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After this 'Best Job On The Planet' is over in just 10 days should I: A) buy a puppy B) watch movies in bed for a month and chill C) keep traveling D) insert suggestion here. What a wild, wild adventure. I don't feel ANYTHING like the girl that started this trip. I feel like a completely different human. . . . . Thank you @3rdhome ! #BestJobOnThePlanet #LuxuryTravel #Croatia #StayWorldly

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We all know our Chinese friends love taking pictures of anything and everything. And so do I. It's easy to say that I felt very, very much at home in China because of this. I casually set up my tripod ready to take my advanced selfie and an older Chinese man became very interested in the process. He couldn't understand how I was controlling my camera from my phone. So he watched for a while as I posed and snapped away, went up to my camera and investigated. Eventually I just invited him into my piccie (swipe to see). Such a legendary simple moment of joy exchanged between two strangers. Sometimes people ask me if it's scary/lonely/weird/insert other concerns here, when you travel solo. Not one bit. You make friends and meet new people so much easier than you otherwise would. Hence why I'm such a huge fan of travel (and also solo travel). What amazing travel stories do you have - either a crazy adventure or a simple encounter with a stranger that you will never forget? . . . . #BestJobOnThePlanet @3rdhome #TravelMore #LuxuryTravel #StayWorldly

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Am I lonely at all when traveling? How could I be lonely when I have WILSON! I just finished exploring the island in Fiji where they filmed Castaway with Tom Hanks. The captain told me that it's impossible to walk around the island....so whilst finishing up my swim there, I spontaneously decided to check if he's correct and I ended up with battered feet, sunburn and dehydration, but it turns out the captain was wrong 😉 (I'm not so good at people telling me something is impossible) Half way around the island, I started feeling like I was part of the movie. Around every corner I thought it was the end of my exploration but it kept going and going. The island was much bigger than I thought. And so some desperation set in since I didn't tell one person where I was and it was pretty damn hot. But whatever, I was totally fine and the adventure just added to the awesomeness of the visit to this Fiji island. . . . I've had a really great week this week. Thanks @tradewindslife and @3rdhome for organizing this first of a kind getaway for me! #BestJobOnThePlanet #TravelMore #Fiji #Castaway #StayWorldly

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Oh hey. I'm Sorelle. Thanks you crazy, strange, awesome 100k+ plus of you here on Instagram that are interested in my life. Thanks for being there with me in the good and bad. The fun and awkward. The new and old. I'm sure in real life we'd hug it out and be besties. That thought brings me joy. . . . 📷 @aminebaj ✊🏻

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Home for the week 💎🙏🏻 I've thoroughly enjoyed disconnecting from the online world this week. Tiny moments of connection are available but otherwise I'm totally present where I am with the people on the boat in the stunning Fiji land. I've gone diving, snorkeling, I've experienced local village life and ate too much food. 5 days to go. A week I really truly need to start unwinding after this mad and fast paced 12 week adventure. . . . @tradewindslife @3rdhome #BestJobOnThePlanet #Fiji #StayWorldly #LuxuryTravel

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So many things about China surprised me. Me being an instant superstar was just one thing. I had numerous photo shoots with strangers that wanted a selfie with me and at one stage I had 4 large cameras on me for 10 minutes with very kind and excited locals posing next to me. Quite the mesmerizing experience. It also shocked me that with a population as big as China's, I never felt crowded, even in the most touristy spots. The perfectly designed city is extremely spacious. Genius work China. Well done. Interestingly also, there are very few non-Chinese tourists around. At the extremely popular Summer Palace there might have been 20 foreign tourists in total. I couldn't believe it! I just want to take a moment to thank Liz Bates from @3rdhome who organized every detail of my trip. Her role is to serve the club members and organize their itineraries, drivers, make suggestions and everything else to make the visit as best as it can be. I can guarantee that without your help Liz, lots of my precious and limited time in China would have been wasted so THANK YOU! . . . #BestJobOnThePlanet #LuxuryTravel #StayWorldly #China #Beijing

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I realize there's a lot of new people following here that don't know what wild adventure I'm on currently. So...sit back, relax and enjoy this crazy story. In May, @3rdhome who is a luxury travel and home exchange club, ran a competition called the 'Best Job On The Planet'. It was for one person to win the dream job of traveling to 12 luxurious homes valued at $2.5m on average all over the world, documenting the experience through videos, photos and articles. And so little Sorellie submitted her 1 minute application video along with 17,000 others. There were three rounds with different criteria, narrowing down to just 14 worthy finalists. It was a very, very tough, stressful and intense competition, specifically because my life at the time was not exactly flash hot awesome and I knew this was exactly what I needed to turn my life into the awesome adventure I wanted. But nevertheless, the heavens shone upon me and...this chickie came out victorious! Woo! Fast forward just a couple of months later to August 1 and it was just me, a suitcase and my fast racing, excited heart about to embark on a whirlwind experience. Dreams do come true kids. They really do. What's a dream you so desperately want for yourself to come true? . . . #BestJobOnThePlanet #LuxuryTravel #StayWorldly

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My grandpa was born and partially raised in China. Although totally Polish/Russian, he used to joke he was Chinese. He had dementia in his final years and no matter how many times I'd speak phrases to him in Chinese, he would light up. I could say xie xie (thank you) every 5 minutes and his reaction was the same. Pure joy. It made me realize he must of had a truly weak spot for China. I was always curious to know why. And these last 3 days, I was lucky enough thanks to my amazing 'Best Job On The Planet' with @3rdhome to experience the gem that is China. The food, the architecture, the respect I felt from the people, the kindness of the people, the culture (and their love of taking photos of anything and everything which made me feel right at home 😉) This country has left in in awe. I now understand grandpa why China had such a special place in your heart. I'm forever grateful I got to experience your home country ❤️ . . . #China #BestJobOnThePlanet #GreatWallOfChina #StayWorldly #LuxuryTravel

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I've come a long way from being a pale, rugged up Australian living in Iceland, to lounging by a luxury pool in Bali, indulging in the beautiful light hits and shadows. It hit me just yesterday that I'm on the final stretch for the 'Best Job On The Planet'. So sad! . . I've been to: Scotland, England, America, Dominican Republic, Bahamas, Costa Rica, Croatia, Spain, Indonesia, China, Fiji tomorrow, then the final destination (it's insane where I'm ending this trip). . . Which has been your favorite so far? Which destination are you desperate to go to now? . . . Thank you @3rdhome ! #BestJobOnThePlanet #StayWorldly #LuxuryTravel

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Today was my one day exploring the city of Beijing. It exceeded my expectations by a long shot. The culture is very strongly ingrained in China. The respect for the people, religion and history is very prominent. I fell in love with this moment in the picture watching two young Chinese artists painting the column inside one of the prayer halls in The Forbidden City with a teeny tiny little brush. This is how it was done thousands of years ago. This is how it's done today. The majority of the day I exchanged so many smiles and laughs with strangers, I was treated with much more respect than ever before in my life and was stunned by the the architecture al around, which is probably one of my favourite in the world. Immense love and appreciation for this country and the people. I somehow feel very comfortable and very much at home in this country. A massive dream come true. Total tears of joy for having the chance to be here. Have you been to China? Do you dream of coming to China? . . . . #BestJobOnThePlanet #LuxuryTravel #StayWorldly #China #Beijing Thank you @3rdhome !

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