Category Archive

Working Abroad

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.

Nov. 2, 2023

South Korea Working Holiday Visa Updated: What We Know So Far

On August 28th, the South Korean working holiday visa was updated, announcing some significant changes to the visa scheme and its eligibility criteria. Read this article to find out more about these changes and how they could help you Stepabroad!

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.

Nov. 4, 2022

5 Reasons To Go on a 2023 Japan Working Holiday (and How)

Japan has finally reopened its borders. So, if you're keen to travel to Japan in 2023, Here are 5 reasons you should go on a 2023 Japan Working Holiday (and how!).

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.

Aug. 31, 2022

11 Reasons To Go on a Barcelona Working Holiday

Ranked as the top Spanish city for quality of life, Barcelona is the whole package with beautiful beaches, thriving metropolis and beautiful architecture. Need more convincing? See our top reasons to go on a Barcelona Working Holiday.

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...

Nov. 2, 2020

Jobs for Canadians in Australia: 2024 Guide

Swap winter for summer and live a laid-back Aussie lifestyle near the beach. In this post, we’ve got you covered on exactly how to find jobs for Canadians in Australia.

Oct. 6, 2020

What It’s Like Being a Canadian Working in Australia

I just finished my second Working Holiday with Stepabroad in Australia! I loved my experience living and working in Australia so much, that I want to help others do the same - read about my experience living Down Under!

Aug. 24, 2020

What it’s Like to Live and Work a Japan Ski Season in Niseko

Originally from Calgary, Hannah lived and worked the 2019/2020 Japan ski season in Niseko. Check out her experience in Japan here!

May 11, 2020

How to Work in Japan as a Canadian

How do you find work in Japan as a Canadian? What kind of jobs can you do? Do you have to know Japanese? How long will it take to find a job? If you are wanting to find work in Japan, keep reading to find out how you can do it.

Jan. 11, 2020

How to Land a Ski Resort Job in Japan

Imagine the ultimate ski season, living and working in Japan, in the powder capital of the world! For Canadians aged 18 to 30, this dream could be your reality next season. Find out how...

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.

May 6, 2019

Why Everyone (Even Adults) Should Take a Gap Year

Is living abroad something you've always wanted to do but don't think you can? Here are our reasons for why everyone (even adults) need to take a gap year.

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.