Special: New Zealand from the West Coast for $450. Roundtrip.
It was the day before graduation. I hadn’t found a job yet. I had planned for that, and had some money saved up to last me at least through the summer. I even had set aside $600 for travel. Figured I’d go visit my roommate in Mexico.
Or I could go to New Zealand. For a fare that would usually get me halfway across the country, I could go halfway around the world!
But what about finding a job? I had just submitted some job applications, and was in the middle of doing a lot of informational interviewing. Wouldn’t it be reckless to just up and go to New Zealand? Continue reading