Read all about it here.

Mar. 6, 2020

UK Working Holiday Visa: What Canadians Need to Know

Are you a Canadian citizen wanting to live in the UK? The great news is with the UK Working Holiday visa, you can! The working holiday visa is a type of work permit that eligible youth can obtain to live and work in the UK for up to two years.

Jan. 30, 2020

UK Youth Mobility Visa: An Application Guide For Canadian’s

Are you a Canadian citizen wanting to live and work in the UK? With its historic architecture, rolling green hills and iconic sights – we don’t blame you! Here we cover how you can apply for the UK Youth Mobility Visa (and what that means!).

Oct. 25, 2019

10 Things Your Parents Don’t Know About Taking a Gap Year

Have you been considering taking a gap year? Maybe you want to pursue an interest, learn a new language, or go and see this big world. Whatever the reason, you’re not alone! Discover 10 reasons why taking a gap year is the best decision ever.