Sponsored Video - Earn 10,000 Euros to explore and map Seychelles islands

As cool travel jobs go, we think we’ve found our dream one! TomTom is looking for people to spend 2 weeks on the stunning Seychelles islands. If that wasn't enough, the successful applicant will earn 10,000 euros for mapping the islands…there are 115 of them but we can think of worse jobs! All expenses are paid. In fact, here’s what you get if you win:

The trip for 2 weeks mapping and exploring Seychelles islands will include:

• 10,000 euros

• Round trip flights for maximum five people to Seychelles

• Round trip private transfers from the airport to the hotel resort

• 14 nights accommodation at a 4 Star all inclusive beach resort

• Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks each day at the resort

• Use of the resort facilities and activities for the duration of your stay


Here’s the sponsored video overview:



There are 115 islands that make up the Seychelles which has an enviable climate is always warm and without extremes. In this tropical haven the temperature seldom drops below 24°C or rises above 32°C.

One of these islands called Moyenne is owned by Brendon Grimshaw (pictured below) from Yorkshire, England who bought the small island in 1962 for £8,000.



About this mapping job

Successful applicants will need to explore Seychelles islands in a specially equipped mapping car, the first stage of the TomTom map-making process. No mapping experience is needed, but TomTom is looking for people who would enjoy visiting rainforests, banana and coconut plantations, who don't mind great weather and who have a decent sense of direction.




This mapping field work will take anything from a day to 2 weeks depending on how much time is spent sunbathing, swimming or exploring. It's a hard life for some! Here is a map of Seychelles islands if you need to make yourself acquainted with this paradise island (click map to enlarge):





Finally, for all those that apply for this dream job good luck and let us know how you get on. Should be one hell of an adventure!

This post has been sponsored by TomTom.

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