Portovenere Italy

Porto Venere - a little jewel on the Ligurian coast

While visiting Italy in the fall of 2013, I had an opportunity to visit the region of Cinque Terre in Liguria. I was amazed to find myself amongst pastel coloured houses and breath-taking views. The Cinque Terre was a trigger for me to visit the unexplored regions around that area. One such trigger led me to Porto Venere.

Easter House 2015

Easter House 2015 - Help the Dumse family!

Try and picture in your head: an old adobe house with a dirt trodden floor where chickens are pecking around for crumbs that fall from their table. An old bed that is a bundle of straw covered in a mouse nibbled sponge sheet instead of a mattress. Doors and windows doing more to keep out the animals, rather than the wind and cold of a winter’s day.

River of Eden

River of Eden

Join filmmaker Pete McBride, a National Geographic Freshwater Hero, on a journey into the Fijian Highlands to discover why the locals said “no” to easy money from resource extraction, and how they turned to tourism to fund a conservation area that protects one of the most beautiful rivers on Earth.

Where are you from?

Working Holiday Visas

To help get you started: search to find out which countries offer working holiday visas - under a working holiday visa scheme or seasonal work programme - that you may be able to apply for. Simply enter your country of origin (the country for which you hold a valid passport) to view the opportunities available to you.

Map of Plugs

What plug goes where?

This useful image shows what plug you will need when traveling to different regions of the world. We suggest purchasing a suitable plug adapter at the airport or your local travel shop before you leave.

photo by MaRabelo (www.sxc.hu)


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Work abroad, study abroad, learn abroad, teach abroad, volunteer abroad, intern abroad

Are you looking for a job abroad, an internship overseas, somewhere to study abroad or to go on a learning vacation. Or you are looking for somewhere to volunteer as you travel the world? Check our our opportunity listings to help your wanderings get started!

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The 50 best ski resorts

The 50 Best ski resorts

Whether you’re a beginner headed for the nursery slopes or a black run aficionado, Sarah Barrell and our panel of ski experts have the lowdown on the best places to go in Europe – whatever your budget.

Driving Abroad

Driving Abroad

Are you planning to drive abroad? If so, it's a good idea to familiarise yourself with local driving rules before you go.

Even if you regularly drive abroad - it's still important as it is if you're planning your first trip because rules and requirements change. 

Before you take off

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