Are remote and picturesque places your thing? This might be the ideal summer-job for you (if you manage to convince your sweetheart).

Great Blasket Island in Ireland is seeking a couple to become summer caretakers. The successful applicants will be the only full-time residents of the unoccupied island. There's no electricity, no hot water and no wifi on the island but a wind turbine should at least generate enough electricity to charge your phone.

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The job is suited for a couple or two friends and involves the management of the island's coffee shop and three vacation cottages. Applicants should be aware that on busy days up to 400 people might visit the island. Wages are discussed on application.

Alice Hayes told CNN that they already had 7,000 applicants six days after posting the job vacancy so might face some competition...