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Jobs that Require Traveling Around the World

Ratnashri Dutta
Bored of your desk job? Searching for some jobs that require traveling around the world? Read on for the information about various types of jobs that require traveling.
Our jobs usually require us to sit behind the desk from 9 to 6, sort out files, listen to complaints, criticize bosses, and collect pay check at month-end. But this is not what all of us look for. On entering the job market, some of us want fun and excitement, something adventurous that will take us round the world.
Are you one of those who loves to travel? Who hates desk job? Who is looking for some fun and exciting job, and also a job that pays you well? If your answer to all these questions is yes, then these are the options for you.

» Field Journalist

The job of a field journalist is fun, exciting, and at the same time, requires one to do lots of traveling all over the world.
For this job, you need to have the skill of covering news that is going to affect the mass, and also provide information to the public. If you would like to work as a journalist, then you should at least have a degree in journalism.

» Pilot or Air Hostess/Steward

In this job, not only does one have to look into the comfort of the passengers in the plane, but they also have to ensure that the whole flight process goes smoothly. They also have to ensure the passengers' safety and security during an emergency.

» International Hotel Inspector

In this job, you have to visit various famous or attractive tourists spots and give reviews about these places so that more people come and visit these places. Get ready to be treated royally in these places so that you give them a good review.

» Military

As some people have correctly pointed out - when you join the army, you get to see the world. Military jobs of course has its own dangers, but it also gives you the opportunity to travel to various places. The payment in this job depends on the rank of the person.

» Travel Marketers

As a travel marketer, you can work either with some hotel or a travel and lodging Internet sites, or represent a state, or some other region in order to attract tourists. Often one has to travel to various sites, prepare a marketing campaign on TV, or on the radio.

» Passenger Service Agent

Working as a passenger service agent or travel agent which includes jobs like ticket agent, car rental agents etc., are great entry-level jobs. One has to rent cars for passengers keeping in mind what they need, reserve tickets for trains or planes, or even cruise ships.
The salary in this position usually varies between US $19,108 and US $38,320 per year.

» Missionary

You can help the poor and the needy and at the same time you can even travel the world as a missionary worker. You can work along with a non-governmental organization, or with a church or any religious organization.
You have to keep one thing in mind though, that this job does not pay you much, but still there are many people who works as a missionary, because they love helping people and also traveling to places.

» Truck Driver

There are many companies that require strong and adventurous people to travel, or to drive to their markets all over the world, and distribute their goods in the market. These jobs pay quite well and also give a chance to travel to various places.
If you are interested in this kind of a job, then all you need to have is a legal license, proper driving skills, and also the basic knowledge about the rules and regulations of the countries you are visiting.

» Other Travel Jobs

  • Public Speaker
  • Software Installer
  • Athletic Recruiter
  • Traveling Consultant
  • Foreign Language Teacher (teaching English)
  • Consultant
  • Diplomat
  • Photographer
  • Multinational Executives
  • Travel Nurse
  • Fashion Designer
These jobs not only let you travel around the world but also pay well. So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and apply for one of these jobs now.