Someone said, “Your dream job doesn’t exist”. But in today’s world there exist ideas that can create a job or business that can suit your daily routine and you can perform the job without any hassle. As a blogger, many people asked that is there any way that can help them earn money while travelling. And I say yes, there are plenty of ways that can help them earn money while travelling to their favourite destinations. Today I wanted to pen down some ideas related to the above-mentioned topic. So pack your bags and bookmark this article into your smartphone’s web browser. Today I will tell you some ideas about best travelling jobs in the world.
I wanted to write down this article a few months back but I thought to do some research on the topic and then write it. And initially, the topic of this article was ’10 ways to make money and travel together’ but I felt that ten maybe not enough, I should share more possible ideas to help my readers explore the world and make money together. This article will also help those people who are long-time travellers but cannot afford the expenses. Before sharing the ideas, here is a tip for all of you. If you are looking for a job, find the one that involves travelling. Work and travel both help you understand the world and its different cultures.
I am happy that you are reading this article. This post is for you. I want to share ideas that tell you how to make money on the road. Here is a quick piece of advice. Before beginning your journey, create a list mentioning your interest, hobbies, and skills. The list will help you in finding the right job for you while travelling. So you don’t need to sell your mobile phone or any other luxury item from your home to make some money, just pack your bags and let’s get started to explore the ideas.
1. Teach English
If you love to teach then this idea is for you. Teaching English abroad in one of the best ways to earn money while travelling. And if you are willing to do so, there are many companies who will bear your expenses and in return, you will teach English. Japan and South Korea are two countries, for example, who will pay if you teach English over there.
2. Work in Hotels or Hostels
Many hotels, resorts, hostels are looking to hire staff during the high season. They hire for long-term as well. They offer jobs like housekeeping, reception staff, drivers for pick & drop, and many others. Some jobs will be on the salary basis and sometimes voluntary basis. I know this will be not an ideal job for you but at least you can make some money to travel around the world.
3. Work as a Scuba Diving Instructor
Well if you love diving and have a scuba diving certification, then consider this point first. If you are travelling to the countries like Maldives, Hawaii, Mexico, and Honduras then apply for scuba diving job there. These are wonderful places for scuba diving. All you have to do is give lessons to other travellers and earn a handsome amount in return. Wonderful. Isn’t it?
4. Get a Cruise Ship job
Work on a cruise ship. It is kind of a safe n secure job for the people who like to travel and make money. There are many jobs available on a cruise ship: shop staff, bartender, chef, DJ, massage therapist and many more. Through this, you will also travel the beautiful places without doing any expenses.
5. Agricultural and Farming Jobs
If you have skills for working outdoors then look for agricultural and farming jobs. By doing this you will not only taking care of the environment but also get a chance to live in the rural areas, escaping the noise and pollution of the big cities.
6. Flight Attendant
Flight Attendant is one of those jobs who have great perks plus it involves travelling as well. If you are one of cabin crew members, you get cheaper travelling fares for your family members, huge discounted flights, and great discounts on hotels.
7. Construction Work
Now this job is for hard working people. It is kind of a typical job that will get paid under the table. Although it’s a quick way to make money and I recommend to do this job legally.
8. Waiter or Bartender
It is easy to find a bartending job. If you are travelling and reach your destination, go visit some bars or cafes and ask the staff if they are hiring. Here is one tip for you, try to find out the new bar opening because there will be high chances for you to get job.
9. Yoga Teacher
Let say you are expert in Yoga and you love to do it. So why don’t teach this skill to others and inspire them as well. Yoga is getting popular across the globe day by day.
10. Sell your extra mobile phone
Although it seems not a cool idea but it can work for you if need some urgent money. Look in bags and see if you have any extra mobile phone that you do not want to use. Mobile phone recycling is a good option for you. Just visit any mobile phone purchasing website online and sell your mobile phone.
Do you love to cook food? If yes then you can earn a good amount of cash by becoming a chef in resorts, cafes, cruise ships and more. During the season there is a high demand of chefs. So grab the opportunity.
12. Become a Model
Girls, this is for you. (Of course boys can also benefit from it). If you are beautiful and confident, consider yourself exotic. Just search your nearest model agency, go there and try your luck.
13. Housekeeper, Caretaker
You can save money while travelling by staying at a free place. Amazing. Isn’t it? You may not make some money but you can save a lot for housesitting. There are hundreds of housekeeping opportunities available worldwide.
14. Travel Photographer
Travel around the world and make money by taking photos. Certainly a dream job for many of us. If you are good at taking pictures, give it a shot. Make your portfolio on photography sites and offer your photography services. If you get selected, you can earn a good money by just clicking the pictures.
15. Social Media Manager
Well you can earn some money online as well while travelling. If you are a social media guru, contact the different businesses and companies and manage their social media accounts.
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This is a Guest Post by Casey