Articles and posts by or about travellers working their way around the world
Earning Abroad: Bartending in Portugal
Alexandra Baackes asks Ian Brown to regale us with tales of his sordid summer bartending in the party town of Lagos.
How To Make A Quick Buck In Bangkok
As a runaway turned budget backpacker, Leif can’t stop looking for ways to make money. In Bangkok he puts his budget and business conscious mind to work with suggestions including teaming up with tuk tuk drivers and guiding other travellers through the city’s seedy side.
Teaching English in France: Ryan
Cassandra questions a teacher working in Royan as an English Assistant.
Workaway in Scotland – or How to Live in a Manor For Weeks
In exchange for food and accommodation Pauline works 20 hours a week for the owner of a manor house in the Scottish Highlands.
House Sitting in the UK
Professional house sitters Ian and Vanessa sell their RV and leave the States to look after homes and pets in Reading and Birmingham.
Volunteering with All Hands Volunteers in Nepal
Despite advice from international aid agencies to stay away dozens of local and international volunteers show up each day wanting to help after the Nepal earthquake. Kirsty Henderson works with All Hands Volunteers to help coordinate these small groups into teams to build the first of 30,000 temporary classroom structures.
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