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Come to BUNAC's Summer Camp USA CV Boosting Workshops to learn about the skills you'll learn on Summer Camp USA and how it looks great on your CV
Meet BUNAC's Intern in Britain Operations Coordinator, Emma! She's just joined BUNAC HQ after an incredible 2 years in New Zealand!
Not sure what jobs you can get in New Zealand? BUNAC have loads of positions waiting for you, from hospitality to construction and so much more.
BUNAC's Work Abroad Team Leader is a bundle of energy and adventure and has years of experience working in the USA! Let's get to know him more.
From Thanksgiving to Labor Day and 4th July, there are some pretty incredible public holidays in America. We've highlighted just a few.
Strengthening valuable skills like communication, time management independence and creativity, Summer Camp USA is your career's lucky charm.
Meet BUNAC's Work Abroad Coordinator, Liv! She hails from New Zealand and is the go-to girl for all things travel advice and inspiration.
Lauren is BUNAC's brilliant Internships Coordinator and she has a passion for all things travel. We get the low-down on some of her best experiences!
Niamh is BUNAC's awesome Sales Specialist and she helps fulfill dreams of working in the USA for the summer! Check out some of her travel experiences.
BUNAC's resident Kiwi Kate is Work Abroad Trainer and visits STA stores up and down the country. She is full of awesome travel knowledge and advice!
We love a bit of Kate. She is BUNAC's awesome Account Manager and has spent three summers at Summer Camp in the USA. Let's get the low-down on her!
One of the most incredible places in the world, Milford Sound should be on everyone's New Zealand bucket list. Here are our top things to do and see.
Summer Camp USA is the best adventure you'll ever have. Check out some of the awesome things you can get up to on your days off!
Top tips for getting hired at BUNAC's Summer Camp USA Job Fairs. Wow Camp Directors and land your ultimate all-American summer job!
BUNAC are experts in securing jobs for young people moving to Canada. We have so many amazing positions at world-renowned ski resorts and in cities.
The IEC visa allows you to live & work in Canada for up to two years. BUNAC are experts in Canadian adventures and are on hand to help you get there.
Fancy an all-American working summer? BUNAC have been making American dreams since 1962, and we offer amazing roles on our programmes in the USA.
BUNAC have been sending people on adventures in Canada for over 30 years, and they have jobs at some of the best ski resorts in the country!
Consistently voted as one of the most liveable cities in the world, Vancouver is a destination that everyone will love. Check out our top picks.
From working an awesome job to growing your valuable transferrable skills, Summer Camp USA is an adventure you will never forget.
BUNACer Elisha had the most awesome time working at Four Seasons - a world-class ski resort in Whistler, Canada. Check out her experiences here!
Dreaming of a working adventure in Oz? The BUNAC team are experts in helping you find work Down Under.
BUNAC's Ellie had the most incredible adventure in Thailand and Vietnam in her gap year. She's blogged about her awesome experiences out there.
BUNACer Ken had the summer of a lifetime working in America in 1969! He's blogged about his ultimate throwback. Read all about his American adventures
Are you craving an all-American adventure at Summer Camp USA? We have the perfect job for you! Choose from a whole host of awesome summer camp jobs.
Packing for Summer Camp USA can be daunting, but our team of Summer Camp experts are here to help! Check out our top things to pack.
Our Summer Camp USA veteran Adam has rounded up his top tips on how to make the most of your adventures around the States after your J-1 visa!
Education doesn’t always have to be in the four walls of a classroom. There are plenty of overseas adventures if you don't have plans for university.
Did you know BUNAC is the cheapest 'all-in' Summer Camp provider in the UK? We also offer expert training and job support! Start summer 2019 with us.
You’ll blossom working in Japan. It’s a country of incredible contrasts, where ancient history sits side by side with emerging technology.
Boston is a hub of sports, culture, amazing food and all round good times. Our team of experts have rounded up some of the top things to see here!
BUNACer Cairon travelled Down Under on one of our Group Flights, enjoying a three-day stopover in Hong Kong and making mates along the way!
BUNAC's travel experts have rounded up their top tips of what to do when visiting New York City
Mount Ruapehu in New Zealand has one of the biggest ski resorts in the country, and you can work there on BUNAC's Ski New Zealand programme!
Ella's our Work Abroad Specialist and has rounded up her must sees and top tips for exploring Australia's Great Ocean Road - check them out!
