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Each country has its own beauties and challenges. Read our comprehensive guides for EFL teachers, learn how to get a teaching job and master everyday life in the various regions and job markets of the worlds.

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The 7 Best Places To Teach English In Europe (In 2018)

Do you dream of living and teaching English in Europe? Europe undoubtedly has something to offer for everybody. Researching the 44 countries, and deciding which one to call home, is not easy. This post lists the best places to teach English in Europe in 2018 and...

The Guide To Teaching English In Vietnam

Vietnam is one of the rising stars in the TEFL industry – rich culture, friendly people and low costs of living. Do you plan to teach English in Vietnam, want to learn the requirements and challenges? Read this report and get a head start for teaching English in...

The Best Places To Teach English Abroad In 2018

The options for teaching English abroad are endless: You want to live la vida loca in Latin America, immerse in China's completely foreign culture or enjoy the cheap prices of South East Asia? This list of the best places to teach English abroad will help you to make...

The Guide To Teach English In China

China is by far and away the number one destination to teach English abroad, with an enormous amount of job vacancies. At the same time, it's not the easiest country and culture to settle down for a Westerner. This post helps you to break into Chinese TEFL market and...

The Guide To Teaching English In Japan

As measured by the number of Google searches, teaching English in Japan is very popular. Japan is called to be a safe, clean and well-organized country. However, finding a teaching job there can be tricky. This guide about how to teach English in Japan answers all...

The Guide To Teach English in Prague, Czech Republic

Prague is called the 'Mother of all cities' not for no reason, and it's a premier TEFL destination in Europe as well. Before you teach English in Prague, you might have questions to ask. This guide explicates, what is so special about the capital of the Czech Republic...

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How To Teach English in Costa Rica, The Land Of “Pura Vida”

If you plan to teach English in Costa Rica, you arguably chose the best option in Central America. Not only does it have countless job opportunities, but the country is beautiful and easy for Westerners to acclimate to. This post helps you to find a job to teach...

Teaching English in Spain – The Ultimate Guide for ESL Teachers

Teaching English in Spain is one of the most popular options for ESL teachers to work in Europe. The sunny country is well-known for its culture and relaxed and friendly people. How do you find a job to teach English in Spain, and what is living there like? This post...

The 7 Best Places To Teach English In Europe (In 2018)

Do you dream of living and teaching English in Europe? Europe undoubtedly has something to offer for everybody. Researching the 44 countries, and deciding which one to call home, is not easy. This post lists the best places to teach English in Europe in 2018 and...

The Guide To Teaching English In Vietnam

Vietnam is one of the rising stars in the TEFL industry – rich culture, friendly people and low costs of living. Do you plan to teach English in Vietnam, want to learn the requirements and challenges? Read this report and get a head start for teaching English in...

How To Teach English In Mexico?

Teaching English in Mexiko is a popular option for English teachers. The weather is always beautiful, the beaches, too, the cost of living is low, and, for US citizens, it's on the very doorstep. But are there many opportunities available to teach English in Mexico?...

The Best Places To Teach English Abroad In 2018

The options for teaching English abroad are endless: You want to live la vida loca in Latin America, immerse in China's completely foreign culture or enjoy the cheap prices of South East Asia? This list of the best places to teach English abroad will help you to make...

The Guide To Teach English In China

China is by far and away the number one destination to teach English abroad, with an enormous amount of job vacancies. At the same time, it's not the easiest country and culture to settle down for a Westerner. This post helps you to break into Chinese TEFL market and...

The Guide To Teaching English In Japan

As measured by the number of Google searches, teaching English in Japan is very popular. Japan is called to be a safe, clean and well-organized country. However, finding a teaching job there can be tricky. This guide about how to teach English in Japan answers all...

The Guide To Teach English in Prague, Czech Republic

Prague is called the 'Mother of all cities' not for no reason, and it's a premier TEFL destination in Europe as well. Before you teach English in Prague, you might have questions to ask. This guide explicates, what is so special about the capital of the Czech Republic...

The Guide To Teach English in Thailand

Teaching English in Thailand – this sounds like living and working in a place where others spend their vacation. However, the job market is competitive and opportunities for newbie teachers are limited. In this post, you'll learn how to get off to a good start to...

How To Teach English in Colombia – What You Need To Know

Do you want to teach English in Colombia? Although Colombia belongs to Western culture, it's still a "white spot on the map" for many North Americans or Europeans. Here's everything you need to know about living and working in Colombia as an EFL teacher. As I said...

Teaching ESL in India: What You Need To Know

As a practically native-English-speaking country, India may not be on top of your "teach English in..." list. Paid opportunities are rare, but you can teach English in India as a volunteer, too. Read this guide and learn the basics for ESL teachers in India. ESL...

Teaching English in Sri Lanka (As A Volunteer)

This will be a little different from the usual EFL teaching abroad articles. For one thing, the post I am talking about is a volunteer post. “Why should I volunteer as a teacher, when I need money?” I hear you cry. Well here's the thing. If you want to visit a very...

The Best Countries To Teach English For Money

With a slowing economy in many Western countries and the number of college graduates outstripping the number of available jobs, native English teachers are more than ever opting to teach English abroad. Most also see it as a way to travel, explore and immerse...

Live a Little; Teach English in Argentina

I once spent three months in Argentina in the spring of 2012. Two of those months were in the chaotic, yet beautiful metropolis of Buenos Aries and the rest of the time meandering through small towns of Patagonia in the Andes. I've done my fair share  of traveling,...

How To Teach English In Russia

Of all the places to teach English, how about Russia? Yes, Russia! What an experience that would be and the stories you could tell your grandchildren. While Russia may not be on everyone's top five list, there have been and continue to be plenty of English teaching...

The Guide To Teaching English in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

If you are looking to make money teaching English and live in the comforts of modern society, the United Arab Emirates might be your next stop. Nestled in the Middle East, the UAE is an affluent state and the 7th largest oil exporter in the world. There are plenty of...

How About Teaching English In Brazil?

Of all the intriguing countries throughout the world, Brazil might be the most attractive. Beautiful beaches, rainforest, architecture, wonderful people and a growing economy make Brazil the destination of the 21st century. Of course, it has problems like anywhere,...