Travel Advice

Why Travelling Makes You MORE Employable

person_outline Tommy Walker
Nov 14, 2017
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Taking extended periods of time out to go travel can be seen as a risk to some. While travel is often associated with beach days, adventurous activities and having a great social life, it can often be misunderstood for what benefits it brings for your work life. Many of us study, and the majority of us all have to work, so going travelling is essentially putting a halt to that and keeping off the career ladder. You might think that is damaging to what path you take professionally, but we are now starting to discover why travelling actually makes you MORE employable.

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Chill or Thrill: 8 Reasons for Volunteering in Central America

person_outline Sophie Grove
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!

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Why Volunteering Really Opens Your Eyes On The Road

person_outline Tommy Walker
Oct 31, 2017
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Volunteering is an experience many of us ponder but still only the minority actually partake in. To be able to offer our skills, services and time to benefit the ones in need is a heart-warming thing, especially while travelling. However, the idea of volunteering and actually saying ‘I want to volunteer’ is very different to actually volunteering for real.

Global's Journey

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

person_outline Sophie Grove
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.

Travel Advice

15 Tips To Save Money In Australia

person_outline Tommy Walker
Oct 17, 2017
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Australia is a dream destination for many travellers. Amazing weather, gorgeous beaches, perfect surf, miles of outback and unique wildlife. The ‘land down under’ is where many travellers wish to visit and with the option for a working holiday visa for many countries from ages between 18-30, it’s a place that isn’t too difficult to explore for at least 12 months.

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5 Reasons to Teach English in South Korea

person_outline Sophie Grove
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

person_outline Sophie Grove
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

person_outline Sophie Grove
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

person_outline Sophie Grove
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!