Today marks an exciting day for travel lovers as Skyscanner has launched its search for the ‘Ultimate Travel Hacker’ and, the lucky winner will receive $40,000 to travel the world for six months.

To enter, avid travellers will need to remix a social media video with their answer to pre-set questions and include some nifty travel hacks, think: clothes-stuff pillows and apple air tags on luggage.

@skyscanner Listen up Australia! Want to get paid to travel? We thought so. We’re looking for an Ultimate Travel Hacker to create awesome content and test hacks for six months. If that sounds like you, then follow the steps in this video for a chance to win. #SkyscannerUltimateTravelHacker #Travel #Skyscanner #TravelTok #TravelHacks ♬ Ultimate Travel Hacker Duet – Skyscanner

For nearly two decades, Skyscanner has been dedicated to giving travellers the most comprehensive, accurate information so they can make the best choices for their trip from flight fares to car hire. So what better way to test travel hacks than to put one of their own travellers to the test?

Starting in Autumn 2023, theUltimate Travel Hacker will be given funds to explore the world and test travel hack theories. From packing tricks to booking tips and destination detective work, this lucky winner will document their experiences and help travellers understand if the hacks are legit.

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Jarrod Kris, Skyscanners Travel Expert, says:Most of us have that one friend who is always one step ahead on how to travel best, whether its a new route or how to get the most out of luggage space. Travel hacks are fast becoming conversation pieces across the internet, but we want to put them to the test in the real world.

Are you ready to take on the challenge? The journey starts right now with the application process. Dont miss this onceinalifetime opportunity to become Skyscanners Ultimate Travel Hacker.

How to apply:

  • Simply choose to Duet Skyscanner’s video on TikTok or Remix it on Instagram with your best
    travel-hacker answers.
  • Remember: Use #SkyscannerUltimateTravelHacker for the video to be considered for

What Skyscanner is looking for:

  • A love for travel: Your suitcase is a permanent resident of your bedroom floor at this point.
  • Be trip ready: You’ll be going on a series of trips, so we need someone with a flexible
    schedule with their passport to hand.
  • Passion for content creation: You love sharing ideas and inspiration with your community

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