Tommy Walker

Tommy Walker

Tommy is a British freelance travel writer and social media micro-influencer. He’s been on the road since 2011 and he’s travelled through Europe, Southeast Asia, South America, Africa and Oceania, including two Working Holidays in Australia & New Zealand. His favourite destinations (so far) are Melbourne in Australia, Lisbon in Portugal, Thailand and Ecuador! Find more of Tommy’s work on his travel blog The Wandering Walker.

Recent Posts by Tommy Walker

Travel Advice

How to Change It Up When Travel & Work Isn’t Going As You Want

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Dec 17, 2018
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For most of us, when we venture off to greener pastures, we tend to have, at least, an outline of our plan. Whether it’s travelling on a Working Holiday Visa to work on the slopes in Canada or to set sail on a boat exploring the outer South Pacific, we tend to have some idea of what we want.

Travel Advice

9 Realities of Long Term Travel

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Dec 10, 2018
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A constant surge for adventure filled with exotic destinations, the best backdrops and all the cultures in the world – long-term travel for many people, is living the dream.

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6 Types of Immersive Experiences You Can Do Around The World

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Oct 15, 2018
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In a time where travel has become magnified, some of you may be looking to do something different. With crowds getting bigger and bigger, social media becoming overloaded with selfie’s and prices for major attractions rising, immersive experiences might be just what you’re looking for.

Travel Advice

How To Stay Fit & Healthy On The Road

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Oct 4, 2018
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When you let yourself loose on the world, the amazing experiences you’ll have come at the cost of a steady routine. When routine is lost our bodies can also lose focus too.

Travel Advice

The Art of Budget Travel

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Sep 24, 2018
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If you haven’t hit the road much then this article will be a worthwhile read. You might be wondering how to travel on a budget? What can you travel effectively? Does it really work? Will I have a fulfilling experience? Can I afford it? Anyone can stick to a travel budget! It just really depends on where you are going and how far you’re willing to stretch your savings.

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Lesson Plan Ideas for a First-Time Teacher Abroad

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Sep 3, 2018
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Teaching abroad has become a small phenomenon among travellers and education enthusiasts alike. Not only can you get a good job in most corners of the world, but many people go on to find it becomes a passion, giving people a ticket to the world through learning English. 

Travel Advice

The Pros & Cons of Solo Travel

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Jul 30, 2018
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Solo travel requires independent, adventurous souls who are comfortable being their own company. 

Travel Advice

Cultural Mistakes You Should Avoid in Southeast Asia

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Jul 19, 2018
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In recent years it’s no secret that Southeast Asia has become one of the world’s major tourist destinations. With rich cultural identities, lush verdant jungles, out-of-this-world cuisine, paradisiac beaches and exotic wildlife, Southeast Asian region never needs a hard sell... Yet in Southeast Asia, made up of 11 countries, there are many laws and customs you should be very aware of. It’s all good going on holiday and being completely carefree, but in this part of the world, the nations that make up the region have strong cultural and religious identities that you should respect.

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8 Top Spots For Teaching English in 2019

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May 14, 2018
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If there was ever a job that doesn’t require you speaking several different languages then teaching English overseas is it.