||How to Spend Four Years Living Abroad by Tim Leffel
If you are looking for a great place to move and live abroad for four or more years, here are some ideas by the respected author of "A Better Life for Half the Price."
a Virtual Job is the Best Job for Working
Abroad by Tim Leffel
In an extract from his fine new book,
"A Better Life at Half the Price," Leffel
explores the many options for virtual jobs
abroad, an increasingly popular combination
of work, long-term travel, and living abroad
offering incredible flexibility.
to Find Your First Paid Job Overseas by
I understand the dilemma of the first time
international job seeker: You cannot get
a job overseas unless you have experience.
But how do you get experience if you cannot
get a job? I will share five proven strategies
to break out of this Catch-22.
||Annual Festival of the Wodaabe in Chad by Lies Ouwerkerk
A richly illustrated story about the rarely seen courtship rituals and beauty contests practiced by the Wodaabe.
to Plan an Unforgettable Volunteer Vacation
in Latin America by Amy E. Robertson
It is a great time to start making summer plans. Prepare a turtle hatchery in Costa Rica. Teach English
in Mexico. Build a home in Brazil. Whether you call
it a volunteer vacation, a service trip, or voluntourism,
combining travel and volunteer work is an increasingly
popular way to see the world.
||Why I Travel: The Impact of Exploring the World by Senior Contributing Editor Lies Ouwerkerk
An illustrated essay by a long-time traveler exploring questions regarding what motivates her endless voyages to all regions of the earth.
||The Practical Guide to a Successful Small Group Tour by
If you are considering an adventure or cultural tour to an exotic or otherwise inaccessible location, here is a guide to let you know what to expect.
Programs Offering Internships Abroad by
Now is a good time to look into a summer internship abroad. Participating in a international internship
offers a travel experience like no other,
since you are both a foreigner and live the
life of a local. Now more
than ever, internships are a key to gain experience and earn
credibility with future employers.
Jobs, Sustainable Living and Endless Travel by
Over the past decade, there has been an enormous
growth in interest and activities relating to permaculture
jobs as a means of farming abroad, sustainable
living, and the endless travel this enables.
||How Travel Can Change the World: One Journey at a Time by Dr. Jessica Voigts
Experienced travelers and experts illustrate and agree that in travel there is a false choice between ethics and pleasure.
||Solo Travel: Myths and Realities by Lies Ouwerkerk, Senior Contributing Editor
As if my sometimes off-limits travel destinations are not frowned upon enough already, my preference for solo travel seems even more reason to doubt my sanity. "You must often feel lonely" friends and colleagues use to say in pity, "don't you hate to eat alone all the time?" The truth is that when I travel on my own, I am hardly ever alone...
||Guanajuato, Mexico: Love at First Sight by Lies Ouwerkerk
An illustrated guide—with key background information in the form of a narrative—to one of the most beautiful cities in a country with a complex history, people, and a rich culture.
||Five Unforgettable Adventures in South Africa by Ted Campbell
Adventures in South Africa, where the realities for a traveler far exceed what can ever be imagined
Picking and Traditional Cooking
in Hidden Andalucía by
In Southern Spain, the magical region
of Andalucia offers options such as working
on the olive harvest, learning to taste
and distinguish the olive oils, while
enjoying traditional cooking.
||Teach English and Live in Brazil: No Better Time Than Now by John Clites
There is a very high demand for English teachers in Brazil, and that demand will only increase in the foreseeable future. Demand is fueled by a number of factors: flourishing tourism, expanding international trade, a burgeoning oil and gas industry, and the looming World Cup and Olympic Games...