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#FeatureFriday of your Canada snaps!

O Canada! We love you and we love you even more on a Friday. It’s a country jam packed full of adrenaline sports, the world’s best ski & snowboard festivals, lush beaches, fantastic spots to grab a bite to eat and some of the most spectacular landscape in the world.

So let’s take a look at what Canada has got in store and really give yourself that Friday Feeling!


Better connection Canada
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What is the best way to travel the East Coast of Australia?

Travelling around the East Coast of Australia is no picnic in the park or BBQ on the beach should we say! It’s a huge stretch of coastline and we mean HUGE, South Africa fits in it. You’ll find everything along the way including the world’s largest sand island, crystal clear waters of the Whitsunday Islands, tropical jungles in the north and the best surfing spots in the country like Byron Bay! Oh and don’t forget some of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world like Sydney and Brisbane.

Wow there’s A LOT to see on East Coast of Oz and you’ll want to see it all properly. So here are a few things to bear in mind when travelling the East Coast of Australia…

At your own pace

Travel Australia at your own pace
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The Ultimate Australian Experiences

Australia has got it all. With coastlines that stretch for miles, coral reefs seen from space, deserts full of history and culture, tropical jungles and some of the world’s most liveable cities – there’s just too much to see! Luckily, that’s where we come in. We’ve managed to narrow down 6 ultimate Australian experiences to get you pumped for your trip Down Under. But are you going to stop at 6?

Let’s start off with these for now…

1.Swim with Whale Sharks at Coral Bay

Whale Shark
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Changes to the Australian Working Holiday Visa

Change! *shivers* The Aussie powers that be have sat down and looked at the Working Holiday Visa (WHV) and decided to switch it up…

We’re not going to lie to you, it’s not 100% pretty… BUT there is also some great news for those of you thinking of working Down Under. Here are the changes explained…

The below will affect all WHV holders (417 & 462) starting from January 1st 2017.

Bondi Beach

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12 reasons NOT to go to Canada

Thinking about travelling to Canada? Stop right there. Thank God we caught you just in time! You’re one of the lucky ones. Before you make any hasty decisions, you should really consider these 12 well thought-out reasons NOT to go. But if crowd-surfing, partying at festivals, eating some of the best food, drinking at cool bars, paragliding over spectacular views and soaking up sunshine are your thing then sure, go for it!

Prepare yourself Canada isn’t great…

1. Canada is always cold. Always.

Parlee Beach Provincial Park

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