Anna started her Summer Camp USA application, got interviewed and got her dream job at an American camp two weeks later! Be like Anna and get to camp.
Combine your passion for travel with invaluable professional experience on an overseas internship in Australia, New Zealand, Canada or the USA!
Canada's largest city has never been more appealing, and BUNAC's Sam offers his top tips and must-see things to do in Toronto!
As a Camp Counsellor at Summer Camp USA, a fifteen minute nap is deemed acceptable at one in the afternoon, and no wacky attire is ever too wacky...
Roo, the creator behind Summer Camp Secrets, explains how her American Summers as a Camp Counsellor changed her outlook on life.
For International Women's Month, we're celebrating the achievements of female adventurers and explorers from all over the world.
BUNAC Work Abroad Expert and native Kiwi Jen ranks her top New Zealand travel destinations for your bucket list in New Zealand.
Check out Ella's blog and find out what the top travel destinations are Down Under, how to get a sick job and make the most of your Working Holiday.
Work an ordinary job in an extraordinary location in the USA this summer. We will sort out your seasonal J-1 visa and summer job!
From Camp Counsellor to Camp Director and now working at BUNAC,helping young people achieve their summer camp dreams, we've checked back in with Adam!
Your perfect guide to choosing the right Work America package for you. From job and visa support to booking your flights, we've got your back.
Rorie spent 4 and a half months travelling around cities in Japan and working at a ski resort, living the dream. Take heed of his travel advice!
From bagging the perfect seasonal job in the USA to organising your flights and accommodation, we’ve got your back!
Lucy jumped into the Summer Camp USA experience at Camp Allen, a Special Needs camp in New Hampshire, and she never looked back!
Jia craved an American adventure last summer, and boy did she get it! Check out her candy-filled blog.
Conor's life changed forever when he spent a summer at Camp Vega in Maine as a Tennis Instructor on BUNAC's Summer Camp USA programme.
Lifeguarding and amusement park-ing, Harvey is our Work America veteran. Check out his blog!
Meet Roo, the star behind the popular Summer Camp Secrets Blog. She's returning to BUNAC's Summer Camp USA with Camp Sloane for her 8th summer!
Our Work America champ Emily spent three summers working in the idyllic Cape Cod. Check out her experiences!
Emily knows what's up. She jumped on a plane and had the time of her life working in New York on our Work America programme. Simple!
Timea spent her summer working at a country club in New York on BUNAC's Work America programme! Check out her blog.
Edvinas was West Coast livin' last summer, working at Yosemite National Park on our Work America programme! Check out his blog.
Get to know Ella, BUNAC's new Work Abroad Specialist! She's just returned from an unforgettable two years in Australia.
Kayaks, hiking and working one of the most rewarding jobs in the world - Chris lifts the lid on camp life!
Intrepid explorer Keelie spent three months volunteering at Kruger National Park. Read all about her roarsome experiences spent with nature's finest.
Old school BUNAC alumni Phillip reminisces on his adventures from two summers spent in New Hampshire, USA on Summer Camp USA with BUNAC.
It's been an epic summer for Sam. She's been loving camp life and we've caught up with her as she returns home.
Sometimes you just need that year. Grab good grades, but also grab great experiences.
In February 2015, Lauren took to the skies on a BUNAC Group Flight ready to start her new life in New Zealand. Here's how she found the experience!
Just how beneficial are overseas work, intern and volunteer opportunities for school and university leavers?
Sam's back (back again) to Summer Camp USA for her 4th summer in Massachusetts. Here's how her epic summer has been so far...
Top travel tips, traditional Kiwi delicacies and adjusting to life in another country. Jade answers all your New Zealand questions.
BUNAC'er Holly loved and left the UK to work at Four Seasons Resort, just outside Vancouver, on Work Canada Ultimate. Where's home? The mountains!
Backpacker BUNACers are travelling all around the world for their gap year. Check out the best travel pictures from their working holidays with BUNAC.
Steve left the UK to work a ski season at Blue Mountain Resort in Ontario, Canada, and the experience changed his life. Read all about it.
From awesome road trips and outdoor adventures to the most lively bars, Jenny's got your New Zealand adventure planned out.
BUNAC's first Work Canada Ultimate Job Fair is on 11th and 12th August 2017. Here's why YOU should come and get the best seasonal ski resort job EVER.
BUNAC'er Charlotte worked a ski season at one of Canada's top ski resorts: Panorama Mountain in British Columbia! Read about her epic experience here.
