Work in hospitality
Bars need bartenders and restaurants need waitstaff. Bars and restaurants in party destinations or at hostels are great places to find jobs, as they have a high turnover and the work can be steady. In countries that have working holiday visas, these jobs often go to travelers because they have the most flexible schedule.
Travel doesn’t need to break the bank, and smart travelers can find plenty of ways to stretch and replenish their funds while on the road. The uninitiated think travel is expensive because most people don’t see the side of it that's accessible.
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Matthew Kepnes is a travel writer and author of How to Travel the World on $50 A Day and the creative force behind Nomadic Matt, a website that provides detailed information on how to travel cheaper, better, and longer. His advice has appeared in Time, CNN, The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Lifehacker, Buzzfeed, National Geographic, BBC, and many other publications.