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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? –  Doctor Oreo 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
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You can sign up for Kiva remote fellows program, they have some pretty cool remote opportunities. http://www.kiva.org/volunteer#remoteOpp

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) http://www2.ncl.com/about/careers/shipboard-employment
  2. Good Old Peace corps http://www.peacecorps.gov/learn/
  3. Teach English Abroad (or any other language) http://www.teachaway.com/ or http://www.languagecorps.com/
  4. And here is a WikiHow entry on how to get work aboard a cargo ship http://www.wikihow.com/Work-on-a-Container-Ship
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