Even with the most creative travel reward hacking and budget strategies, wanderlust typically comes with a price tag. Fund your travel habit with these five unusual jobs that put a flexible and fun income in your pocket for exploring.
High-End Lemonade Stand Worker
When Joshua Lange started a street-side lemonade stand, he was looking to make some money and work for himself. Eventually, Lange began working the festival route and has built Just Squeezed into a million-dollar empire. His sought-after, premium lemonades retail for nearly $10 a cup.
Have you ever dreamed of running away to the circus? Now you can by browsing jobs on Circus Talk for performance, administrative, tech support and more. Choose from areas around the world or look for traveling jobs that take you to a different location every few weeks.
Baker in Antarctica
Love to bake? Head to Antarctica and bake for the 1,000 to 5,000 people who live at the science stations at any given time. Other Antarctica jobs include beverage specialists, drivers and recreation coordinators. You get to live in one of the most remote corners of the world and soak up views few travelers get to experience.
Did you know you can stand around and act like a statue for big money? Being a human statue can earn up to $100 an hour at festivals and other events. You can also pitch your services to weddings, fundraisers and fairs across the country to take your human statue gig on the road.
Dog Surfing Instructor
Combine your love of dogs and surfing into a dog surfing instructor gig. Spots like Good Kharma Surf Instruction in Huntington Beach and Salty Dog Paddle in South Florida help dogs enjoy the water and conquer their dreams.
Bucks County has plenty of history and activities to explore, but if you are in town and looking for something fun to do, check out the Bucks County Ale Trail. Once a year, Bucks County breweries participate in the Bucks County Ale Trail. Guests can download a virtual passport from visitbuckscounty.com. This passport allows visitors to check-in at breweries to earn points toward a free t-shirt. You may even find your new favorite beer or brewery.
With more than 6,000 islands total, with 227 inhabited, in Greece, the selection is overwhelming. Which one is perfect for your next vacation?
Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh is the first hotel in Cambodia to partner with ecoSPIRITS, a company pioneering the world’s first low-carbon method of packaging and distributing high-end spirits.
Travel restrictions are finally loosening and world explorers are ready to fly internationally once more. ParkSleepFly crafted a list of mistakes travelers commonly make that end up costing money. Remember these helpful tips before you board your next flight.
Prepare your taste buds for the trip of a lifetime in Greece. About 100 Greek products — from wines, cheese and fruits to honey and oils — earned a Protected Designation of Origin from the European Union, and the country’s most beloved dishes include Greek Choriatiki salad, tzatziki, souvlaki and moussaka, with its layers of eggplant, potato, minced meat and bechamel. And those are only a few of the many highlights.
Sweet Amalia Oyster Farm is a unique dining destination in Newfield, New Jersey. The aquaculture hand harvests its own oysters on site. In addition to delivering oysters to local restaurants, Sweet Amalia also operates a market and restaurant.