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Christmas Gift Ideas for Every Travel Lover!

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It’s nearly Christmas! For the travellers among of us that would rather receive a plane ticket than any sort of gift you will find online, let’s be a tad realistic here, not everyone can afford to buy that ticket.. so we’ve come up with some great Christmas gift ideas and have found the best of the more affordable options for all you adventurers out there!

Workaway news: highlight your accomplishments in your official Workaway reference letter

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So, you've already checked off some Workaway adventures from your list and received some feedback from hosts you have stayed with. What's next? Well, why not highlight your amazing accomplishments to future employers by adding your Workaway adventures to you CV? :)

Workaway news: start chatting with your personal Workaway advisor

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Happy autumn from the Workaway team! If you’re a regular visitor of the site, you might’ve noticed that your profile page has gone through a huge makeover! To keep the site even more user-friendly, remember we have introduced a "Help" section to your Workawayer profile page? Members can easily access tips on how to improve their profile, message hosts, as well as some extra information from the team.

Workaway news: stay tuned to our weekly livestreams

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Did you know that we now have a weekly livestream for workawayers where you can get more support from the team personally? We are always looking for new ways to improve our site to make it as user-friendly and interactive as possible for all you lovely members out there! And we can assure you that we are not robots working behind the site!

Packing tips & hacks: How to Workaway out of a backpack in Southeast Asia

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When we decided to embark on a 15-month-long Workaway adventure in Southeast Asia, the first concrete decision we made was to travel with nothing but our hand luggage. the swift transit from the gate to your destination and vice versa, the freedom that comes with the ability to pack up your entire life within minutes, wandering around in sweltering temperatures without too much hassle… Not to mention the money we would save on flights!

What is a Workaway Ambassador?

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Ambassadors are Workawayers like you and me, they are helping to build the community by showing that responsible and ethical travel has the ability to genuinley make a difference to the communities they visit through..Let these world travellers show you how travelling whilst volunteering through cultural exchange is not impossible, but in fact has the potential to define your life!

Be A Guest Writer for Workaway

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Be a guest writer for workawayblog.com, share your experience or expertise and promote yourself too. We're looking for people with stories to tell!
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New Features on Workaway.info - Message Icon

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To make it easier to see when new messages have arrived, we've added a symbol to the top of the page for Workaway members!

Recent features added to Workaway.info

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Check out our new feature for workawayers to find hosts more easily and organise their personal host lists!

Workaway Team Visit to Portugal

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It was a lesson to us in what can be done in a short space of time with a few willing hands, lots of enthusiasm, a dream and real drive to carry out that dream and make it come true…