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Are there still any ways you can travel by working?

For instance, do you know of any organizations or industries that would be willing to trade either general labor or a specific skill with the benefit of travel? This could be small airlines, traveling circus, cargo ships, pirate ships (kidding), etc.

This could be long-term, short-term, and in mostly any industry.

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I think this is way too broad a question - could I suggest you narrow it down to either your own specific skills, or work available for unskilled people? – jozzas Nov 20 '12 at 5:45
I'm thinking more of an "anything goes" or work that people could be quickly trained to do? – Cody Nov 20 '12 at 5:54
Maybe something more concrete like in the old days when catholic priests were sent around the world to distribute the religion? – Rudy Gunawan Nov 20 '12 at 8:11

You can sign up for Kiva remote fellows program, they have some pretty cool remote opportunities.

Some other ideas I have considered in the past...

  1. Work aboard a cruise liner (pay is not that great, but good way to get around)
  2. Good Old Peace corps
  3. Teach English Abroad (or any other language) or
  4. And here is a WikiHow entry on how to get work aboard a cargo ship
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