We've got the ultimate guide to living in Australia, from BUNAC's fave Aussie, Liz!
Meet BUNAC's operation Manager and Summer Camp champ of 10 years, Adam! He's your go to guy on all things stars and stripes.
We know you love Summer Camp and we know you know your ABCs, but do you know your Summer Camp USA A - Z roundup?
Sam gives us an inside look into life working at one of America's oldest theme parks on our Work America programme.
What is a typical day working at an American summer camp? BUNAC's Sophie lifts the lid.
Our fabulous Work Abroad Assistant Sam is heading off to Summer Camp USA for her third summer in June, we catch up with her to get excited!
BUNAC gives you our top tips on how to stay entertained mid-flight, following the recent large device travel ban.
Meet the BUNAC team: say hi to Claudia, our Work Abroad Team Leader. Having visited over 30 countries (and counting) Claudia is your go-to travel guru
Get to know Sam, BUNAC's newest member of the Marketing team. He's a Work America veteran and once embarrassed himself on The X Factor stage.
BUNAC's Junior Marketing Executive Sophie writes about her experience backpacking beautiful destinations in Vietnam.
Meet Rebecca, BUNAC's Assistant Operations Coordinator who dreams of living in New York.
Meet Leigh, BUNAC's Intern in Britain Operations Coordinator who loves talking about travel all day long.
Coming along to the BUNAC Summer Camp USA recruitment fairs? Sophie shares her top tips on getting hired at the fair, on the day. Good luck!
Get to know Alex, BUNAC's Work Abroad Expert. He's been to Summer Camp USA six times (so not much) and sails boats like a BOSS in his spare time.
Think Canada is all about hockey and snow? Think again. Canada comes alive in the summer and these are our top ways to make the most of it!
Debating the big move to Australia? Amanda waited 13 years, booked her ticket and never looked back!
We've put together our favourite pictures from BUNAC'ers as they explore our top destinations: America, Canada, Australia, NZ and the UK.
Find out about the recent tax changes to Working Holiday makers in Australia and all the job and visa updates from the Australia government.
Canada is a natural beauty and truly one of a kind. The BUNAC team have comprised five reasons why you'll fall in love with Canada and never look back
BUNACer Chris reveals all about his year and a half of bungee jumping, snorkeling, showering in waterfalls and laughing every minute in Kiwi-land
Say hi to Steve. With a head full of wanderlust, he quit his job in the UK to move to Canada on BUNAC's Work Canada programme. Prepare to be inspired.
Our Brand Ambassadors come from up and down the UK to join together to celebrate Summer Camp USA and spread the word on their uni campuses!
Oli reveals all about his unforgettable summer working at a poppin' theme park in beautiful beach-resort Ocean City on BUNAC's Work America programme
25 years after his Summer Camp USA experience, BUNACer now physics teacher Matt retells his life changing summer experience ...
Stressing about what to take to Summer Camp? Read some top advice from our travel experts who have been there, did it and got the camp hoodie!
It's actually possible to miss the sound of crying children. Don't believe us? Read our latest blog post to find out why.
Read some top inspiration from our guest blogger who thinks there's nothing better than heading out on the road as a solo traveller.
BUNAC's group flights to Australia, New Zealand and Canada are legendary. Here's 5 reasons why...
Read some of our top tips for a stress free packing experience
Thinking about working abroad? We don't blame you! Read all about the best cities to work and travel.
From Canada's oldest national park to the good old Grand Canyon, read about 5 of the best national parks in North America
Read some great tips from our travel experts on how to make the most out of your time backpacking around the world.
Amazingly cool travel gear that you simply have to have
From stunning coastlines to route 67, here's 5 things you probably didn't know about Port Elizabeth
From HIV awareness in South Africa to cleaning up the coasts of Thailand. Read how BUNAC volunteers are protecting our planet.
From the tweet police to who designed the current USA flag, here's 6 insane (but true) facts about the USA
From becoming an instant celebrity to the wonderful world of 'Chinglish', find out why you should visit China at least once.
Bright lights, fantastic food and double the amount of sky scrapers than New York. Find out more why Hong Kong is a great place to stopover.
Find out why an Aussie prime minister was in the Guinness book of records and why you should never walk on the right hand side of the pavement...
Meet Amanda, our work abroad coordinator who visited 25 countries by the age of 25!
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week Philip. He spent his summer working at Camp Lakota working as a Camp Counsellor & Lighting/ Sound Specialist.
