Travelling the world is something everyone should do. But a trip of a lifetime does come at a cost, and if you don't want to wait years saving, then Work your Way Around the World is the book for you.
For summer jobs, volunteering or jobs abroad, Work Your Way Around the World is the number one guide for the self-funded world traveller, providing all the information you need to successfully find work abroad. Choose from hundreds of potential job opportunities, from the everyday to the utterly extraordinary: from busking in Paris to marine conservation work in Madagscar. Also includes all the essential, practical advice you need to safely travel the globe, such as work visas, medical information and permits.
Hundreds of job opportunities across the globe
Brand-new chapter offering vital advice on taking a gap year
Insightful case studies from travellers who have been there and done it
Advice for applying and securing jobs abroad
Culture and lifestyle information by country
Essential guidance on safe areas to travel - and which places to avoid
Packed with hundreds of irresistible opportunities abroad, Work Your Way Around the World is the globetrotter's essential handbook, offering all you need to know to help plan your trip and successfully fund your way around the world.
Susan Griffith is the author of a number of bestselling travel titles including Gap Years for Grown-ups, Your Gap Year, and Teaching English Abroad. Susan specialises in writing books for travellers and is regularly cited in the press as a travel expert, her personal website is transitionsabroad.com.
Preface Acknowledgements Introduction Travel Gap Years Working a Passage Enterprise Part 1: Work Your Way Tourism The Countryside Teaching English Childcare Volunteering Part 2: Work Your Way in Europe United Kingdom Ireland The Netherlands Belgium Luxembourg France Germany Greece Cyprus Italy Malta Scandinavia Spain Gibraltar Portugal Switzerland Austria Central Europe and Russia Part 3: Work Your Way Worldwide Australia New Zealand United States of America Canada Latin America The Caribbean Africa Israel and the Palestinian Territories Asia The Middle East In Extremis Appendices