Blogging and swimming prowess get Briton 'best job in the world'
34,000 people vied for the 'best job in the world', but Ben Southall of Britain bested all of the applicants and gets to be the caretaker of a tropical island in Queensland, Australia for six months. Southall impressed with his blogging abilities and swimming prowess. "My swimming is hopefully up to standard, " he says. See his interview here when he was awarded the job which comes with a hefty salary, a three bedroom beach home, a swimming pool and golf cart.