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Living and Working Abroad. Clay Hubbs Interviews Jean-Marc Hachey Clay Hubbs: Before I get to my first question, please tell us how this project began and how you've been able to keep it going and growing: What was your own international experience?

Living and Working Abroad

Why did you see a need for such a compilation of resources? How to Become a Flight Attendant. No matter what you call them – air host/hostess, steward/stewardess, flight attendant – this dream travel job has always been one of the most glamorous.

How to Become a Flight Attendant

But while many would love to become a flight attendant, the reality is that the jobs are few, and the perks, while good, often do not outweight some of the negatives of the job. The training required and the seniority of each employee can make life as a flight attendant pretty difficult for the first few years.

Spain Treebones Resort. Farmhouse - Puy-de-Dôme - Holiday property in Auvergne. 44 Little Travel Rules No One Tells You. Aid Worker. World Nomads Promotional Code. A wintry overland odyssey travelling through Europe and across Russia and beyond. Pa Auk Forest Monastery, Myanmar. A Greece Travel Guide: Matt Barrett's Guide to the Greek Islands, Athens and Mainland Greece. Explore Southeast Europe.

Bulgaria or Romania? - Lonely Planet travel forum. Just for the record, the Balkanology Website is the creation of Alan (poster #6 above), a frequent contributor here.

Bulgaria or Romania? - Lonely Planet travel forum

And, yes, it is an excellent resource. Regarding safety and Westernization, I don't sense that there's a huge difference in either of these things that you'll notice in either country. Both entered the EU at the same time, and the economic indicators I've seen show a mixed bag in terms of which economy is progressing faster. In terms of crime, both countries are relatively safe. In both countries, your biggest worry will be petty crime such as pickpockets. Finding Your First Paid Job Abroad. By Zahara Heckscher Contributing Editor and Columnist on Volunteering Abroad for Transitions Abroad I understand the dilemma of the first time international job seeker: You can’t get a job overseas unless you have experience.

Finding Your First Paid Job Abroad

But how do you get experience if you can’t get a job? In this article, I’ll share five proven strategies to break out of this Catch-22. Plus I’ll suggest some additional creative options to explore to get yourself overseas without breaking your piggy bank. Tales from the Cheapest Places to Travel in the World. Skip to posts Tales from the Cheapest Places to Travel in the World 2/27/2011 2 comments.

Tales from the Cheapest Places to Travel in the World

Home in on Hungary: The living is easy, the housing is cheap and it¿s only a two hour flight from the UK ¿ Eastern Europe awaits. By Richard WebberUPDATED: 19:00 GMT, 2 March 2011 With no nearby mountains to entice the skiing fraternity and not one inch of sun-drenched coast, Hungary has kept a low profile among the holiday set.

Home in on Hungary: The living is easy, the housing is cheap and it¿s only a two hour flight from the UK ¿ Eastern Europe awaits

But this unassuming nation — sandwiched between seven countries, including Slovakia and Austria — has other delights to offer: friendly people, low crime rates, cheap living and even cheaper houses. Hungary boasts one of the most alluring capitals in the world, too. Nicknamed the Pearl of the Danube, Budapest’s elegant architecture, fine restaurants and apartment-dominated property market decorate the great river. Delightful: Budapest has many affordable properties - and they're even cheaper outside the capital. French gite - L'Aquitaine - Lonely Planet travel forum. That´s an interesting idea, Artemis, the one about Clévacances being a competitor.

French gite - L'Aquitaine - Lonely Planet travel forum

I had heard of Clévacances but didn´t really understand its relationship with Gites de France. I found this on the web but it still doesn´t fully explain what that relationship is. Do you, or anyone else, know? Both organisations appear to have official recognition by the French state and so are quite different to companies like Owners Direct, Holiday Rentals, and so on. The Golden Ring Trip Introduction. Contents: what is the golden ring • why go there • a map of the golden ring • the distances & times between the cities • the cities along the golden ring • suggested itinerary • how much it would cost WHAT IS THE GOLDEN RING: 'The Golden Ring' is one of the oldest Russian routes.

The Golden Ring Trip Introduction

It goes to the north-east of Moscow and forms a circle. There are many interesting ancient Russian cities and towns along the way, full of history and unique Russian architecture of the XII-XVII centuries. The 'classical' route (counter clockwise) starts from Moscow, goes through Vladimir, Suzdal, Kostroma, Yaroslavl, Rostov Velikiy, Pereslavl-Zalesskiy, Sergiev Posad.

All cities and towns are located relatively close to each other, the 'Golden Ring' forms a ring, so from one place you can reach to another and make a circle until you get back to the one you started with. Azerbaijan travel guide. This article is about the country of Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan travel guide

There is also a region of Iran called Azerbaijan. Understand[edit] Azerbaijan regained its independence after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. So we fly into New Delhi, deciding immediately to take the rest of the day off from travel, as the baby squirmed, fussed and whimpered the entire two hour flight.

