Articles and posts by or about travellers working their way around the world
Awesome Work Abroad Experiences From Around the World
If you have dreamt of having an amazing work abroad experience that allows you to explore the world, get to know a foreign culture, meet locals and learn a new language while still making a decent amount of money, Agness shares 23 stories of people who made that dream a reality.
How A Simple Volunteer Project Turned Into The Summer Of A Lifetime
Keep smiling when things don’t go exactly as planned, say Hayley and Thibault, who regrouped after a job for a B&B manager couple in Portugal they found in our own Jobs Abroad Bulletin fell through (sorry guys). Another opportunity soon presented itself and they ended up having the best time of their lives working for a hostel in the Algarve.
12 Lucrative Jobs in Thailand For Foreigners
If you are seeking work in Thailand other than teaching, Peter offers some alternatives worth considering.
New Teacher Tales – Amy
In their New Teacher Tales series Kate and Kris interview people teaching English abroad. They ask how, why and where they started out, about their experiences teaching abroad, and what advice they have for new teachers.
First Impressions of Teaching in China
Becky in China shares her experience of working as a teacher in China.
How I Discovered the ‘Voluntourism’ Con in Peru
Janice Miller’s article points out the risks of voluntourism and tells us the damage it can do very often outweighs any potential benefits.
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