Read the final part of Donna's American working adventure. Find out what she's been up to and her overall thoughts on working in the States.
Follow Donna in part two of her journey in the States. Find out her feelings on starting her new job in her new city in the grand old US of A.
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Natalie. She spent two summers working at JCC of Greater Pittsburgh working as a Circus Coach & Camp Counsellor
Check out part one of Donna's whirlwind U.S adventure. Find out more about her experience on the application process and how she found BUNAC.
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Samantha. She spent her summer working at Camp Arcadia in Maine working as a Dance and Gymnastics Coach
Sal was lucky enough to bag a job working on board a Super Yacht in Auckland!
Annalee let's us know what it was like bagging that elusive Canadian visa and finding a job before she departed!
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week. She spent one summer working at Camp Chipinaw as a Lifeguard
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Lee who held many variety of roles at camp!
Have a read of our top 5 places to travel after a working holiday in Australia!
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Jamie who taught tennis sessions over in California.
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Taylor. She spent her summer working at Camp Southwoods in working as a Lifeguard
Meet Marisa, our Summer Camps Coordinator, who loves chocolate brownies and the opportunities BUNAC provides!
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Elliot. He spent 2 summers working at Camp Greenbrier & Camp Pontiac & held a variety of roles!
Meet Carolyn our Operations Coordinator, who loves Canada and all things Lord of the Rings
Matt's Work America adventure feedback
Meet Yvonne, who spent 3 summers at camp and fell in love with face-paint.
Meet Richard, who spent six summers of camp and loved everything about it!
Meet Taylor, who loves rugby and the friends she made while she was at summer camp.
Meet Sean, who learned that there is humor in every situation while at summer camp.
Meet Rikki, who did a summer camp program in 2012 and loved hanging by the campfire.
Meet Lee, who has some great tips for summer camp interviews and has eaten 17 slices of pizza in one sitting.
Meet Jamie, who was a life guard and tennis coordinator in Santa Cruz, CA.
Meet Emma, who's been a director and fishing teacher at summer camp and appeared on the TV show "The Weakest Link."
Meet Eileen, who attended camp in the UK and loves to chat.
Meet Bill, who was a summer camp counselor in the 80's and has fond memories of his time in the USA
Meet Andrew, who has spent 15 summers at camp and loves getting to know the campers.
Meet Aaron, who spent a summer at camp Tommy and loved sports day.
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week. She spent two summers working for Circus of the Kids as a Circus Specialist
Meet Rachel she used to work for BUNAC as a Regional Marketing Coordinator. Now she works in the Partnerships team at TripAdvisor.
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Katie. She spent 6 summers working at YMCA Camp Mohawk in Connecticut working as the Riding Director.
Hollies’ shares her top tips for working in the USA on our Work America programme.
Australia or New Zealand which one will you choose? Terri gives us the facts to help you decide.
Lucy shares with us her weird and wonderful jobs in Australia from her working holiday Down Under. Her first job, working on a farm.
Meet Ross, he joined BUNAC for 1 academic year as a Regional Marketing Co-ordinator. He got to talk about travelling and his experiences every day!
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Natalie. She spent her summer working at Camp Marimeta in Wisconsin working as a Tennis Instructor.
Emma's filled us in on her amazing New Zealand adventure, working hard, relaxing with her new housemates and paddle boarding at the weekends!
Izzy tells us all about her experience of how she got hired at our Summer Camp Recruitment Fair in London.
Meet our Camp Counsellor of the week, Lizzie. She spent her summer working at SJ Riding Camp in Connecticut working as a Land Sports Instructor.
Our very own Travel Expert Becka travels to Thailand on an awesome experience visiting all of our programmes!
Our very own BUNACer Becka went away on TEFL Thailand adventure and loved every minute! Here is here experience in her own words... be inspired today!
We caught up with one of our Work Canada Ultimate employers recruiting BUNACers for the winter season, check out what they're looking for.
BUNAC Placement Coordinator Terri shares her experiences of volunteering in Cambodia, and her reasons for why she thinks everyone should do it.
Travel Intern Elena travelled to Ecuador to get a taster of our Multi Project volunteering project in Ecuador. Check out her experience...
Our travel intern Elena went to see how two of our BUNACers were getting on working in an American Yacht Club just outside of NYC.
Travel Intern Elena fills us in on her TrekAmerica Western Wonder tour from LA to San Francisco.
Meet Sara, BUNAC's Internship Manager who loves Madagascar and Taylor Swift.
