Monthly Archives: October 2019

Attending Etihad/Emirates Open Day/Assessment Day!

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So you want to become a flight attendant, that’s great news! And you’ve got your eye on Emirates and Etihad Airways, both of which are really great airlines to work for. I worked as cabin crew for 3 and a half years and I remember vividly being where you are now, searching for help on […]

Where is Dubai located? All you need to know before you go!

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We’ve all heard of Dubai, but how much do you actually know about it? Where even is Dubai located? Is Dubai a country? Is Dubai the capital of a country? The answer to these last two questions is actually no, which comes as a surprise to many people! I’ll admit, before I moved to the Middle […]

Why become an au-pair in Italy?

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With it’s incredible history, beautiful landscapes and delicious food, Italy is always a popular choice for au-pairs. If you’re thinking about becoming an au-pair look no further: these are the top 8 reasons that will definitely convince you to become an au-pair in Italy! 1. Italy is STUNNING There is quite literally beauty around every […]

How I got my first press trip with only 6k Insta followers!

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Think only a big ‘influencer’ can get a collaboration or an all-expenses paid press trip? No this is NOT the case! I scored my first collaboration (and a pretty awesome one at that – a 9 day press trip round Iran!) when I only had 6,000 followers on Instagram! And I didn’t even reach out […]

What is house sitting & how it enables me to travel!

Ever wondered what is house sitting? Because of housesitting I am living abroad and travelling around the world without paying for accommodation. House sitters look after someone’s pets and their home whilst they are away on holiday. House sitting is beneficial to both the house sitter and the home owners. It benefits the house sitter […]

How I got free accommodation around the world for 5 years whilst travelling!

A significant amount of everyone’s travelling budget always goes on accommodation, especially if you want somewhere half decent to stay. But what if I told you there are several ways you can get free accommodation whilst travelling or living abroad? This is actually how I have been able to afford to live abroad and travel […]

We Are Travel Girls Article – A Complete Guide to Abu Dhabi

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Click here for full guide, available on We Are Travel Girls website! Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) but the city often gets overshadowed by it’s much larger and glitzier neighbour Dubai just 1 hour down the road. Abu Dhabi, however, is a great place to spend a few days […]