The trick to making travel money is simple.
Get a job!
Wait, there is more.
What I mean is, get a job abroad. It’s so much easier than you think.
My first job out of college was a teaching assistant position with the JET Program. Here’s what my college degree and an OK interview got me
-A round trip flight to Tokyo, Japan.
-A teaching position that paid the equivalent of $50,000 for a forty-hour work week
-Summers and school vacations off to travel
-Immersion into a foreign culture that changed my life forever
When I left Japan, two years later, I had actually saved enough to move myself to Italy where I worked as a…
…to be continued
Come back next Wednesday and I’ll tell you what job I found. I’ll also share the easiest job to get as a traveler.
In the meantime, remember, travel money is not about what you already have, it’s about what you’re willing to do.