When it comes to freelancing, and if you also happen to be a travel enthusiast, you do not necessarily need to write travel blogs only. Photography and videography are also a great option for you. Travel around places, capture scenic photographers and then sell them to interested clients at good rates. This will really get your small-scale business going, while giving you an amazing opportunity to travel around cities or perhaps, all across the globe.
Photography and Videography
While it may sound challenging, but for as long as you carry the passion and right amount of determination, just nothing should stop you from making it a full-time business. You can also try for photography internships with local travel agencies, to sell them your skills while traveling along with them to destinations you always just dreamt of visiting.
Be a movie star
This does sound totally crazy, doesn’t it? However, if you have what it takes to face the big screen, why won’t you give it a try? After all, you don’t get anything without at least trying.
Write travel articles and travel blogs
Writing travel articles carries several perks. Firstly, even if you might have to conduct some research on the internet, instead of being physically present at the destination of your choice, it is still worth it as you end up learning more about locations after all. Perhaps, if you continue, you could get hired by a travel agency to write your personal experiences after visiting tourist destinations all over the world, completely on the company’s expenses while also stacking up a good amount of dollars. The key, however, is to pursue it as a long-term job without ever giving up.
Be a travel agent
Without a doubt, this is one of the easiest ways to earn vacations to some wonderful corners of the world. This is because quite often, travel agents working for highly esteemed companies get rewarded free vacations to famous cities all over the world.
Well having the right set of skills, as mentioned before, you can almost make money out of everything. Though busking won’t probably make you earn a lot, it is still a good way to earn and for as long as you enjoy it, it is definitely going to be worth your time. You can use the earned money to arrange trips to distant places.
Working for international companies [Business Travels]
You can open doors to several wonderful traveling opportunities by working in a company that has international linkages. Often, promotion, meetings or transfer within branches can allow you to travel off to distant cities while earning continuously.
Become a yacht steward
Even though a yacht steward’s job isn’t as easy as it may sound, and is quite a tough one, they are often paid a good sum of money for long hours of extensive work. However, if you could spend some time working hard and save a good amount of money through such a job, you’re good to go.
Become a bartender
This is by far, the most common of all jobs students and travelers take because it does not really require a lot of previous experience. It can, on the other hand, help you save a good amount of money in a time period of a year.
Be an Au Pair
If you think that you can handle children well, it is quite suitable for you to work as an Au Pair to look after children, living with a host family abroad. You will receive less salary however, you will have a wonderful opportunity of travelling to various cities abroad.
Get a job on a cruise ship
Jobs on cruise ships are quite easily available these days. Though it’s never guaranteed that you will really find a high paying job, however, with cruise ships going from city to city every day, this is a great opportunity for you to travel without having to pay the travel fare. However, you will definitely need some savings for food and accommodation in other cities.
Become a flight attendant
This is one of the most loved jobs and perhaps, the most popular one that travelers usually choose. It allows you to travel all across the world, stay a night or two in your favorite cities and then repeat the same. In short, you get to travel all across the world while earning a good amount of money.
Be a tour guide
Learn about locations, grasp the knowledge of each and every corner and start working as a tour guide for travel agencies. This will allow you to travel off to distant cities on the agency’s expenses and the good thing is, you will be paid nicely for it.
Consider WWOOF and Volunteering
World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms, gives people a chance to travel off to various cities and they even pay you for it. It is hence, every traveler dreams to become associated with them.
Consider a career in media studies
Having a media studies degree, and with a passion for traveling, you can really get hired by different tv channels to either host their travel shows or shoot them. Allowing you to spend days in various locations all over the world, in five-star hotels, this is by far the best job a traveler could dream of.