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where's the best place to start for a first-time-backpacker

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1. Posted by claire-bear93 (Budding Member 4 posts) 4y

Heloo there,

I'm traveling to Thailand in early/mid November 2013 solo with Thai-intro for a week ( is this any good) maybe more depends how i feel at the
time, and then afterwards booking my flight whilst in Thailand to Australia. But im not sure where the best place to start off as i do want to work over there preferably as soon as i get there.. either farm work to rake some money in or bar work or waitress. Im already doing the RSA course online , saves me doing it out there... Just need help and advice on wheres the best place to find work and also if my plan sounds decent.

2. Posted by no_clarity (Budding Member 7 posts) 4y

You'll not know until you get out there - just be prepared to be flexible with your plans and if things aren't working out as you hoped, move on. Worst thing I watched people do was wait around for a job that might come up. You sound like you'll go with the flow - that's the best way to be.