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Alone But Never Lonely: Life as a Sole Rep

I had only been in Lanzarote a few months when my manager asked me if I would be willing to move to Fuerteventura to work, 1,234 more words


The Day I Decided to Become a Holiday Rep

There has never been a time when I didn’t want to work abroad. Sometimes I feel like it’s in my blood. I come from a family of travellers. 749 more words


Stunning Santorini

Of all the trips I got to do as a rep, I think the one that elicited the most envy in friends and family back home was the one to Santorini. 600 more words



It has been 2 months since my family moved to China. I am writing from the back porch of my first floor apartment, admiring the tiny but tidy garden cage I was quick to cultivate. 1,488 more words

Reflective Living

Repping Tales: Dancing in Caves in Ciutadella

Menorca is known as the quieter of the Balearic Islands; somewhere tranquil and serene, lacking the nightlife of its neighbours Mallorca and Ibiza. However, when I moved there in August 2013, I soon discovered it has a low key party scene. 691 more words


Thanks for the Memories, Monarch

Today it was announced that airline and holiday operator Monarch has ceased trading and I’m absolutely gutted for them. I spent three years working overseas for Monarch, as a rep and then in admin, and throughout my time there I always felt valued as an employee and like an important part of the team. 726 more words


The Difference in Beginning Year 2 Teaching Overseas vs Year 1

When I first arrived in Doha in 2016 I had no idea what to expect except for what I had read online and conversations I had with a future colleague, Yanna and the (at that time) H.R. 877 more words