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Europe is a continent of many countries and cultures, with a wealth of opportunities for travellers to experience. Go island hopping in Greece, visit the fjords of Norway or have your portrait painted by a street artist in Paris. It would take a lifetime to experience all that Europe has to offer you, so why not get started now.
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You may want to meet the locals, experience the unique wonders that are the Great Barrier Reef and Uluru (Ayers Rock) or get up close and personal Australia’s unique and adorable animals. Australia offers a number of options with year long working holidays, student and tourist visa’s available.
This visa is for people aged 18 to 30 years of age, who are interested in a working holiday of up to 12 months in Australia. Working Holiday visa holders are permitted to do any kind of work while in Australia, for up to six months with each employer
New Zealand offers outstandingly scenic landscapes including vast mountain chains, steaming volcanoes, sweeping coastlines, deeply indented fiords and lush rainforests. New Zealand is approximately the same size as Great Britain, but holds a population of only 4 million making it a haven for those seeking tranquility and relaxation. It also proves to be the perfect venue for those who seek adventure.
From the old world charm, French joie de vivre and modern style of Montreal to the mighty, rugged, snow-capped peaks of the Rocky Mountains Canada is a country of true contrasts. Whether you have a week or a year in Canada you are bound to find places and experiences that you’ll hold with you forever.
The under 35 Work and travel programme allows you to spend one full year living and working in Canada . You have the option to go for a short break or to escape the real world for a full year. This programme provides you with an open employment permit. This means that you can more or less do whatever you want wherever you want.
From the Hawaiian Islands located in the center of the Pacific Ocean to Alaska, the largest and one of the most beautiful states in the USA. America has something to offer every one. Whether you are going simply to escape life for a couple of weeks or to find a new one, America is a land of a million opportunities.
The Visa Waiver Program (VWP) enables nationals of certain countries to travel to the United States for tourism or business for stays of 90 days or less without obtaining a visa. The program was established in 1986 with the objective of eliminating unnecessary barriers to travel, stimulating the tourism industry, and permitting the Department of State to focus consular resources in other areas.
If you are going to the U.S. primarily for tourism, but want to take a short course of study of less than 18 hours per week, you may be able to do so on a visitor visa. You should inquire at the appropriate U.S. Embassy or Consulate. If your course of study is more than 18 hours a week, you will need a student visa.
The Immigration and Nationality Act provides a yearly minimum of 140,000 employment-based immigrant visas which are divided into five preference categories. They may require a labor certification from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and the filing of a petition with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services in the Department of Homeland Security (USCIS).
Since 1983 over 1,000 graduates have availed of the FÁS Programme and experienced this unique opportunity to work abroad with leading international companies and avail of business opportunities that would not have arisen if they had stayed at home. (the closing date for this programme has been extended to 15 April 2007.)
BUNAC offers a range of working holidays including a summer camp counselling programme in the USA and Canada, flexible work and travel programmes to Canada, the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Britain and South Africa and volunteering/teaching placements.