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Travel and Adventure Jobs

Some Matadorians have jobs that directly involve travel and adventure, whether they work as a wildlife biologist, a bush pilot, the deckhand on a cargo ship, or a dishwasher at McMurdo Station in Antarctica.

We profile these individuals across the Network to find out what they do, why the do it, and how their professions influence and affect their travel lives (and vice versa).

Also, in a series at the Matador Life channel called “How’d you get that gig?”, we examine what it takes to land your own travel adventure job.

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Get paid $97,000 to test luxury yachts and private islands

This dream job as a ‘Cultural Exploration Officer’ will send you to Japan, Portugal, and Iceland for free

Get paid thousands of dollars to travel and smoke weed

Get paid to travel to Thailand’s lesser-known sights

This restaurant will pay you $100 per hour to play with dogs

The New York Times is looking for a writer to travel the world

Marriott will pay one lucky fan $7,500 to attend NFL games

Get paid $10,000 to ski on three continents this winter

This bookseller job in the Maldives is every book nerd’s dream

This bar will pay you to travel the world and sample gin

The government is probably, definitely looking to hire a pilot for Area 51 right now

Live for free as a ‘cat whisperer’ on this Greek island

Become a Nutella taste-tester in Italy

Get paid $10,000 to travel and eat delicious BBQ

Want a career in wine? New Zealand is in desperate need of Sommeliers

Make some money delivering people’s lost airport luggage while traveling

Become a real-life employee of the Hogwarts Express

Buckingham Palace is looking for a new pastry chef

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