One question many TEFL teachers heading to Thailand ask is how much money will they need to live on. While the average newbie English teaching job in Thailand will earn you around 30,000 to 40,000 Baht per month (much more for those with several years of experience), there are many conflicting figures get banded about regarding living costs. I often hear expats quoting (more…)
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If you are one of the lucky TEFLers about to experience living and teaching in Vietnam, then you are about to set out on a truly memorable adventure. Vietnam is one of my favourite places in the world, and no matter how often I visit, or how much I explore, I always leave wanting to stay and see so much more.
From the crazy street scenes of Saigon in the south, to the tranquil beauty of Halong Bay in (more…)
If you are about to head to South Korea to start a new adventure teaching English, then you are no doubt buzzing with nervous excitement. You’re probably already brushing up on your lesson planning and reading about all the amazing (more…)
Many TEFLers who want to experience teaching in Asia find themselves torn between several destination such as Thailand, China, Japan, South Korea, and Vietnam, with each one offering a unique cultural experience and its own set of pros and cons.
To help you better understand the different benefits of (more…)