6 Places We Visited on Credit

We took our first major trip in 2002 when we spotted in a copy of TNT an advertisement for round the world flights. At £860 the idea of flying to Peru and making our way overland to Argentina, crossing the Pacific Ocean to New Zealand and Australia before exploring Southeast Asia, seemed a bargain too good to miss.

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Start a Career in Australia

Maybe the travel bug has bitten you during a gap year; perhaps you have fallen in love with Oz during a working holiday, or you have decided to escape the influence of the Euro zone and kickstart your career in a more positive business climate… Whichever personal reasons you have, you now want to work in Australia.

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Readers Letters: Free Volunteer Work in Asia

A reader asks: I'm hoping to do some travelling and would like to do some voluntary work as well but don't want to have to pay to volunteer. I would like to go to Asia, do you have any advice at all?

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G’day Farmstay: Farm Work Exchanges in Australia and New Zealand

Working in Australia or New Zealand on a Tourist Visa usually involves keeping one step ahead of the increasingly active men and women from the immigration department. One way to avoid all that trouble and of keeping a big black stain off of your passport (if caught) is to work for your keep.

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9 Years Since I Slept in my Lunch, 10 Years Since we Flew to Peru to Begin our RTW Trip (Photos of our 2002/3 RTW Trip)

Nine years ago today I was snoring face down in my lunch in preparation for boarding the flight home to the UK. After 364 days on the road our trip ended in a drunken slumber outside a Bangkok restaurant.

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