Work Abroad

One of the best ways to travel the world long term is to hop and skip from job to job. For a few ideas to get you started, below you’ll find the best above the table and under the table jobs abroad. Read up, get inspired, hit the road!

Work In Exchange For Passage

Thumbnail image for Work In Exchange For Passage by The Runaway Guide 15 May 2013

With only 600$ to my name, I needed to figure out a way to cross the Darien gap on the cheap or better yet for free. I reviewed all the […]

Business For Backpackers: Drugs, Jewelry, & Fruit

Thumbnail image for Business For Backpackers: Drugs, Jewelry, & Fruit by The Runaway Guide 28 May 2012

One of the greatest things about backpacking around the world is that it grants one perspective. It is this perspective, that only a foreigner can posses, that enables those with […]

Become A Travel Blogger In 9 Steps

Thumbnail image for Become A Travel Blogger In 9 Steps by The Runaway Guide 2 September 2011

Recently, a bunch of people have been asking me, can you actually make money with a travel blog? Most people just can’t believe that it’s possible, or feel that they […]

How To Work On A Luxury Yacht

Thumbnail image for How To Work On A Luxury Yacht by The Runaway Guide 31 July 2011

There are few jobs as ideal for the long-term budget backpacker or runaway than working aboard a private luxury yacht. If you are lucky enough to become a crewmember aboard […]

How To Become A Pirate

Thumbnail image for How To Become A Pirate by The Runaway Guide 7 July 2011

Among the prospective life paths I envisioned as a child, becoming a pirate ranked right up there with Indiana Jones, James Bond, and Batman.  What could be cooler than climbing […]