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I am Sharyn McCullum, the founder, creator and main content provider.
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Travelling to different countries is exciting. Just the thought of travelling exhilarates me as I think about the places I will see, the things I will do, the food I might eat and the culture I will experience. But there is also a scary side to being a...read more
Asia has a number of countries that offer a working holiday visa or work and holiday visa. Check out our Working Holiday Visa page for details on the differences between these two visas. These visas are basically available to people aged 18-30 (sometimes...read more
In the 1980s if you had blonde hair and blue eyes you could easily step off the plane and walk into an English teaching position and make huge bucks. Things have changed somewhat since then. In this blog I will provide you with an overview of what it is...read more
Spend a summer in a Summer Camp in the USA Every USA summer around 9 million children aged between 6-16 years head off to summer camps. You may have seen movies about summer camps including Camp Rock. With around 12,000 camps this tradition requires people...read more
Aloha. Welcome to Hawaii. I have lost count of the amount of times I have been to Hawaii. I just love the place. Hawaii really has something to offer everyone who comes to her shores. From spending lazy days on a beach or by a pool. Maybe learn to surf,...read more
Hostel dormitory living or dorm living is unique. Let me tell you why.The shrilling alarm reverberated throughout our darkened room. “Shit” came a voice from above, and groans came from every corner of the room. Yes, another eventful day in the life of a...read more
Get ready to plan your first trip to Central Europe You have one month holiday and you want to spend this time in Europe. I know just how you are feeling. Excited, daunted and maybe a little stressed at how many amazing places there are and how you will...read more
The world is yours Picking up work as you travel the world is a great way to increase your money to keep you travelling. Some travellers find work in their current field of employment while others try something completely different. Sometimes it...read more
Plaza de España in Seville When people ask you what’s your favourite country so far, what’s your answer? Is Spain among your TOP 3 places you’ve visited? Every region has its own traditions, special local food and landscapes – that’s the real charm of...read more