Here is an awesome video recapping a BUNAC TEFL experience in Thailand.
Watch this BUNACer touch down in Thailand for the first time as he brings you accounts on his first thoughts.
This is an awesome video showing you what life is like on a TEFL internship in Thailand with BUNAC.
Travel Intern Elena landed at LAX and took the ferry over to Catalina Island to catch up with our Work America participants Hannah & Emily.
Our travel intern Elena takes a little look at Catalina island where some of our BUNACers are spending their summer.
See how Elena has found her first week working in the BUNAC Head office!
A little introduction to our global Travel Intern Elena, heading to the USA, South America and Canada - check back soon for updates on her travels!
Meet Hollie, BUNAC's general manager who can't go a year without traveling to a new place.
Work Abroad Expert Becka speaks from experience and tells us about the top 5 things to see in Hong Kong so you don't miss out whilst you're there.
Our Operations Coordinator Kirsty has put together her top 6 things to do in Auckland, she used to live there so you might say she's a New Zealand pro
After Ria returned from her Kruger National Park experience, we caught up with her to find out all about it!
Check out BUNACer Emily's Work Australia and Group Flight experience in this awesome blog!
The USA has over 50 national parks and each have their own charm. Rob visited a selection on his last trip to the USA and shares his highlights.
Meet Kirsty, our program coordinator from New Zealand who loves rugby and her home country.
After Alex had finished his summer working as a lifeguard in Maine, USA, we caught up with him to hear about what he got up to in his spare time!
Summer Camp Director Adam fills us in with what his camp look for in BUNAC applicants and shares his top summer camp tips for the best experience!
Sam has taken the steps to spend her summer in the States with BUNAC. Check out how he's getting on with the planning for his epic summer!
Make your 2015 different and head to Western Australia. Take part in our Ultimate Work Australia programme and it could be you that gets to go here.
Victoria was up in the mountains in Canada for Christmas and New Year and she said it was one that she'll never forget!
Meet Becka, our Work Abroad Expert. She's been around the world and hopes to explore rural China next!
Meet Lucy, BUNAC's Product Manager who loves diving and Lebanese food. She's an expert on all things BUNAC!
The wait is over for BUNACer Victoria who has started her Work Canada adventure in Vancouver, she's not even been there a month but done so much!
We caught up with our Work Canada blogger Samantha for an update, now that the time is here to finally start her Canadian adventure! Check it out...
BUNACer Katie gives us the low-down on some essential items that you'll need for camp... there may be some items included that you wouldn't expect.
Did you think that a typical day as a lifeguard at summer camp would see you sitting in a chair by the lake all day? You couldn't be more wrong!
Check out the top 5 facts that we found really interesting about the Kruger National Park, just one of the locations you could be volunteering in.
Sophie couldn't wait to share her amazing time on BUNAC's Work America programme with us. She worked as a waitress in a restaurant at Myrtle Beach.
Samantha shares her thoughts and feelings about her big move to Canada to live and work in Blue Mountain on BUNAC'S Work Canada programme.
Sarah couldn't wait to share her amazing time on Work America with BUNAC. She spent her summer living and working in Maryland in the USA.
Lauren worked as a lifeguard at an amusement park in Ocean City through BUNAC's Work America programme and shares her experience with us.
We put our heads together at BUNAC HQ and created our top tips for packing for a BUNAC adventure. Read on to get our advice.
We caught up with George who worked as a kayak activity specialist at summer camp, he fills us what he learnt at summer camp along with his highlights
There's lots of different ways to take your money overseas that it can be confusing! Take a look at our top tips for your finances on a BUNAC trip.
Check out Alex's unforgettable experience working as a swimming instructor for a summer camp in Maine.
Jules says goodbye to the UK and Aloha to BUNAC's Work America programme, working as a receptionist on the Island of Oahu.
Here at BUNAC HQ we have put together some of the top events that happen in the USA so you don't miss out when you're working or interning there!
Congratulations on gaining your great A-level results, why not experience a mini gap year with our short term projects?
Read all about Rachel's adventures travelling around the USA after her experience on BUNAC's Summer Camp Exchange USA programme.
Find out about Harriet's amazing Summer Camp experience at Brown Ledge Camp, Vermont as part of BUNAC's Summer Camp Exchange USA programme.
Got your a-level results and wonder what to do now? Well do not fear because BUNAC has got your travelling options sorted, for the perfect gap year!
