What’s the best TEFL to teach English in Vietnam? Did you know that this country asks for a legalization that is not required in other places? Well, that’s the main question there, and you should have it in mind before starting any course. Even more than its methodology, price and duration. First of all, remember that if you want to [...]Leer más
Elink Vietnam, the dodgy English teaching company that threatened me for not working without payment and that ignored me when I asked for my last salary, finally paid me. Why? Because of a big scene I did in front of the Public Schools where I worked in Hanoi. Apparently, it is a common practice in the country not to pay on time, to threaten [...]Leer más
Teaching English in Vietnam seems a funny job, especially if you love kids, but it can turn into a nightmare if you commit with a dodgy company -without being aware of its practices-, as was my case within Elink Vietnam, an English teaching company. English teaching nightmare The story started in September, when I signed a contract with Elink [...]Leer más
If you are addicted to Netflix’s Narcos, the TV show based on the Colombian drug trafficker Pablo Escobar, and this is the ONLY information you have heard about the country, you should definitely know these facts before mentioning him to each Colombian you meet, or before traveling to this country. Book your accomodation before traveling to [...]Leer más
In Strasbourg, you can find the European Parliament, the Council of Europe and plenty of Embassies… But what about the people who are neither diplomats nor politicians? They have their own strategies to live here with a small budget… Check out this adventure!
(Entry for the World Nomads contest 2013)