Great Sabbatical Planning Resources

May 22, 2009

There are no shortage of resources out there for planning your sabbatical, but here are three worth bookmarking as jumping off points for low cost travel, working on the go, and volunteering. Happy reading!  – Dan

Travel Full-Time for Less Than $14,000

A while back we explored just how cheap it can be to take that sabbatical you’ve been longing for. One of our examples was professional hobo Nora Dunn, who “retired” at 30 to travel the world. In Travel Full-Time for Less Than $14,000, Nora shares her best tips, sites and strategies. There are a few great links and ideas in here for sabbatical planning.  It’s a long article, but, as always, Nora doesn’t disappoint. Check it out.

Digital Nomad Website Directory

For those of you in the “have-laptop-will-travel” category, the Digital Nomad Website Directory is a great compendium of sites that inspire and inform the remote workers of the world. If you want to travel and do a little freelancing on the side during your sabbatical, there’s enough reading here to keep you busy for a while.

Who Does What – 100 Ways of Filling Your Time Off

If you’re wondering just exactly what to do with your sabbatical, this is an unbelievable list of volunteer sites, travel resources and books. A lot geared towards the younger gap year crowd, but if you’re looking to test-drive some voluntourism, this is the list for you.

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One Response to “Great Sabbatical Planning Resources”

  1. Nora on May 22nd, 2009 11:24 pm

    Sweet – thanks for the mention! I’m used to writing much shorter articles, so this one was fun to put together (as you can imagine)! Glad you liked it!

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