We used our trusty Lonely Planet India — a tome, which I only pull out when I’m day dreaming about where to go next — or like now, when I’m sitting at the New Delhi airport with a fussy baby, lugging all my belongings, with no backup plan. We shut the book, thwamp. Getting Sick on a Round-the-World Trip. Most people do get sick on the road at one point in their travels. If you are lucky, your illness will require a quick trip to the doctor and some antibiotics or anti-parasite medication. If you are me, your illnesses will straddle several continents, a multitude of body parts and an exploration of Eastern and Western medicine – all in the span of one year.

Retreat Finder: Family, Family (no specific type) retreats, retreat centers, conference centers. Lodging and services for personal self-directed retreats, directed retreats, etc and centers offering a variety of programmed or themed retreats. Programmed date specific retreats such as yoga retreats, meditation retreats, pilgrimages, etc. Space for your next group retreat, conference, workshop, reunion, yoga retreat or meditation retreat.

Dream jobs at retreat centers and calls for volunteers for retreat centers and organizations. Notes on a 10 Day Silent Meditation Retreat. Today’s post is by Drew, my husband. This year he did a 10 day meditation retreat in southern Thailand starting on New Year’s Eve. I was so fascinated by his experience, I asked him to write about it. Packing like a Pro. Overview. World in slow motion. How to Travel Around the World Without Flying. 50 things to do before you die. Collected from Matador staff and readers, here are 50 experiences to add to your bucket-list. 1. Set foot on each of the seven continents. Antarctica might seem like a tough one, but here’s how. Once you’ve reached all seven you can truly call yourself a world traveler. 2. Why I Quit My Job to Travel Around the World.

A few weeks ago in Hpa-An, Burma, I was walking down Mount Zwegabin after sleeping on the floor of a monastery at the summit. It was just after dawn, and the claustrophobic heat of the day had yet to take hold. I was alone, and it was completely, almost eerily silent as I made my way to the valley below. Suddenly, I became overwhelmed – as in, tears pouring down my face overwhelmed – by how lucky I was to be there. After so much saving and wanting and wishing, I was almost two years into a round-the-world trip and have never been happier. To say “I want to save up money, quit my job and see the world – not to find myself, not to check off destinations from a list, but to soak it all up like a sponge” is one thing. You’ve Got Questions, I’ve Got Answers —

South East Asia

Temples in Japan - Japanese Buddhist & Shinto Photo Dictionary. Templestay. Give a rest to your tired soul(Temple stay) Authentic buddhist temple stay - Review of Shojoshin-in Temple, Koya-cho, Japan. Ashram. Award Winning Adventure Travel - Geographic Expeditions. My Son travel guide. Ask Andrea: Why would it be better to book through Journeys Within vs. just booking online? – April Senica - Southeast Asia Travel Blog. Journeys Within Tour Company and B&B. Serviced Apartments aren’t all business - Southeast Asia Travel Blog. Kathmandu apartment rentals, houses for rent furnished housing. Sublets, temporary apartments short term apartments for rent in Bagmati Kathmandu. Spending winter in South East Asia. Independent travel:  How to plan a budget & itinerary. She Travels Solo.


The Internet Guide to Freighter Travel. Top 5 Foundamental Japan Travel Tips. South East Asia Travel Tips. Trains. Russia to Japan via Sakhalin. Vladivostok Guide. Alaska Marine Highway. Foreign Languages for Travelers, also We offer: Travel Resources - Discount Hotel rooms, cheap flights and car rental bookings search's - plus Language Resources and more.

Around the World Tickets from Air Brokers International, Inc. Ships. Round the world flights. An Insider’s Guide To The Top 10 Destinations In Asia. 7 Reasons Why the World is Best Explored on Foot. HENNESSY HAMMOCKS: Full List of Features. The 50 Most Inspiring Travel Quotes Of All Time. How To Travel The World By Crewing On Yachts. Travel and Adventure Jobs - the traveler's notebook. How To Travel The World For Free (Seriously) 99 Ways to Use the Web to Travel Like a Ninja.

23 Movies That Will Make You Want to Travel. War and Peace on a Costa Rican Beach. 10 Biggest Parties Around the World. Geotraveler's Niche » Travel Links » Geotraveler's Niche. Travel debate: Who travels better – the young or the old? – Lonely Planet blog. Words That Don’t Exist in the English Language - Lonely Planet travel forum. Women Travel Tips: India, Solo, Eco-Friendly, Language, Motorcycle, Safari, Packing, Health, Business, Money, Gear.

A Traveler’s Guide To The History Of Death. Free Online Language Courses. Learn French, Speak French, Learn French Online. Essential Packing List For Artists. Travel Series Wrap-Up. The Swedish psyche – you could write a book about it. “How To Live Anywhere, Work From Your Laptop, and Enjoy Ridiculously Extraordinary Freedom (From A 29 Year Old Guy Who’s Walking The Walk)” Travel magazine, travel info and free travel guides. Travel magazine, travel info and free travel guides. Packing Light and Right. Independent Travel / Budget Travel / Adventure Travel / World Travel. Recommended Travel Books.

  1. travelnotes Oct 5 2011
    Nice collection of travel pages.