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United Kingdom

Apr. 12, 2022

Our 10 Picks for Best Working Holiday Destinations for Canadians

While choosing a working holiday destination is not an easy task, we list our top 10 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

2022 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.

Jul. 17, 2020

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. The great news is, with a valid Canadian passport, you can! Discover how...

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

Guide for Canadians Applying for the UK Youth Mobility Visa

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.

May 16, 2019

10 Pieces of Advice We Wish We Knew Before Travelling

They have learned many lessons from their travel mistakes and now these experienced travellers are sharing their top ten pieces of advice that you should know before you travel.

Mar. 28, 2019

12 Items to Help you Survive Any Long Haul Flight

Dreading your long flight? Our travel experts can tell you what 12 items you need to pack to make any long-haul flight more enjoyable. 

Feb. 14, 2019

5 Reasons Why a Relationship Shouldn’t Stop you from Travelling

Are you in a relationship but want to travel? Here are five reasons why you can travel solo while being in a long-distance relationship.

Jan. 8, 2019

13 Fascinating & Funny Facts about the UK

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!

Nov. 27, 2018

How Canadians Can Work and Travel the Globe

Ever wondered how people manage to travel for ages without going completely broke? It’s an easy 2-word answer: working holiday. In this post, we’ll explain what it takes to work and travel long-term as a Canadian.

Oct. 25, 2018

Canadian Travel Experts Share 24 Amazing Travel Apps

There are many well-known travel apps out there to help you make the most of your trip. We asked 12 Canadian travel experts for the apps they can’t travel without and compiled the list. Here are the travel apps they recommended!

Sep. 27, 2018

Why you should get over your fears and go abroad

Stepabroad participant Ian explains the barriers he faced when deciding to go abroad for work and travel, how he overcame them and why you should too.

Sep. 12, 2018

5 Ways Travel Will Change Your Life for the Better

Has travelling been clinging to the back of your mind? It's time to take the plunge, we'll help you get on your way and you can be sure you won't regret it!