Not sure how many of you tried this while traveling, but we love to exchange places with others and take care of their business (be it a small resort, a guest house or a hostel) while they go on vacation! We’ve done this twice in our life as full-time travelers, last year in the Philippines at Duli Beach Resort for 2 months, and now in Timisoara, at Hostel Costel. The[…]

Work away is a website that allows you to volunteer with a family or small organization in many different countries. For a few hours of daily work, you get free accommodation and sometimes meals. Many people see this as an ideal way of getting to know the real side of a foreign country. When they hear the term “volunteer”, many people immediately assume it’s about working with underprivileged children. Well,[…]