- A picture is worth 1000 words, find out if yours is also worth $1000! The Verge 2013 Photo Challenge is on http://t.co/Cna4ogOYKB #, 2013/05/16
- @brittanygomez Nice plan. Don't worry everyone is nervous, it's only natural. Also, warning: it won't really feel real until you're there! #, 2013/05/15
- Congrats @brittanygomez ! Your life is about to change in totally awesome ways! When do you plan on arriving? Starting in London? #, 2013/05/15
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By Jessica Richardson jesssrich.com Hello fellow SWAPPERS, my name is Jessie and I moved from a small town in Ontario to Ireland in 2011 and have committed my life to travel ever since. I, as well as many other … Continue reading
By Carlo Alcos Bruce Lee didn’t just kick ass. He stimulated minds, too. “The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature … Continue reading
Happy Australia Day, everybody! If you’re not currently on a SWAP Australia working holiday adventure, here are a few fun sites to help you celebrate from your computer: 1- Colourful Brisbane 2- Josh’s 1-minute video 3- Lauren’s awesome blog: Lateral … Continue reading
Extra extra, read all about it! Hot off the Vancouver presses, check out this travel feature about Laurinda’s SWAP experience on Straight.com!
Katie has left the Ottawa Valley to embark on a SWAP Germany adventure. Follow her hilarious blog for tips on job hunting, issues with German baking instruments, and warnings about Google translate.
Follow Matthew as he does the SWAP thing in Australia and works on a strawberry farm (mmmm!) here
Nervous (and super-excited) about your SWAP Working Holiday adventure? You’re not alone. Check out Lauren’s great blog Living it Loud as she gets ready to leave for New Zealand!
Lisez les aventures de Myriam et Marilou, deux participantes SWAP en Grande-Bretagne. Ça ne fait même pas un mois qu’elles sont arrivées et elles ont déjà vu Liverpool, Edimbourg, Stirling, Londres… Suivez leur super-beau blog ici!
A working holiday is when you spend a significant amount of time in another country and have the working rights to back it up. With this setup, you are able to pick up a job or two (or 6) and … Continue reading
Check out the winners of the 2011 CIEE Internship USA Contest! There’s an awesome video about work and life in L.A. as well as a great story from our very own Cameron Shaw: first runner-up! Congratulations! All the details here.
Lisez les aventures de Joannie à Londres et en Europe! Retrouvez plein d’inspiration de voyage à travers ses photos géniales ici.
Suivez les aventures SWAP de Chloé à Londres! Lisez son blogue, plein de belles photos, ici.
It only took Cynthia 2 days to find a job for Lonely Planet in London! Learn how and follow what she’s up to now here.
Follow Olivia through her adventures in London. She’s “traveling the world, or at least Europe, to experience rich history, beautiful castles, English cabbies, and a whole lot of fabulous.” More here
Photo by Oscar E. Hey, we all know that being well-travelled makes you sexier…more
Buffalo vs. lions vs. crocodiles. Seriously, crazy circle of life must-see here
Maybe a bit of an unusual post, but most the SWAP countries are covered! Check out Australia: Ouyen, it’s our favourite! Heads up if you think doing your business is the same as in Canada! See where you’ll pee here!
Seriously. Check out his amazing journey here.
Snow has the power to completely transform a landscape; it’s an almost magical moment to look out the window and see your world covered in white. Snow can itself be transformed into works of art, temporary of course, but dazzling … Continue reading