Recently we shared some of our Work & Travel Experts' favourite places around the world. We've decided to keep the good travel vibes going and we're here once again to share even more from our awesome team in Vancouver, Canada!
Seeing new places is always amazing, but sometimes you just want to get off the beaten path and leave the tourist trails behind. Whether you’re looking for less heard of adventures, remote locations, or natural wonders, you’ll be covered with this list of ten well kept travel secrets.
The world is a big place and trust us, you want to see it! There are so many places to go, things to do, and ways to do it all, that choosing the right path for you might seem a tiny bit intimidating. Some people decide to save up, jump off and travel until their pockets are empty. Some study abroad. Some teach, but, there’s another possibility that not many people know about, and that is going abroad as an au pair. You’ll get to travel, make a little money, get to know the locals, and explore the world in a whole new way. Interested?
It’s already December, which means the holiday season is about to drop and end with another NYE celebration to remember...Whether you’re planning a wild night out with all your friends, a romantic night for two, or some sort of adventure that falls in between, take a look at these amazing New Years Eve destinations and traditions to spark your imagination, and that burning desire to travel!
What do you think of when you hear ‘Peru’? Do you think gorgeous, warm weather all year round? How about swimming with pink dolphins in the Amazon River? Can you see yourself hiking in the Andes Mountains, surrounded by llamas? Do you imagine yourself climbing to the top of Machu Picchu and making everyone you know jealous? If you don’t, you should, because Peru has got it all.
Just in the UK alone an adventurous 250,000 young travellers set off every single year for the gap year of a lifetime. They pack their bags and leave their former life behind to embrace new cultures, meet a whirlwind of new friends and give themselves the opportunity to experience life like they never have before. A time to take off, explore the world and leave the pressures and stresses of modern life at home.
Tucked away on the southern end of the planet sits one of the most naturally spectacular countries in the world. Some Lord of the Rings fans know this as Middle Earth however, the rest of the world call it New Zealand. We're taking you to a patch of NZ that boasts endless picture perfect scenery, extreme sports, huge waterfalls, a few zillion sheep and some of the best mountains you ever did slide down. World, meet Queenstown!
This month's edition of 'Global Travellers on the road' brings you more from our Global Travellers out there seeing the world on our Working Holiday, Teach, Intern, Au Pair and Volunteer Trips!
We know how you're feeling. Anything Costa Rica related and we would have wanted to know more too. Any mention of this incredibly festive and adventurous destination and we're already thinking about how we're going to get our boss convinced to give us the time off so we can go, like, right now. Here are some good points to start with ;)
Welcome to Bali! The land that will never know the true meaning of winter even if it tried. Barely dropping below 25°C (79°F) in its "cold" season there are definitely some major bonuses that this place gets from living next door to the Equator. A heated paradise perfect for sipping cocktails, laying back with some Nasi Goreng and generally just taking life easy.