2018 Archive

Stepwest Stories – Liliana from Mexico and her Study & Work in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Liliana from Mexico and her Study & Work in Canada

Posted October 17, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

Wanting a break from your career path? Studying and working abroad gives you the opportunity to leave your routine back home and do something exciting and rewarding, both personally and professionally! This is exactly the journey our next Stepwest Stories star is on. Meet Liliana, a 27-year-old from Mexico who landed in Vancouver last August 2018. She …Continue Reading

6 Best Coffee Shops in Vancouver for Working Holiday

6 Best Coffee Shops in Vancouver for Working Holiday

Posted September 19, 2018 in Study & Work, Working Holiday

Just arrived to Vancouver for a Working Holiday or Study & Work and looking for the best coffee shops in town? Whether you’re applying for jobs, studying, or just need to get some work done, a coffee shop is the perfect place to be productive! With so many to choose from, we’re here to help! If you’re looking …Continue Reading

Biometrics Required – Working Holiday Canada (IEC 2019)

Biometrics Required – Working Holiday Canada (IEC 2019)

Posted September 12, 2018 in News

Looking to come to Canada under International Experience Canada (IEC) for a Working Holiday, Internship or Young Professional permit? How about with a College Co-Op Program for Study & Work in Canada? In both cases, if you’re planning to apply for International Experience Canada (IEC) 2019 or a study permit for Canada, you will want to read this update! It seems …Continue Reading

Australian’s up to 35 years old can now do Working Holiday in Canada!

Australian’s up to 35 years old can now do Working Holiday in Canada!

Posted August 29, 2018 in News, Study & Work, Working Holiday

Are you from Australia and want to come to Canada but didn’t think you could apply for your Working Holiday because of your age? Well, we have some exciting news for you! We got news that Canada and Australia have expanded the age range for those wanting to do a Working Holiday in Canada! This is exciting …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Luisa from Colombia & her working experience in Canada!

Stepwest Stories – Luisa from Colombia & her working experience in Canada!

Posted August 2, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Working Holiday

*Update! We recently caught up with Luisa who has been in Canada for over a year now. To hear an update on her time in Canada, read till the very end!* We are bringing back Stepwest Stories for you to be inspired and motivated from our very own. This time, the participants themselves will be telling their Stepwest …Continue Reading

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Fifth Year in a row!

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Fifth Year in a row!

Posted July 31, 2018 in News

StudyTravel Magazine has announced the nominees for the 13th annual StudyTravel Star Awards 2018 in the August issue of their magazine. Stepwest is pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for a StudyTravel Star Award for the fifth year in a row as a Top 5 ST Star Work Experience Provider! This is an exciting accomplishment for …Continue Reading

7 Day Trips from Vancouver Without a Car for Working Holidays

7 Day Trips from Vancouver Without a Car for Working Holidays

Posted July 10, 2018 in Working Holiday

One of the great things about doing a Working Holiday in Canada is that there is so much to do while you’re here! From hiking, kayaking, or shopping there is something for everyone, especially in the summer! Want to come to Canada but your country isn’t a part of International Experience Canada? Don’t worry! You can still …Continue Reading

5 Tips On Rent in Vancouver for Working Holidays

5 Tips On Rent in Vancouver for Working Holidays

Posted July 10, 2018 in Working Holiday

It can be super exciting when you finally land in Canada and get to start your Working Holiday adventure! However, you’ll eventually realize something important amongst the excitement – you need a place to stay! Although our Working Holiday programs have optional add-ons such as homestay accommodation, some of our participants prefer to find their own place during …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Andrea from Mexico and her Study & Work in Vancouver

Stepwest Stories – Andrea from Mexico and her Study & Work in Vancouver

Posted July 4, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

Have you ever thought about living and working in Canada? By participating in our Business Essentials or College & Internship programs you can do just that! Immerse yourself in a College program that will allow you to work and travel while gaining work experience abroad and improving English skills—getting the ultimate Canadian experience! Study and work in Canada is …Continue Reading

How To Rent In Vancouver For Working Holidays

How To Rent In Vancouver For Working Holidays

Posted June 19, 2018 in How To Guide, Study & Work, Working Holiday

It can be super exciting when you finally land in Canada and get to start your Working Holiday adventure! However, you’ll eventually realize something important amongst the excitement – you need a place to stay! Although our Working Holiday programs have add-on options for homestay accommodation, some of our participants prefer to find their own place. We can …Continue Reading