Global Stories

Insider South America Series, Chapter 5: The Best of Buenos Aires

Feb 5, 2019
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Buenos Aires is Argentina’s biggest and capital city, so there is plenty to do for all kinds of travellers. Especially party, especially.

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The Life of a Global Au Pair in the USA

person_outline Carla Bolton
Jan 29, 2019
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For anyone who may not be familiar with the term Au Pair, its providing live-in childcare to a family abroad! This experience has been life changing in so many ways and I’ve learnt more than I ever imagined. I am beyond grateful to have had this experience so I wanted to share my journey and hopefully encourage others to do the same. This is just a little taste into my year and what to expect when working as an au pair.

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Here’s Why You Should Consider Teaching English in Peru

person_outline Jemma Plastow
Jan 22, 2019
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This special edition features one Global Traveller in particular - Jemma P! As she talks us through what her Teach Trip in Peru has been like so far.

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All Our Best Hacks, Tips and Resources for Solo Travellers

person_outline Sophie Grove
Dec 27, 2018
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News flash: Travelling solo doesn’t always mean going it alone.

It's a sense of freedom, a time for you to discover yourself and it’s simpler than you think! Going it alone is a rite of passage for many youngsters, and it’s steadily on the rise with one in six (15%) choosing to opt for more ‘me time’ last year.

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Our 14 All-Time Favourite Winter Festivals To Check Off Your List

person_outline Sophie Grove
Dec 24, 2018
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Do you feel that chill in the air? There’s something super enchanting about winter festivals that we can't get enough of. If you’re planning a snowy escape soon, get ready to pull out your winter woollies and check out our all-time favourite winter festivals you should be adding to your list, and they’re snow joke!

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Insider South America Series, Chapter 4: A quick detour to Uruguay

Dec 20, 2018
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Ever thought of travelling to Uruguay? Neither did we! But, we are so incredibly glad that we did! If you like chill vibes, sun and beaches, then Uruguay is the place to be.

Travel Advice

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

person_outline Tommy Walker
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.

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Insider South America Series, Chapter 3: Bariloche, Argentina

Dec 13, 2018
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Welcome to where the world ends, and Patagonia begins. Bariloche is known for it’s Swiss style architecture and delicious chocolate. It's a great base for hiking and skiing the nearby mountains and exploring the surrounding Lake District.

Travel Advice

9 Realities of Long Term Travel

person_outline Tommy Walker
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.