I started this year thinking it would be my year for travel. Two and a half months in, and what’s being reported as a pandemic of potentially apocalyptic proportions is thwarting my plans somewhat. Here’s why I’m moving back to Japan anyway, despite the threat of COVID-19.
There’s a sweet spot when it comes to traveling, somewhere between a vacation and moving. A place that provides most of the benefit, with the least number of downsides. Guest contributor Waylon Kenning explains.
Countries like Vietnam, China, Japan, and Kyrgyzstan (amongst so many others) recruit thousands of foreign teachers every year. If you’re considering becoming one of them, check out our compilation of pros, cons, and tips to help you figure out what kind of job, and which country is right for you before you commit.