An excited and nervous Maria travelled to Che-Na-Wah camp and hit the ground running conquering her fear of heights and having fun with the campers!
A whole alphabet of reasons why you should join BUNAC's Summer Camp Exchange USA programme this year
Our Marketing Manager, Hollie has just returned from an epic 2 week TrekAmerica trip. We catch up with her and end up extremely jealous...
A past BUNACer Leoni shares her top tips for interning abroad, from her personal experience interning in America with BUNAC.
Here at BUNAC HQ we put our heads together to all of our travel experiences to create our top tips on how to prevent and fight jet lag.
Here at BUNAC HQ we take look at some of the best beaches in a variety of BUNAC programme locations.
We caught up with Jade after her Work Australia programme with BUNAC, it sounds like she has had an amazing time. Find out how she got on...
We caught up with a very excited Samantha, about depart on the BUNAC Wildlife Conservation Project in South Africa. Find out how you can get involved.
Ever heard of Manhattanhenge? You could experience it on one of BUNAC's work abroad programmes! Read on to find out more...
Hear what our BUNACers have to say about multi project volunteering in Borneo, Cambodia, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Tanzania and Venezuela.
Read BUNAC's top 5 reasons why working at a Summer Camp in the USA beats any other summer job.
Part 2 of our Q&A session with a participant on the BUNAC Sports Coaching programme in South Africa
Q&A session with a participant on the BUNAC Sports Coaching programme in South Africa
We catch up with Carl to find out how he used the skills on his sports coaching trip to South Africa to grab a place at an American summer camp...
Read BUNAC's top tips on making a Summer Camp application video!
James had the best time last summer teaching kids tennis at a camp in the States!
Read about Jim's adventures in Canada, with bears, moose and, of course, doughnuts!
Read all about Shawnice, from the University of Sunderland, summer adventure working in Ocean City, Maryland, USA.
Read how about Davida found her internship in San Francisco
Read the final part of Leoni's blog about Interning in LA
Read part 3 of our intern Leoni's experience on BUNAC's Internship USA.
Read about Part 2 of Leoni's American internship adventure with BUNAC.
Read part one of Leoni's American internship adventure.
Read Martin's post-summer camp experience.
"An American road-trip will change you, period. It will open your eyes to the sheer scale of everything.."
"Imagine waking up every morning knowing you get to be a child again. That today you may make a life size tree out..."
Read Jim's blog about being a summer camp counsellor in the USA!
Having finished my A levels I waited nervously to find out...
Although it has only been 2 months since my American adventure came to an end, it feels much longer and looking back at all the great memories...
BUNAC's top tips on making your social media presence summer camp friendly!
Read former BUNACer Lucy's camp experience working in Camp Louise, in Maryland and how everyone at camp became her new family for the summer!
"I don't want to leave!". This is what I say each summer when I leave the USA....
Read about the exciting experiences of previous BUNACers!
BUNAC's top tips to improve your summer camp application!
Read Charlotte's experience with WWOOFing! (Willing Workers On Organic Farms)
Two twelve hour flights, three crazy days in Hong kong, absolutely no sleep, and 20 lovely new BUNAC friends, my Work Australia adventure had begun!
With Canada Day fast approaching on July 1st, BUNAC will make sure that you’re celebrating Canada’s 146th birthday in style, both in the UK and Canada
BUNAC's top ten facts about Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa.
Former Sports Coaches from our Volunteer South Africa programme share their thoughts on the programme!
Q&A with a Sports Coaching South Africa Participant
Thinking of volunteering in Nepal? Read BUNAC's introduction to the Nepali people!
The A-Z of Canada according to BUNAC!
Former University of Leeds student Helen shares her experience of working in a Canadian ski resort!
Top 10 things to try whilst volunteering in Nepal.
We landed in Sydney, still in a dream-like state, with the reality of actually being in Australia on a BUNAC Working holiday visa had yet to sink in!
After completely exhausting my Uni loan last year, I thought I had no other choice but to work during the summer. So, after discovering BUNAC and real
I found a job easily when I got to Paihia, I worked in a restaurant called Titos. I loved working there. It was a new place that had only been open
Keane Shaw, 19 from Nottingham, tells us how Work America helped kick start his dream career in fashion!
Annie, who spent this summer working in New York City, tells us her top tips for getting off the beaten track and beating the Big Apple tourist traps!
With BUNACers heading Down Under in droves, we’ve put together our A-Z of Australia
Some people enjoy a hot Christmas, others enjoy a cold one - why not have both on the Work Australia programme!?
