6 Jobs That Let You Travel Frequently – Guest post by Emily Johnson
Most of us have that constant longing for wanderlust in us but we hardly get a chance to travel around the world due to our busy schedule. There are some cases where people manage to find time to take a break and visit different holiday destinations around the world. If you are one of the many who has a strong desire for travelling around and exploring places, there are many different opportunities and careers that can turn this wish into reality. Here are few of such opportunities to start with:
- Professional Chef
If you are skilled at the art of cooking and have a good amount of experience in the field of professional cooking then the world of travelling will eventually find you. Many of the professional chefs around the world are quite familiar with this benefit, and therefore, this is a very good career to consider if you have exemplary cooking skills, and your expertise mainly lies in the field of preparing international cuisines.
This is also another attractive career that provides many opportunities for travelling around the world on a steady rate. Currently, there are hundreds of active research projects conducted around the world related to the field of archaeology. This career mainly deals with the study of human evolution and cultures from the artefacts recovered and preserved around the world. Also, for becoming a frequent traveller in this profession, you will require a master’s degree or Ph.D. in archaeology or anthropology with many years of experience.
- Professional Consultant
As you can observe in the title of this job, there is no particular field mentioned. This is because there is a constant demand for people who are skilled and have relevant expertise in a field. A professional consultant often has the option of handling responsibilities virtually, through freelancing, etc. Also, the basic qualification that is required in this job is primarily your experience and projects in the relevant field. You can even start freelancing by trying the field of blogging or online research and preparing reviews that help readers to buy products such as the best toys for kids, electronic devices, etc.
- Flight Attendant
Many are already aware about the benefits that this job brings when it comes to travelling all around the world. We all know that flight attendants travel extensively. The only drawback is that mainly female candidates are preferred when it comes to this profession. Flight stewards are common but are very few in number as compared to female flight attendants. An important advantage of this career option is that it allows you travel to different parts on a daily basis and you also to get to stay in some locations for a short period of time.
- Sports and Diving Instructor
If your aptitude is more in the athletic field, then this career option also provides many opportunities to travel and explore different parts of the world. The coastal parts of different countries are often in demand for experienced diving instructors and experts, in order to train local residents, coastal guard, etc. Also, becoming a sports instructor is also another attractive career option, that includes travelling to the different parts of a country to train students of a school or a college, training teams for professional games, etc.
- Translator, Travel Guide and Writer
This job title may appear to have different job titles, but each of these job titles are closely related to each other. The job of a travel guide, mainly includes helping tourists and immigrants to become familiar with the popular destination of a city or a country. But the major challenge that tourist guides face is that there is no steady income in this job. Therefore, the best alternative to this is learning and becoming an expert in more skills along with the job of being a travel guide. The possible options include learning as many regional languages as possible to become a translator, and regularly blogging about your travel experiences online. This further leads to better income along with the obvious benefit of travelling on a regular basis.
Each of the above-mentioned career opportunities requires you to be experienced or having the necessary skills that suits the job description. Many of these career options listed above introduces you to a world of diversity in terms of cultures, traditions, languages, cuisines and much more.
Emily is a contributor at Radio Controlled Cars Guide and has good amount of expertise in the field of travel blogging and research. Her reviews on some of the popular radio-controlled cars available in the market are shared on the above mentioned site.