10 Tips for Brits Working on US Summer Camps

So you’re going to work on a summer camp in America next summer? Well first of all, congratulations on securing your placement. Secondly, don’t panic – I’ve got you covered with a series of posts to help you out in the months before you leave for the US! Make sure you’ve also read my ‘5 Reasons Summer Camp Will Change Your Life‘. This post is…

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American Adventures; Los Angeles – Part 1

Stop 3 on our American Adventure was the home of Hollywood, celebrities and secrets – LOS ANGELES. A place that has topped every bucketlist I’ve written since I was 10 years old, this was the highlight of my trip. In total, we spent just over a week in LA, split between Hollywood and Venice. HOLLYWOOD LA is literally the land of dreamers, and Hollywood is its…

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5 Reasons Summer Camp Will Change Your Life

You’ve probably all seen the films like ‘The Parent Trap’ or ‘Camp Rock’, well summer camps like that exist in real life, and working at one is probably one of the best jobs in the world. If you’ve been to a summer camp as a camper, worked there as a counsellor or are thinking of becoming a counsellor in the future, take a look at…

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American Adventures; Las Vegas & Grand Canyon

Part 3 of my American adventures series is going to be on one of my favourite places that I visited – VEGAS BABY. The flight took off from San Francisco after a few nights exploring the city, you can read my post on that here, and off we flew to the infamous Las Vegas. The flight was only just over an hour, but it meant…

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American Adventures- California Part 1; Santa Cruz & San Jose

How do I describe Santa Cruz? Magical sounds too corny of a word, but it was honestly my first impression of the place. The city has a beautiful beach accompanied by a proper American boardwalk- basically a mini theme park by the ocean. Every Wednesday night the beach boardwalk shows a movie and on Friday a live band plays. So as you can imagine, every…

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