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Solo Work and Travel in Japan

Traveling on your own is already a big step to take for the first time, let alone to a country that you don’t even know the language of! Japan is becoming a vastly more popular destination for Working Holidays, but you might have some questions about the life and...

Summer Camp and StarJam – Using Camp Skills for Good

Summer Camp USA and StarJam – Claudia’s Time in the USA Claudia is a new member in the IEP team who has done a bunch of travel! That includes a summer spent at a camp in the USA working as a Camp Counsellor. Claudia was inspired by her time at camp, to work with less...

Berlin – Top European Working Holiday Destination

Berlin is widely known as one of the most liveable cities. Although it has had a relatively recently tumultuous past that would challenge almost any other western major city - the way it has bounced back is an inspiration to its citizens. There are innumerous elements...

Summer Camp – Costs to Consider

There are a bunch of costs to consider - some obvious and some you might not expect - when doing Summer Camp USA. Its all worth it in the end but be sure to read over the below to familiarise yourself with the financials! Program Fees There are a surprising number of...

Upskilling for Summer Camp USA

So you’ve decided that you want to work at a Summer Camp in the USA – great decision! But you’ve also thought that you might not have the skills required, or you just want that something extra to really make your application pop. First thing to note is that having a...

5 Reasons Why You Should Apply for Summer Camp USA Early

It might seem like US Summer 2020 is far away but it will roll around quicker than you think. That means that Summer Camp USA will be within our sights incredibly soon! It may not seem like something you need to act on now but - trust us - the earlier in the hiring...

Be the Best Summer Camp Counsellor

Mathew Dwyer - Summer Camp USA extraordinaire - is back for another blog post, sharing the infinite wisdom of someone who is bonkers enough to go back to Summer Camp 5 times. Read on if you want to learn some top tips for how to be the best camp counsellor you can be....

Going to Summer Camp USA 5 Times

Mathew Dwyer, our Summer Camp USA coordinator and expert, has done the Summer Camp experience 5 times in total! That makes him a through and through expert on the topic. We've learned a lot from him - one of those things being what it takes to partake in the American...