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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 time in 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 fit seeing...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
Become a Crew member on a yacht Have you thought about spending your time sailing the seas? Waking up to beautiful sunrises. Island hopping in the Caribbean or Mediterranean. Catching your dinner then watching the sun set after a long day and being paid to...read more
Work and travel Asia. Extend your travels in Asia by workingAsia is on a lot of people’s bucket lists. The region offers travellers unique insights in to different cultures, food, beautiful places and manic cities. Travellers love to extended their time in...read more
Day off spent at the Dead Sea Volunteer on a Kibbutz in Israel Even though I personally enjoyed my kibbutz volunteer experience in Israel, it is definitely not for everyone. You work hard, live in very basic rooms, earn a pittance and have no privacy. But...read more
Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Brazil is a popular destination when visiting South America. It is also fast becoming a popular place for a working holiday. Brazil, particularly Rio de Janeiro conjures up images of Christ the Redeemer,...read more
Start a Travel Blog – the warts and all version So you have decided to start a travel blog and you would like to make money from it, right?. Well congratulations, you have come to the right place to kick start your travel blog and new career. Now I have...read more