This extract from the New Horizons III Survey reports on findings related to work experience travel. Such travel experiences may include working holidays, internships, traineeships, and other types of work & travel programmes that combine cultural exchange with the opportunity to undertake paid work while abroad. The motivations, planning, spending, activities, and impact of work experience travel are discussed. Four country profiles are provided highlighting Canada, France, the UK, and the USA as popular destinations for work abroad experiences. A special section on the Chinese outbound market for work abroad experiences is also included.
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