It’s no secret that there’s rivalry between Australia and New Zealand, but with this top 10 we’re celebrating foods that both places have to offer.
Australia is gearing up to be the hottest gap year destination this year so we thought we'd check out some weird and wonderful facts about Oz.
Teaching English as a foreign language and becoming TEFL qualified is a very worthwhile thing to while you are spending time abroad.
Q: I'm looking at getting some international experience for my CV; what's better, volunteering or working?
With Glastonbury on one of its years off in 2012, why not head down under to experience some festivals with a difference?
Feeling peckish? Here are BUNAC’s top 10 foods to try during your trips abroad.
Here at BUNAC we strive to give the best possible advice to all of our fellow BUNACers out there.
Imagine you’ve just returned from a life-changing summer teaching English to disadvantaged children in Cambodia or Peru?
Meeting new friends, living in a new place and finding a job can be some of the more daunting thoughts running through travellers’ heads.
Did you know that New Zealand has been named both “Adventure Capital of the World” AND “Most Peaceful Place on Earth”?
Time spent working overseas can boost your CV and prepare you for the 'real world' back home much more than you might think.
Taking the leap to spend a year on Work New Zealand can leave you wondering ‘what job will I do?’
One of the toughest parts about finding a job is showing that you have work experience and in order to get work experience you need a job...
Wondering how to stand out from the crowd of recent graduates and add that bit of sparkle to your CV? Consider undertaking an internship abroad!
So you’ve spent the last 10 years progressing through different class rooms, schools, colleges and universities and think you’ve had enough?
Davida tells us about her experience of securing an internship in the USA...
With a Kiwi and many ex-Work New Zealanders currently working for BUNAC we went the round the office to see what New Zealand means to BUNAC staff...
With a Whistler employer confirmed to interview BUNAC participants, we got the low down on working in Canada from the the Blue Mountain Resort.
Here at BUNAC we strive to give the best possible advice to all of our fellow BUNACers out there. With our BUNAQ&A posts, you can find the answers.
Once I arrived in Auckland I found employment almost immediately. In my position I was responsible for placing
A 2 week USA holiday is not enough! And it wasn't for Fran who, after her first taste of the States, couldn't wait to get back for a working holiday!
Four hours north of Auckland is the Bay of Islands, and Paihia is at the heart of this often overlooked, but
We arrived in Auckland and were met by Kiran from BUNAC/IEP...the most enthusiastic Kiwi I think we will ever
New York, as the song says, is a hell of a town; which is why tens of thousands of people, including BUNACers
For many students, spending a summer working in the USA is a dream
With hundreds of jobs advertised over 13 states, BUNAC’s Job Directory makes the task of job-hunting a lot easier
Work America participants have exclusive access to BUNAC’s Job Directory, making it much easier to find a job in the U.S.
Work America not only gives you the opportunity to experience the bright lights of the USA
You can take the student out of the student ghetto, but you can’t take the student ghetto out of the student.
Leoni, 20, from Glasgow had the summer of a lifetime in LA on her all-American internship!
Scott, from Glasgow, found his first working abroad adventure a breeze with Work America.
David spent last summer on the Work America programme, living up to the 'holiday' part of a working holiday visa in vacay hot-spot Cape Cod!
So you’ve seen San Francisco, know all about New York and walked around Washington DC
This is the essential run down of common language errors Brits make on their trips across The Pond!
I spent my summer working on a theme park in Ocean City, Maryland on BUNAC's Work America programme.
A summer working in the States gets particularly tricky after you've graduated.
BUNAC's Aimee, who is currently based in our New York office has put together a handful of free or cheap must-dos in the Big Apple!
With such an abundance of choices for where you can work and travel in the USA on our Work America programme
Zoe Ball, 21, from Essex has been living it up Stateside for the past few months on the Work America programme.
Think you can apply for American jobs with a British CV for Work America?
With a Whistler employer ready to interview BUNAC participants, we got the low down on working in Canada for the season.
I had always fancied visiting New York and the opportunity to live and work there for a few months sounded amazing.
Want to take advantage of your time in America? Desperate to visit all the sights? Don’t want to leave the friends you have made all summer?
Keeping it in the family, Ellie is prepping her own Work America adventure on the recommendation of her mum who also did it when she was a student!
I have been living and working in Canada for 10 months now
After what has been, without doubt, the best seven months of my life I am coming home.
