Category: The Abroad Guide

Jobs on the Road: Digital Entrepreneur

“I basically told myself I would find jobs that would allow me to travel the world. So, I worked a bunch of odd jobs that allowed me to get started.” – Harrison Adrian is a university dropout from New York who felt the traditional educational system was not for...

Jobs on the Road: Blogging Coach

Ricky Shetty is a full-time nomad who travels with his wife and three kids around the world while coaching others how to monetize online just like him! His story will definitely inspire you! What is your name and where are you originally from?  Ricky Shetty from Vancouver, BC, Canada...

Jobs on the Road: Copywriter and Blog Coach

Cassandra Le is a copywriter and content creator at The Quirky Pineapple Studio. She recently moved to Madrid, Spain and now is a location-independent entrepreneur. Her journey is so inspiring and it’s an honor to have her featured here today. I’ll let her take over! —————————————————————————————————– What is your name and where...

Five Language Elements to Survive in A New Country

Have you ever been to a new country where you did not speak the language? I’m sure most of us have, especially for traveling and on a short vacation. But what if you were moving to a new country? Not having any language skills would definitely be a hassle...

Teaching English: Sean’s Story Around the World

This story is written by my buddy Sean who has traveled and taught English around the world with me. We both started a teaching career in Quebec, Canada, then to France and now finally landed in Asia. He writes about his experience and what made him continue this journey. I...

How to Find a Job Teaching English in Hong Kong

Teaching English in Hong Kong can very rewarding. Hong Kong is a bustling city that many expats from all over the world choose to be their home. With a bustling nightlife and an incredible skyline, it is no wonder so many people fall in love with Hong Kong and...

Jobs on the Road: Travel Deal Hunter

Giovanni is a travel deal hunter from Italy. He spends his time online looking for the best travel deals and gets to work anywhere in the world! What is your name and where are you originally from? I’m Giovanni and I am from Italy Where do you currently live?...

Teaching English: Vietnam with Frances

Frances is an English teacher living in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam for over a year with her boyfriend, David. She talks about their expat life and what it is like living in the city! Background Information Introduce yourself. Who are you and where are you from? Hello, I am...

Teaching English: South Korea with Michael

Michael is a Canadian who is currently living in South Korea while teaching English to high school students. He is currently completing his second year of teaching. Background Information Introduce yourself. Who are you and where are you from? My name is Michael Thomas. I was born in Mississauga,...

CELTA Course: Everything You Need to Know

If you’ve ever considered a teaching career in the ESL industry, I’m sure you are familiar with the TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language ) certificate. We often see it being advertised on the Internet or being asked on job boards for teaching English. Even though it is...