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

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

10 Reasons To Take A Working Holiday In Canada

10 Reasons To Take A Working Holiday In Canada

Posted June 11, 2018 in Working Holiday

“We took an entire week to ski and surf over on Vancouver Island. This was definitely the highlight of my year so far.” Has anyone else done the ski and surf combo on Vancouver Island? 🎥: @itsbigben 📍: @mountwashington, @tourismtofino, @tourismvancouverisland #ExploreBC . Have a photo or video of BC that you want us to see? Tag …Continue Reading

To-Do’s On Day 1 of Your Working Holiday In Canada

To-Do’s On Day 1 of Your Working Holiday In Canada

Posted June 8, 2018 in Working Holiday

It can be super exciting to start a new adventure in a different country, find work, and make new friends during your Working Holiday in Canada. However, we know that it can also be a bit scary and stressful because you might be unsure of what you need to do during your first couple of days after …Continue Reading

How To Apply For A Canadian Working Holiday Visa – Updated for 2018/2019

How To Apply For A Canadian Working Holiday Visa – Updated for 2018/2019

Posted June 1, 2018 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

International Experience Canada 2018 is back this year with the invitation process for all candidates who show their interest in applying for an open work permit for their Canadian working holiday 2018. If you’re looking ahead to the IEC 2019 season, this post will be useful when you apply in Fall 2018, so stay informed about any updates we will help prepare you …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Claire from France & her Digital Marketing Internship in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Claire from France & her Digital Marketing Internship in Canada

Posted May 28, 2018 in Stepwest Stories

You never know what to expect when you’re living abroad, but the opportunity to immerse yourself in a different culture makes it worth it. Whether that be through a Working Holiday or Student Internship in Canada, both give you the opportunity to travel to Canada and see what the country has to offer, and that’s what Claire …Continue Reading

How to get a BCID as an international student or Working Holiday in Canada

How to get a BCID as an international student or Working Holiday in Canada

Posted May 22, 2018 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

Welcome to Canada! You are finally in British Columbia for your program with Stepwest, maybe you are doing a study and work program at a College or a working holiday program! Congratulations! You made it to Canada! We think this information will be useful for you as we receive a lot of questions from our College students …Continue Reading

Are you from Portugal? Portuguese Citizens can now do a Working Holiday in Canada!

Are you from Portugal? Portuguese Citizens can now do a Working Holiday in Canada!

Posted May 16, 2018 in Working Holiday

Hello guys! We wanted to share some exciting news about International Experience Canada and its new season coming up for 2019! Are you ready for the news? Portuguese can now get a Working Holiday for Canada! How great is that?  Portugal joins a list of 33 other partner countries that allow youth to travel and work in Canada …Continue Reading