Working in travel and tourism
Travel can be by road, rail, sea or air, and it can be for business or pleasure.
Jobs can be driving cars, lorries, buses or trains or flying planes. Airline cabin crew and train staff help passengers use the transport. There are jobs controlling transport networks, including air traffic controller and transport scheduler. Travel agents help customers plan and book their travel. Tour guides and resort reps help people once they arrive.
Some travel jobs have age restrictions. You have to be 21 to drive a train or bus or fly aircraft. Cabin crew have to be over 18.
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