Marketing Communication Coordinator Job Opening

The BootsnAll Travel Network is looking for a new high-level marketing colleague.

Do you understand and believe in long-term travel as an educational tool? Have you spent a significant amount of time outside your passport country?

Do you love making meaningful connections with people in your life and embrace the constant change in the world?

Are you a voracious learner and do you work and play with passion?

If so, you are one of us. Read the job description below to see if your skill set and experience makes you a candidate for this position.
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Challenging Travel – #RTWChat on Twitter

Part of the fun of independent travel is challenging yourself. That could mean traveling to a destination that is notoriously difficult to travel in (hello India and Egypt), pushing yourself physically or mentally, or hopping on a 20+ hour bus in Africa. Challenging yourself during your travels forces you into uncomfortable situations, helping you grow both as a traveler and a person, which is a big part of the reason why we promote independent travel.

Yesterday’s #RTWChat discussed this very topic, and there’s lots of great tips and advice from all who participated. Check out the recap below and browse through the following articles to read more about challenging travel destinations:

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Gear and Packing for a RTW Trip – #RTWChat on Twitter

One of the biggest challenges that first-time long-term travelers have is how they are going to possibly pack for an extended trip. Because you’ve never done this before, the thought of packing for a couple months, or a year, or multiple years, seems impossible at first.

There are lots of tips and advice out there for how and what to pack on your RTW trip. Here are some of our most popular articles on the topic, and below is the recap of this week’s #RTWChat on the topic, with lots of great tips and advice.

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Accommodations and RTW Travel – #RTWChat on Twitter

There are a lot of misconceptions floating around out there about accommodation options for long-term travelers, particularly when it comes to hostels.

In yesterday’s #RTWChat on Twitter, we discussed all options for where to rest your head on a RTW trip, and many of those myths were addressed.

Check out the recap below, and read these resources to learn more:

  • Our accommodation page has almost 40 articles about accommodations options around the world.
  • If you’re a first-time independent traveler looking for basic accommodation information, this is the page for you.

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Safety and RTW Travel – #RTWChat on Twitter

We’ve been covering safety issues all week long here at BootsnAll, and this week’s #RTWChat covered the same topic.

Safety is often one of the hurdles holding people back from traveling the world, and while it always pays to be smart and do your research, most of the time these safety concerns are overblown.

Check out the recap below, where you’ll get plenty of great tips and advice for staying safe on the road.

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