Category: Working Holiday

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

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

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

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

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