After years of wanting to work in America, last summer Debbie made her dreams come true on Work America!
Already counting the days until June 1st, Daniel gives us the low-down on how he's landed his Work America summer job in the beautiful Cape Cod.
"'Sat in a cafe in New Orleans - loving the live jazz and beignets!' Now how often do you get to boast that?" Make the most of 3 months on WorkAmerica
27-year-old Richard from Bedford tells us how his experience of Work Canada changed his life.
The winter season in New Zealand is great. Wherever you live in Queenstown you seem to have a stunning view of the mountains and Lake Wakatipu.
A graduate of the University of Strathclyde, Kirsty tells us about her Work America experience and how she found love...
Olivia Priestley, 21 from London, shares the story of her epic Work New Zealand quest to see every Lord of the Rings location that Kiwiland has to off
Carly, from the University of Leeds, found her perfect package for her all-American summer!
Liz Stokes, 23 from Stratford-Upon-Avon, tell us about her Olympic experience on Work Canada.
Think you have to miss out on summer festivals while doing Work America this year? Think again!
Sarah,31, from London embarked on a camping trip in the Great Outdoors that was anything but relaxing, but she explains why it was her trip highlight!
Nicola Clemmit, 29 from North Yorkshire, tells us why her Work New Zealand experience was so good, that once wasn't enough!
As Elizabeth Shepherd, 25 from Warwickshire, approaches the end of her Work Canada adventure, she tells us about the highlights of her trip so far.
Philip, 22, from Tyneside, has walked the set of the Lord of the Rings, climbed glaciers and been snowboarding;
Well, this will be my last group email from China... because I am coming home!
After a few days to recover from jetlag, it was time to get into the teacher training. We’re all really looking forward to starting classes!
Kianie, Teach and Travel China assistant, tells us about the first week of the programme for the new recruits!
Anjanie tells us about her mamouth journey from Zhejiang to Shanghai (and back again!) whilst on her Teach and Travel China expedition!
Congratulations to the Winter 2011 intake of Teach and Travel China participants, who have recently graduated from the teacher training programme.
If you’re about to head off on your first international adventure then one thing is certain: you will soon encounter the classic dilemma...
It's been 2 years since I jumped on a plane and arrived in Port Elizabeth, and I can honestly say it was one of the best things I have ever done!
Robert Wheatley has spent an incredible summer on Sports Coaching South Africa. He tells us what life is really like!
I remember this girl from when I was younger, she was bright and shiny, vibrant and colourful.
Louis Claydon, 23 from Leicestershire, shares his story of his time in Toronto on Work Canada.
As Charlotte begins her adventures Down-Under on Work Australia, she checks in with BUNAC HQ to tell us all how her first month has treated her!
Mark Watmough, 26 from Lancashire shares his Work Canada experience.
Our resident BUNA-Down Under, Charlotte, checks in as she hits the 3-month mark of her Aussie adventure on Work Australia!
Going on BUNAC’s Work Austraila programme is the best thing I have ever done, they took the stress out of everything.
Now that her studies are complete, have a read of what Sarah has been thinking of before she zips off to Oz with Work Australia!
Simon, 32, from Aberystwyth, went to Canada with his girlfriend on BUNAC's Work Canada programme
Natalie from Doncaster tells us about the beginning of her Work Australia adventure…
I'd just graduated and wanted to take a gap year. A friend of mine had been away through BUNAC before so she recommended them to me.
University comes to a close and the lights go down on studying, it's the real world now!
Sam tells BUNAC about his time living & working in Australia for 7 months.
Hayley Rivers, 24, from Essex loved Work Australia so much she ended up getting a visa to stay for an extra year - dedication!
Fiona, a post graduate student at the University of Warwick, recently completed BUNAC's 12 month Work Canada programme.
Hannah Summerfield, 23 from Coventry, recently returned from a gap year of a lifetime on Work Australia. Check out her story!
Check out the latest e-mail we received from Work Australia participant Tom, 23 from Buckinghamshire.
Charlie Walker, 22 from Bedford, tell us about his Work Australia adventure.
Lizzie, 23 from Ipswich shares a typical day of her Work Canada experience
Julia spent her summer after graduation working on a campground in Martha's Vineyard on Work America.
Even if you are heading straight to university, BUNAC has lots of affordable work and volunteering abroad options during your university holidays.
Students, this one’s for you! Swap your BA for NY, CA, MA, MD, SC…you’ve got a whole 50 states to choose from!