Sophie Grove

Sophie Grove

Sophie is a Creative Writer and Social Media Coordinator and is a travel lover at heart. She’s got a few stamps in that passport, but knows she’s barely scratched the surface of what's on offer in this big old world. Follow her as she continues to scratch the surface with The Global Work & Travel Co.

Recent Posts by Sophie Grove

Travel Advice

5 Best Beaches to Visit in Australia

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Nov 28, 2017
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Australia’s coastline stretches a whopping 30,000 kilometres. There's around 10,685 beaches laying around Australia and if you wanted to visit them all, it could end up taking 28 years of your life just trying to make it to all of them! If you've got the time and you’re ready to head on a bit of a mission then great but, if you're on a bit of a time crunch, here's five of the best that you're shorely not going to forget anytime soon.

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Chill or Thrill: 8 Reasons for Volunteering in Central America

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Nov 7, 2017
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From turquoise seas to lush rainforests, this place is the kind of tropical choose-your-own-adventure where every trail leads somewhere special. Central America may only be the size of Texas, but it makes for a pretty epic playground!

Global's Journey

6 More Global Travellers to Follow For the Ultimate Travel Inspiration!

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Oct 24, 2017
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The gram never sleeps, and it seems like neither do our Global Travellers! So many of these adventurous souls always seem to be on the go, livin' it up like locals and tagging us in their epic snaps.

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5 Reasons to Teach English in South Korea

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Oct 10, 2017
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If delicious food and an out of this world experience are on the top of your travel list this year, teaching English in South Korea may just be your thing. With the old ways of Asia still shining through to perfectly balance the crazy mix of technological innovation, a trip to South Korea is sure to inspire.

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Global Catch Up: The Ultimate African Volunteer Adventure

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Oct 6, 2017
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Although beautiful, there's more to Africa than an orange sunset and a safari. At Global we’re all about seeing the world in a meaningful way - so the aim of the game on our African Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer trip is to offer our volunteers the opportunity of an absolute lifetime. And let's face it, spending your days amongst all the famous faces in the animal kingdom ticks all the boxes for one hell of a life-changing experience.

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Vibrant Vietnam: Teach English and Make an Impact

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Sep 26, 2017
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Hell-Pho from Vietnam! Beauty and energy sweep every inch of this nation. When you drift off to Vietnam, you probably picture never-ending rice fields to frolick in and chaotic cities. When in reality, it's the home of everlasting progress, peace and tropical island bliss. Located in the South China Sea with a whopping population of 91 million, it's a bustling and vibrant country packed with 2,000 miles of coastline to explore. Surely by now you must be Vietnam dreaming?! With The Global Work & Travel Co. you can embrace the breezy Vietnamese lifestyle wherever you please. But here’s why you should head here and get your teach on today... 

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A Volunteer's Guide to Asia

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Sep 19, 2017
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Asia certainly packs a punch! It's the largest and most populated continent on the globe with incredible culture, plenty of countries to roam and ancient traditions to explore. If you feel like volunteering is your calling, we have a huge range of wonderful life changing experiences to tug at your humanitarian heartstrings!

Destination Reviews

Global Destination Review: Spain

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Sep 12, 2017
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Hola España! Here siestas are the real deal, football (soccer) is a second language and there's more festivals held than there are days in a year. And we haven’t even started on the tapas yet! This place offers a world class drinking and dining scene, delightful warm weather and tons of affordable fun things to do.

Travel Advice

The “How-to-pack-your-life-in-a-suitcase” Guide

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Sep 5, 2017
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Woohoo! You're all booked and ready for your big adventure abroad, but as time draws closer to takeoff, that one dark cloud of stress continues to loom over, doesn’t it? It’s that dreaded travel checklist. Probably something you’ll leave to the last minute and forever regret. Especially when your phone’s already dead at the airport and your treasured charger is waiting at home!