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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

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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

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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

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Transplanted

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

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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

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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