Category Columns

Weather App Game

Weather App Trumps: The Working Traveller vs Aaron’s Worldwide Adventures

Comparing the weather between Izmir and Las Vegas on an iphone app.Read More
Backpacker Jobs Needing a Driving Licence

Backpacker Jobs You’ll Need a Driving Licence For

Backpacking can be an amazing experience, and most people return with memories and friends that they'll never forget. Although we all wish we could travel the globe for months on end without having to worry about money, the simple fact is that travel is expensive. If you're planning a backpacking trip and want to find ways to fund your adventure whilst you're out there, take a look at this guide by Izzy from PassSmart. Izzy looks at what jobs are out there and how you might be limiting your employment prospects by not holding a driving licence.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Thessaloniki, Greece

A travel photo of a statue of Alexander the Great in Thessaloniki, Greece.Read More
Working on a Superyacht

WorldWideWorker: Katie Wilter, Superyacht Stewardess

Rhodes graduate Katie Wilter is a graphic designer and social media enthusiast with itchy feet. Now a super yacht stewardess she is seeing the world from a porthole and blogging about it. When we spoke to Katie she was heading along the east coast of the USA from Nova Scotia back down to Florida.Read More
Free Volunteer Work Abroad

Lots More Ways to Find Free or Cheap Volunteer Work Abroad

We have added a new bunch of volunteer projects to our site about cheap ways to volunteer around the World. There are now around 150 listings that will interest travellers keen to stop awhile and pitch in on a worthy project with either their brains or brawn. Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Li Jiang, China

A travel photo of cooks and waiters gambling in Li Jiang, China.Read More
Weather App Game

Weather App Trumps: The Working Traveller vs President Obama

Comparing the weather between Izmir and Washington DC on an iphone app.Read More
Spare bed in a room

The Spare Bed Wardrobe

I almost never use a traditional wardrobe and I suspect many other long term travellers also prefer the more linear way to store both clothing and the detritus that accumulate over a few days’ stay in a room.Read More
Travel Photos

Monday Photo: Uyuni, Bolivia

A travel photo of the train graveyard outside of Uyuni, Bolivia.Read More
Living in Bali, Indonesia

Graeme Swift: Why I Live in… Bali

For now circumstance dictates that Graeme Swift spends only half the year in Bali with his Balinese wife and their son. Between them they manage their holiday villa rental business while Graeme also works in the UK as a freelance business English teacher. Eventually hoping to cut all ties with the UK to retire and live full time on the island, he talks to us about his life in Indonesia. Read More