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Working as a labourer is one of the most lucrative jobs for working holidaymakers in Australia. Here's how to get started. 
Two-thirds of the world's written scripts are in danger of disappearing—and with them, the unique cultural knowledge they convey.
From couchsurfing to house swapping, here's how to take the cost of accommodation out of your travel budget.
Hosting international volunteers requires a considerable amount of time and resources. But does that mean you have to pay to volunteer abroad?
A first-time hitchhiker learns the subtle art of thumbing to Serbia. 
The COVID-19 pandemic has us confined to our quarters for the time being. We've come up with a few suggestions for how to keep that travel bug alive and well.
Signing up for a homestay means navigating a new culture, family and diet. From dietary restrictions to vehement dislikes, here's how to find your place at the table. 
Four Chinese students share their favourite local snacks—and some history of their city in the process.
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