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Budget Travel in Mexico and Central America

Planning for a Cheap Trip<p><b>Article and Photos By Tim Leffel<br>The Resourceful Traveler Columnist for Transitions Abroad</b> <i><br>Author of The World's Cheapest</i> …

Travel

Budget Travel in South America

<b>By Tim Leffel<br>Resourceful Traveler Columnist for TransitionsAbroad.com</b> <i><br>Author of The World's Cheapest Destinations</i> <i><br>Updated 4/2013</i><p>South America has a lot …

South America

A Budget Argentinean Adventure Tour in Patagonia

Visiting Patagonia with an Argentinean Adventure Travel Company<p>When A Budget Tour Can Make Sense<p>A guanaco strolling in the hills of Patagonia.<p>Having …

Travel

Volunteer to Help Refugees on the Greek Island of Samos

A Traveler's Contribution<p><i>Article by J. Kathleen Thompson, photos by Ken Flagel</i> <i><br>4/9/2017</i><p>The author leading Syrian children in a singing game on …

Refugees

10 Creative Alternatives for Solo Travelers to Wine and Dine in Paris

10 Alternatives for Solo Travelers to Wine and Dine in Paris<p><i>Article and photos by Lies Ouwerkerk <br>Senior Contributing Editor</i> <br>Published 4/27/2016<p>A …

Budget Travel in Asia

Planning for a Cheap Trip<p><b>Article and Photo By Tim Leffel<br>The Resourceful Traveler Columnist for Transitions Abroad</b> <i><br>Author of The World's Cheapest</i> …

8 Interesting Alternatives in Goa Beyond the Balmy Beaches

8 Fascinating Alternatives in Goa Beyond the Balmy Beaches<p><i>Article and photos by Lies Ouwerkerk <br>Senior Contributing Editor</i> <br>Published 4/18/2017<p>The …

Asia Travel

Culinary Travel in Berlin by Bike and on Foot

A Culinary Tour of Berlin’s Most Vibrant and Diverse Neighborhoods<p>Sampling Eclectic Foods by Bike and on Foot<p>A restaurant in a restored courtyard in …

Slow Travel in Bucharest

Soaking up the Good Vibes in the Capital of Romania<p>A confluence of many architectural styles in Bucharest.<p>Bucharest is a city with many faces.<p>In the …

Travel

Sacred Festivals in Sicily, Italy

Connecting to Culture through Community Events<p>Sicilian <i>Sagre</i><p><b>Article and photos by Amy E. Robertson</b> <br>Connected Traveler Contributing Editor<br>9/22/2015<p>Luca …

Cooking Lessons in Italy

Mamma Knows Best<p><b>By Amy E. Robertson</b> <br>Connected Traveler Contributing Editor<br>3/18/2017<p>Some of the fresh ingredients used to prepare a home cooked …

Mediterranean

Andy Steves’ Europe: City-Hopping on a Budget

Review by Linda Lappin and an interview with Andy Steves<p>Avalon Travel <br>Paperback, 376 pages<br>June 2016<br>$19.99<br>ISBN-13: 978-1631212505<br>Available as an eBook.<p>…

Travel

Travel Guide to Guanajuato, Mexico: Love at First Sight

Guanajuato, Mexico: Love at First Sight<p>The city of Guanajuato, built on hill slopes.<p>Imagine a picturesque, narrow valley, with houses and churches …

Mexico

Guide to Ecuador’s Authentic Haciendas and Hotels

The Best from North to South<p><b>Story and photos by Sandra Kennedy</b><br>Resources updated 2/2017 by Transitions Abroad<p>Hacienda Zuleta with a typically colorful …

Travel

An Interview with Darrin DuFord: Breakfast for Alligators

An Interview with Darrin DuFord: Breakfast for Alligators and the Speed of the Shoe<p><b>By Contributing Editor Ted Campbell</b> <b><br>Photos by Darrin DuFord</b> <br>1/5/2017<p>…

Travel

How to Find Your First Paid Job Overseas

Five Proven Strategies to Find International Work<p><b>By Zahara Heckscher</b><br>Updated by Transitions Abroad 6/2016<p>Setting off to find a paid job overseas can …

How to Find Jobs Guiding Bike Tours Abroad

<i>By Leslie Walters <br>Resources updated by Transitions Abroad 8/2014</i><p>DuVine tour guides in Gordes, France. Photo courtesy of DuVine.<p>A growing adventure …

Travel

Summer Jobs and Programs Leading Nature Trips Abroad

Summer Jobs Leading Nature Trips Abroad<p>Programs Seek Experienced Instructors<p><b>Article and photo by Erica Rounsefell</b><p>Hiking is a popular summer camp …

Caribbean

How to Find Summer Jobs Leading High School Programs Abroad

Summer Jobs Leading International Programs for High School Students<p><b>Article and photo by John B. Linsley</b><p>The author (seated at bottom) leading a High …

Education

The Guide to Volunteer Work on Farms While You Travel

<b>Article and photos by Jonathon Engels</b> <i><br>Living Abroad Contributing Editor and A Life Abroad Columnist</i><br>7/19/2015<p>Volunteer work on a farm and can involve …

Travel

Teaching Assistant Program in France

A Unique Opportuntity for Americans to Work in France<p><b>By Kelby Hartson Carr</b><br>Resources updated 2/2016 byTransitions Abroad<p>Teach English throughout …

France

Teaching English in China: Choose the Right School

<b>Kindergartens:</b> These can be mind-numbingly boring, and if you hate singing don’t apply. However, working with children is extremely rewarding. The …

Education

How to Teach ESL and Live in Mexico as a Freelancer

<b>Article and photo by Ted Campbell</b><br>1/2013<p>The author and friend Froy in Mexico.<p>I am sitting in a lawn chair on my rooftop with my laptop on my lap. …

Education

Teaching English as a Foreign Language in Guadalajara, Mexico

A Challenging But Important Experience<p><b>Article and photos by Emily Miner</b><p>It was spring break of my sophomore year of college, and I was panicking.<p>I had …

Travel

Jobs Abroad - Student and Seasonal Work Overseas

Jobs Abroad Advisor<p><b>An Introduction to Short-Term Paid Work Programs for Students and Recent Graduates</b> by William Nolting<br>A concise overview for …

Employment

Permaculture Jobs, Sustainable Living, and Endless Travel Abroad

Permaculture Jobs, Sustainable Living and Endless Travel<p>How Vagabonders' Dreams Can Become Reality<p><b>Article by Jonathon Engels, photos by Emma …

Permaculture

How to Work and Travel on a Small Cruise Ship

<b>Article and Photos by Becky Timbers</b><br>12/2012<p>Small cruise ship in Alaska.<p>If I had a dollar every time I heard somebody exclaim “that’s my dream job!” …

Cruise Ships

How to Work Around the World on a Sailboat or Yacht

Around the World by Sailboat<p>How to Find Life-Changing Work and Travel<p><b>Article and photos by Andy Schell</b><p>Sailing fast and hard aboard the yawl …

Travel

Work as a Freelance Foreign Correspondent

Opportunities for Enterprising Would-Be Journalists Have Expanded<p><b>By Jason Motlagh</b><p>Foreign freelance journalists often write, take photos, and film …

Journalism

Work in Europe: Finding Jobs in the EU

How to Find Work in Europe<p>A Practical Overview of Job Opportunities in the EU<p><i>By Volker Poelzl</i><br>Updated by Transitions Abroad 8/2016<p>Piccadilly Circus in …

Employment