Welcome to Live Work Play Travel
A website/blog specialising in Working Holidays, Gap Years, Work and Travel Overseas and becoming a Digital Nomad. 

Whether you are looking to pour pints in a London pub, teach English in Japan, Au Pair for a high-flying family in New York, Jackaroo or Jillaroo in the Australian Outback, work on a cruise ship, shred the ski resorts of Europe or Canada, volunteer on a wildlife reserve in Africa, house sit on a Caribbean Island or become a Digital Nomad you’re covered here!

Stop thinking about it and do it. Start living your dream right now. Access the information for your working holiday, gap year, work and travel overseas opportunities here. Join the thousands of travellers living, working, playing and travelling around the world.


Live Work Play Travel

– it’s more than a way to travel – it’s your new lifestyle.

Hi. I’m Sharyn, founder of LiveWorkPlayTravel. I’ve been travelling most of my life thanks to my dad who worked for an airline. My travels have inspired my ‘Live Work and Play’ series of working holiday guides and this website. My aim is to help you live, work, play and travel the world just like I am. See you on the road somewhere. Read more.

Working Holiday Guides

I’ve written a number of working holiday guides. They will help you to plan your working holiday. They contain detailed pre-planning tips and relevant information so you can hit the ground running at your destination.

Check them out today and get one for your next trip!

Become a Travel Writer


Do you want to become a Travel Writer and make money from your travels?

I fell into travel writing myself. And what I discovered was that you don’t need a journalism qualification to provide great travel articles that sell. What you need are a few skills to help you get an Editor’s attention so they buy your article. To help you get these skills I have put together a travel writing course. After 5 easy lessons you will have the skills you need to be on your way to becoming a travel writer that is making money from their travels. To start your travel writing career click here.

Destinations - Where will you live, work and play?

Latest blog posts

South America Working Holiday

South America Working Holiday

Updated 24 January 2020. A South America working holiday is high on some travellers' bucket list. And a number of South American countries...