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Paid and Volunteer Jobs Abroad Vacancies

New Look for JAB

The Jobs Abroad Bulletin recently celebrated its 100th issue but, instead of making a big fuss, we made that issue the last one. JAB started in April 2000, as a free monthly email bulletin, with 700 subscribers.Read More

Traveller Hangouts: Cusco, Peru

A reasonably large city, the centre of the former Inca capital is a compact mix of attractive Spanish architecture and sturdy Inca walls. The main attraction of Cusco is as a base for the Machu Picchu trek.Read More
Hostel Touts

Touts and Hasslers we Love to Hate:The Meeter and Greeter

Get off a bus or train in some towns and you will be treated to a rapturous reception. Everyone wants to know your name and business and, most especially, where you will be staying in their town.Read More