Testimonies

Work and Travel in Marco Island, Florida

Ignacio P
Age: 20
Profession: student
Company and job position where you work: Intern in the financial sector of General Motors Corp. in Argentina

Where did you go?
Marco Island, Florida with the American Hospitality Academy.

How long were you there for?
I did two work and travel programs, that is to say I went for two seasons of 4 months.

How did the experience help you?
It helped me meet people, make friends, make money, get to know places, etc.

How did the internship help you find the job abroad that you do today?
A lot, with my level of English that I acquired I was chosen out of many other applicants.

What would you recommend to someone who wants to follow in your footsteps?
That they do not think too much and they go for it because it is a unique experience.

Why did it suit you to go?
It is a good experience and helps you meet people, make friends, earn money, get to know places, etc.

Where would you recommend other people to go to?
The USA

How did you plan your trip?
The best thing to do is apply for the program with time so that you can do it all calmly and enjoyably.

What jobs are good to do over there?
Waiter (you learn a lot and you earn more money)

How much did you earn on average a month?
US $ 2000

What was the thing that surprised you the most?
The number of people who do the program.