Work Your Way Around the World: A Fresh and Fully Up-to-date Guide for the Modern Working Traveller

Work Your Way Around the World: A Fresh and Fully Up-to-date Guide for the Modern Working Traveller


By (author) Susan Griffith

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  • Publisher: Vacation - Work
  • Format: Paperback | 416 pages
  • Dimensions: 136mm x 214mm x 26mm | 522g
  • Publication date: 1 October 2009
  • Publication City/Country: Oxford
  • ISBN 10: 1854584561
  • ISBN 13: 9781854584564
  • Edition: 14, Revised
  • Edition statement: 14th Revised edition
  • Illustrations note: maps
  • Sales rank: 193,552

Product description

The 14th edition of the unique and acclaimed guide for the working traveller that explains how to find temporary work around the world not only in advance but also when on the spot while travelling. It incorporates hundreds of first-hand accounts from people who have actually done the jobs with a mass of hard factual information to offer authoritative advice on how to find work from selling ice cream in Cape town to working as a film extra in Bangkok. Work Your Way Around the World gives information on all the main areas of temporary work including the tourist industry, teaching English, childcare and voluntary work, business and industry, and in addition covers how to travel for free by land, sea and air, explains how to earn money by spotting some local opportunity and gives dates and details of harvests from Denmark to New Zealand. Includes a country-by-country guide to the opportunities to be found.

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Author information

The foremost authority on the subject of finding temporary work abroad, Susan Griffith has written a number of leading titles for the gap year traveller including Your Gap Year, Teaching English Abroad and Gap Years for Grown Ups. An enthusiastic traveller, Susan Griffith was born in Canada but now lives in England and has been writing on the subject for over twenty years.

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The globetrotter's bible --The Independent Guaranteed to give you wanderlust --The Sunday Telegraph