Do you sit at your work space and browse through pictures of all the wonders in the world longingly more than a little often? Most of us do, and then we feel blue and probably go drown our sorrows in unhealthy habits. There is chance for redemption though! If you just put your mind to it, there are a host of jobs for people of different qualifications just waiting to be picked up. Check out some of the jobs you could do that combine work and travel!
You might have to start with paying for your own travel, but if your writings get enough exposure, then embassies from different countries will literally pay you to go there, experience and write about them.
English teachers are extremely sought after, so having a background in literature can hold you in good stead in several parts of the world. You can even do volunteer teaching work where your food and accomodation are sorted in the more distant places.