What is a Workaway Ambassador?
Read more
How I Rediscovered my Life Purpose Through Travelling and Workawaying
Read more
Getting Over The Post-Travel Blues: Readjusting to life back home
Read more

Explore our blog

Latest posts

22Feb2021
  • about 8 min
  • 0 comments
From Mental Health to Minimalism, 12 Podcasts to Inspire and Inform Your Next Travel Adventure

While we all have a little time on our hands and flights firmly on the ground, there’s no reason we cannot still fuel our Wanderlust! Podcasts are the perfect pastime jam-packed with helpful hacks, hilarious mishaps and relatable stories, and we’ve ...

read more

07Feb2021
  • about 12 min
  • 12 comments
The Call of the Jungle: Wildlife rehabilitation in the unplugged Amazon

A magnificent conservation and wildlife rehabilitation centre in the heart of the Amazon, Bolivia, where gringos and monkeys find home among Workaway ...

read more

01Feb2021
  • about 7 min
  • 13 comments
Why it’s never too late for a grown up gap year

Life is too precious to be wishing it away for retirement when we’ll have the “time” to travel. Now more than ever, we have the time to plan, time to ...

read more

01Feb2021
  • about min
  • 0 comments
Travel photography - "Huskies everywhere" (Inari, Finland)

Discover our community's favourite Workaway bucket list destinations... this month, Lapland! Get inspired with our latest travel photos and share ...

read more

Popular Posts

  • about 4 min
  • 88 comments
Solo, single and in your 30s: Travellers, isn’t it time you settle down?

Single? Travelling alone? Hitting your 30s or getting well into it? Isn’t it time you settle down? Don’t you ever get lonely without a partner or ...

read more

1
  • about 4 min
  • 72 comments
Free volunteering: How to volunteer around the world without paying ridiculous agency fees

So you want to volunteer abroad? Good on you! We love that you are looking to give back. But you’ve gone online and you’ve seen some organisations ...

read more

2
  • about 9 min
  • 42 comments
Meet the workawayer who swapped retirement for a lifetime of travel adventures!

After 52 years of employment and family life Daniel decided to sell his house, his car and all his possessions and fulfill his dream of travelling ...

read more

3

Workaway videos

Top 5 tried-and-proven budgeting tips to start planning your epic trip
Off-grid dome sweet dome in the idyllic hills of Thailand
Too old for travelling? Never!

Editor's Picks

  • about 7 min
  • 1 Comment
12 Amazing bucket list travel experiences to have around the world

We only live once, so lets choose to do the most meaningful things in the most phenomenal places in the world! We’ve highlighted a few items on our ...

read more

  • about 7 min
  • 2 comments
Five solo female travellers to inspire your next adventure!

Imagine giving up your normal routine and taking a chance at something new? What about travelling around the world for two years straight? Here are ...

read more

  • about 3 min
  • 29 comments
Stop counting countries: Travel slow and travel further

Why do we travel? To meet people, to see amazing sights, to learn new languages, or purely just to get out there to see the world? Whatever the ...

read more

  • about 6 min
  • 17 comments
Why taking a gap year is the best investment you’ll make in your life

Not sure about taking the risk of going on a gap year? Think gap years are only for college students, or teenagers with no goal in life? Here are 7 ...

read more

  • about 5 min
  • 83 comments
Journey with less: Woman who never travels with more than 5kg

She is taking the term travelling light to a whole new level – how Susan manages to travel with a bag weighing just 5 kilos…

read more

  • about 5 min
  • 20 comments
Things I wish somebody told me before my first solo trip

Throughout my travel adventures, I learned a lot. But I always credit my first solo trip for giving me the courage to follow my dreams. I want to ...

read more

More from the community

Photo competition
Work with us / Contribute
Workaway foundation
Meet our Workaway ambassadors
Follow us on instagram

#Workawayadventure