Locum Tenens News


Below you'll find culture and travel news for locum tenens doctors of every stripe. Discover Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean in our Locum Tenens Lifestyle section. If you're looking for more insider advice about an assignment overseas, head to Locum 101.

Australian Culture

Where to go and what to do in the Australian Alps
Where to go and what to do in the Australian Alps
You've heard of the Swiss Alps in Switzerland, right? And the Southern Alps in New Zealand? How about the Australian Alps? These beauties decorate quite a large portion of southeastern Australia.
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New Zealand Culture

3 top scenic rail journeys on the North and South Islands
3 top scenic rail journeys on the North and South Islands
Rail travel is often forgotten as a mode of transportation. But it still exists; it's alive and well! And believe it or not it's a very enjoyable mode of transportation.
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Canadian Culture

Top 3 family-friendly New Year's Eve celebrations in Canada
Top 3 family-friendly New Year's Eve celebrations in Canada
There are a slew of family-oriented events and firework shows across this great land. Without further ado we present to you our top 3 favorite family-friendly celebrations throughout Canada.
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Caribbean Culture

4 sightseeing tours in the U.S.V.I. you're sure to love
4 sightseeing tours in the U.S.V.I. you're sure to love
If you're locum-ing in the U.S. Virgin Islands right now (or in the near future) and don't know where to venture, no worries we've gathered four great sightseeing tours for you to check out.
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United Arab Emirates Culture

United Arab Emirates tops the travel destination charts
United Arab Emirates tops the travel destination charts
Travel to the United Arab Emirates is heating up. What better excuse to visit this portion of the Persian Gulf than on an international locum tenens assignment?
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Chinese Culture

Beijing: Understanding Chinese etiquette before you go
Beijing: Understanding Chinese etiquette before you go
You'd better believe if you take a locum tenens assignment in China that you'll discover an enchanting culture steeped in tradition. That said a crash course in local etiquette isn't a bad idea.
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