Hitting the road and exploring new countries, cities and people’s, is one of the most exciting things that you may ever do, and will prove to be the experience of a lifetime. Unfortunately for many however, and in spite of their desires to travel, money can often be a large obstacle that stops people from realising their travel dreams. With this in mind however, anyone who is facing this issue should open themselves up to the prospect of working whilst they are traveling, in order to earn as they go. There is a huge number of jobs which you could do around the world, depending on your experience, and here are some which you should be considering.
I you are educated or trained in medicine, you will have a great chance of finding work around the world, helping people in all corners of the globe. This is an experience which not only helps you to travel and earn money, but also gives you the opportunity to give people a great healthcare service, where they perhaps wouldn’t have had one before. There are jobs all over the world for doctors and nurses, physical therapists and even travel respiratory therapist jobs for you to look at, depending on your experience.
It may not be the prettiest or highest paid job in the world, but bar work is widely available, requires little-to-no previous experience, and can be a great way of meeting new people on the road. The beauty of picking up bar jobs is that just about every country in the world has a bar where you can chat with locals and enjoy the party-lifestyle that this kind of position brings with it.
If you like working with kids and you are looking for a way to understand and explore a new culture, applying to be an au pair could be a great option for you. Au pairs are nannies which live with the parents of the children that they are caring for, the position is usually well paid and you will be treated like a member of the family. The experience of being an au pair can be amazing and you will be able to see a different world, through the eyes of a local.
Many traveler rely on seasonal farm work around the world in order to continue their travels and earn some money on the go. Depending on which country you want to go to there is a huge array of work out there from picking grapes on a vineyard, picking fruit on a farm or even caring for animals. Farm work may not pay you vast amounts of money, but most positions offer food and accommodation, as well as a small salary to keep you going.
There are loads of work opportunities out there for those looking to travel, you just need to find them.